Resident Sticker and Singing Beach Information
ALL vehicles registered in Manchester-by-the-Sea will receive a RESIDENT STICKER in the MAIL each year.
Stickers are valid from June 1st through May 31st.
**Vehicles that are not registered in Town: Driver must bring proof of vehicle ownership and Manchester residence to the Town Clerk’s office.
LOST STICKERS can be replaced with proof of ownership and residence along with the payment of a $10 replacement fee.
STICKERS are to be adhered on the DRIVERS SIDE OF THE FRONT WINDSHIELD.
STICKERS allow access to all resident and beach parking as well as access to the transfer station.
Entrance to SINGING BEACH will still require a WALK ON TAG. See below for more information on the tags.
Sticker Distribution Policies
The Board of Selectmen endorses the following policies for the distribution of stickers:
Receive a resident sticker
Non-resident Property Owners
Residential: A sticker may be issued to a non-resident who owns a Manchester residential property. The owner must personally present the vehicle registration and proof of ownership which could be a tax bill or other legal document.
Childcare Placard is valid only on weekdays and may be issued to a child-care employee of a resident of Manchester. Proof of employment and vehicle registration must be shown. The fee is $50 and allows for resident and beach parking Monday through Friday and does not a include walk on tag.
Resident Caregiver Placard is free and valid at all times for resident and beach parking. No walk on tag is included.
Temporary Summer Rentals
Visitors with a valid lease or contract of 1 week or more may purchase a temporary parking placard for $50 per week that allows for resident and beach parking and does not include a walk on tag.
Visiting Relatives and Friends
Visiting relatives or friends are not eligible for a temporary parking placard.
BEACH WALK ON TAGS
Entrance to Singing Beach always requires a WALK ON TAG
between 9am-5pm for everyone between the ages of 12 and 65.