Guidance

Setting and enforcing parking policies

The government’s policy framework to help local councils set parking policies and enforce parking restrictions.

Document

Operational guidance to local authorities: parking policy and enforcement

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Parking control operational guidance for local councils which:

  • sets out the government policy framework by which we believe local councils should be setting their parking policies
  • tells local councils of changes resulting from the introduction of the Traffic Management Act 2004
  • advises enforcement authorities of the procedures to follow with regard to enforcing parking restrictions
Published 25 March 2008
Last updated 25 March 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated version of operational guidance published.
  2. A new draft of this guidance has been published.
  3. First published.