Parking strategies, enforcement, restrictions, suspension signs, bays and charges.


  1. Parking fines and penalty charge notices

    How to pay or challenge a penalty charge notice (PCN) or parking ticket - fixed penalty notice (FPN), standard or excess charge notice

  2. Pay a parking fine

    Find out how to pay a local council for a parking fine or parking ticket - if it’s a penalty charge notice (PCN)

  3. Get a parking permit

    Your council has information on parking permit schemes in your area

  4. Challenge a parking fine

    Contact a local council to challenge a parking fine or parking ticket - if it’s a penalty charge notice (PCN)

  5. Apply for a dropped kerb

    A dropped kerb allows vehicles to cross the pavement from the road to a driveway - contact your local council to find out how to apply for a dropped kerb

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Guidance and regulation

  1. How local authorities should enforce parking restrictions
  2. Parking on private land
  3. Civil parking enforcement in England
  4. Disabled parking badges statistics pre-release access list
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News and communications

  1. £4 million awarded for tech which gives motorists advance notice of congestion and available parking spaces
  2. Free electric vehicle parking space for thousands in Milton Keynes
  3. Operation Stack: Routing announced to Manston
  4. Independent Parking Committee Ltd become the second Accredited Trade Association for the private parking industry
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Research and statistics

  1. National survey of lorry parking
  2. Off street issued penalty charge notices (PCNs) (CPE02)
  3. Penalty charge notices (PCNs) issued and paid by local authority (CPE04)
  4. On street issued penalty charge notices (PCNs) (CPE01)
  5. Civil parking enforcement statistics 2009/10
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Local authority parking: contravention codes and penalties
  2. Managing freight vehicles through Kent
  3. Management of freight vehicles through Kent
  4. Local authority parking strategies
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Appeal success rate of POPLA and IAS
  2. Operation Stack – road closure (FOI 723943)
  3. Independent appeals service for parking on private land
  4. Parking suspension signs authorisations
  5. Additional car parking at Bedwyn station
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