Beach Parking Permit

No Lifeguards on duty till May 25th, 2024. See Map for info on which locations need a permit.


Type and Required Documents:

Residents/Homeowners | Beach Permit
Fee: $50 Full Season

Valid vehicle registration with a physical Southampton Town address. If your vehicle registration has only a post office box, or a physical address located outside of the town, OR if you are a Southampton Town resident who lives in the Incorporated Village of Sag Harbor, you will need to provide additional documentation as follows:

  • A current Southampton Town Tax Bill - name must match that on your car registration. No P.O. Boxes accepted.
    • Year-Round-Renters - Three utility bills (Cable or Electric Only): one current, one dating back six months, and one dating back 12 months to prove residency. Renters name on utility bills must be the same as car registration.

Senior Citizens (Residents) Beach Permit 
Fee: $40 Full Season  (age 62+).

  • In addition to proof of residency (see Resident/Homeowners requirements), must provide proof of age 62+.

Veterans/Fire/EMS/Mil (Residents) | Beach Permit
Vet. No Charge (Proof Required)
Fire/EMS/Mil. No Charge (Must be on roster & ID Required)

  • Required to show copy of DD214 or Vet status for proof of eligibility plus residency requirements (see Resident/Homeowners requirements).

Non Resident Full Season | Beach Permit 
Fee: $450 Full Season 

  • Must provide a copy of their vehicle registration

Incorporated Village of Sag Harbor Residents who live on EAST HAMPTON side of village
Long Beach ONLY | Beach Permit 
Fee: $50 Full Season 

  • This beach parking permit includes Long Beach, Sagg Main, Mecox, & Scott Cameron beaches ONLY. 
  • Must provide current Sag Harbor Village Tax Bill name must match that on your car registration. No P.O. Boxes accepted. Year-round renters must provide 3- utility bills (12mo, 6mo, current-cable or electric only) and Sag Harbor Village Tax bill along with their registration.

Incorporated Village of Sag Harbor Residents who live on EAST HAMPTON side of village
Non Resident Full /Season | Beach Permit
Fee: $400 Full Season 

  • This permit allows for parking at all Town of Southampton beach access and road ends.
  • Must provide current Sag Harbor Village Tax Bill, name must match that on your car registration. No P.O. Boxes accepted. Year-round renters must provide 3- utility bills (12mo, 6mo, current--cable or electric only) and Sag Harbor Village Tax bill along with their registration.

Old Ponquogue Bridge Marine Park | Beach Permit
This permit is needed 24/7, 365 days to launch a boat at the Old Ponquogue Bridge Marine Park.  For parking only it is valid for 24 hours from May 15th to Sept 15th.
Fee: $100 Full Season 

  • You will need a valid vehicle registration.

Town Employee | Beach Permit
Those who are eligible for a Town Employee permit will only be issued ONE permit per person per season.
Fee: $75 Full Season

  • Town issued employee ID required.
  • You will need a valid vehicle registration.

Payments: Online transactions may be paid with Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express. All online transactions will incur a non-refundable permit fee of $2.25. Credit Cards, checks or  cash will be accepted at walk-in locations, starting April. Note: A $25 service fee will be charged for all checks returned by the bank.

Reissued Permit Fee

  • $10 per permit