I received my parking permit already. It is a small piece of windscreen sticker which allows me to park my car in the designated spaces from August 08 to August 09. At the moment, I am using the temporary parking permit. Some people are puzzled by the dates mentioned because most companies normally operate from January until the end of December.
The only answer that I know is that this college is following the academic year which starts from 1st of August until 31st of July the following year. On the other hand, my leaves work out from 1st September until 31st of August.