Consultation outcome

Remote control parking and motorway assist: proposals for amending regulations and the Highway Code

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Remote control parking and motorway assist: proposals for amending regulations and the Highway Code: government Response

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Detail of outcome

A government response has been published on proposals to amend regulations and allow the parking of cars via a remote device. We will continue:

  • amending legislation, via statutory instrument, to clarify the use of remote control parking
  • to regulate in a programme of reform and policy development, working closely with industry and other stakeholders

The response was released on 16 May 2018.

Original consultation

Summary

Proposed changes to regulations to allow parking of cars via a remote device.

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Consultation description

Seeking views on:

  • amending regulation 110 of the Construction and Use Regulations
  • making subsequent changes to the Highway Code to clarify use of advanced driver assistance systems, namely remote control parking and motorway assist functions

This consultation is a follow up to our previous consultation held last year.

Documents

Remote control parking and motorway assist proposals for amending regulation and the Highway Code

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Published 19 December 2017
Last updated 16 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Government response released.
  2. First published.