Victoria Day Holiday Hours and Parking

City of Victoria facilities will be observing the holiday schedule below for Victoria Day. Police, fire and those who provide emergency streets and utility services are available 24/7.

Closed for Victoria Day

City Hall
Beacon Hill Park Maintenance Yard
Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre
Public Works Yard
Victoria Conference Centre and Administration Office

Kitchen Scraps and Garbage Collection

Kitchen Scraps and Garbage collection will not occur on Monday, May 20. You can view your Kitchen Scraps and Garbage collection schedule here.

Garden Waste Drop-Off

City of Victoria residents can drop off their garden waste, year-round at the Public Works Yard at 417 Garbally Road, Saturdays from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Please bring a City of Victoria utility bill or a driver's licence which shows residence at a property that has Kitchen Scraps and Garbage service. This service is not for commercial use. The garden waste drop-off area will be open on Saturday, May 18. For more information, call 250.361.0400 or click here.

Emergency Streets and Utilities Services

Emergency streets and utility services are not affected by the holiday and can be contacted day or night at 250.361.0400.


Parking downtown will be FREE at City parkades and at on-street meters on Monday, May 20 for Victoria Day. 

Pay parking at on-street meters is in effect daily from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., except on holidays. Sunday on-street parking has a four-hour time limit, with a fee of $2 per hour in a 90-minute zone and $1 per hour in other areas of downtown.

Parking is FREE at City parkades on Sundays and holidays. Pay parking is in effect 24/7 at the City's surface parking lots. Learn more about parking downtown.

The City of Victoria wishes you and your family a safe and Happy Victoria Day!