Below is the online application for Rockport Stickers. Stickers may be purchased online by filling out and submitting this online application on or after . Please first answer whether you are a Rockport resident or non-resident, and indicate if you qualify for a senior (65+) discount. Senior (65+) discounts only apply to Resident Parking Stickers and PAYT Stickers. Please note that only vehicles registered to a Senior (65+) will qualify for the discounted Senior rate. Please be sure to provide all required information with the application to avoid delays in receiving your stickers. Once you have successfully submitted your application, you will receive an email notification of your order. Upon verification of your information, you will receive an email that your order has been successfully processed and will be mailed to you. If you have any questions regarding the available stickers or the ordering process, please call us at (508) 381-5456.
Transfer Station Regulations can be seen here: Transfer Station Regulations Effective April 1, 2018.
Please note: All Rockport household and business units are required to purchase separate Transfer Station Stickers for each unit. If you own/manage multiple units and/or transport trash for additional dwellings, you must complete a separate application for each unit.
Resident Parking Stickers: Resident Parking Stickers may be issued to Rockport Residents only. If you rent property, a one (1) year minimum lease is required. Parking Stickers are necessary for anyone wishing to park in the Resident Lots and Resident Only parking spaces around town. The Resident Lots are located next to Town Hall, on T-Wharf, and at the end of Seaview Street. The Resident Parking Stickers are also good at many parking locations restricted to Rockport Residents near downtown and the beaches. A vehicle’s license plate number must be supplied for each Resident Parking Sticker purchased when applying. The cost of Resident Parking Stickers is $35 for Residents under 65 years of age and $25 for Seniors (Residents 65 or older in age). The Resident parking stickers are valid through May 31, .
Non-resident Beach Stickers: Non-Resident Beach Stickers may be purchased by any Non-Residents. Non-Resident Beach Stickers allow Non-Residents to park at the Seaview Street Parking lot with access to Cape Hedge Beach and Long Beach only. There is also limited parking at the end of South Street near Cape Hedge Beach. (The Non-resident Beach Sticker does not allow you to park anywhere that "Resident (Sticker) Parking Only" signs are posted.) The cost of the Non-Resident Beach Sticker is $150. The non-resident beach stickers are valid through May 31, .
Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) Stickers: PAYT Stickers are required for access to the Transfer Station. Rockport Residents and Business Owners whose businesses are established in Rockport are eligible to purchase stickers. All Rockport household and business units are required to purchase separate Transfer Station Stickers for each unit. If you own/manage multiple units and/or transport trash for additional dwellings, you must complete a separate application for each unit. All trash must be contained in PAYT bags. You have access to recycling and the swap shop as usual, but you pay for the trash that you throw away by purchasing PAYT Bags to contain the trash that you dispose of into the solid waste trailers. PAYT Bags may be purchased at Ace Hardware, Cumberland Farms, Rockport Market, Seaview Farms, Shaw’s (Gloucester), Stop & Shop (Gloucester) and Town Hall. The PAYT Bags will not be sold online or by mail. The cost of a PAYT Sticker is $90 for any Rockport Residents and Business Owners under 65 years of age and $75 for Seniors 65 and older. Additional PAYT Stickers can be purchased for other vehicles garaged at the same household at a cost of $10 for each additional sticker. Additional stickers should be ordered on the same application as the full price PAYT Sticker. The PAYT stickers are valid through May 31, .
Transfer Station Coupons: Transfer station coupons allow you to drop specified items at the Rockport Transfer Station. Each coupon is good for a single bulk/specialty item. To purchase transfer station coupons, first check the Rockport Transfer Station Special Coupon Fees, and select coupons accordingly. If you have any questions about which coupons to purchase, call the Rockport Department of Public Works at (978) 546-3525.
DUE TO OFFICE CLOSURES RELATED TO COVID-19, THERE MAY BE A DELAY IN RECEIVING YOUR STICKER(S). WE ARE WORKING HARD TO GET THESE TO YOU AS SOON AS POSSIBLE WHILE MAINTAINING A SAFE ENVIRONMENT. WE APPRECIATE YOUR PATIENCE.
If you have any questions, please call City Hall Systems (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm) at 508-381-5456
or email us at Rockport.MA.US@CityHallSystems.com .