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Local authority parking: contravention codes and penalties

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Seeks views about introducing a more flexible system for setting penalty charge contravention codes and simplifying penalty charge bands.

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Consultation description

Consultation seeking views on introducing a more flexible system for:

  • the procedure of setting penalty charge contravention codes
  • simplifying penalty charge bands

The changes involve:

  • removing the requirement that a new order is made each time the contravention codes are amended
  • scrapping the rarely used lower band in penalty charges


Local authority parking: simplifying contravention codes and penalties

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Published 19 January 2016