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The Deregulation Act 2015

April 10, 2015

The Deregulation Act is now in force which is good news for motorists It redresses the balance a little therefore making parking enforcement fairer. The government have acknowledged that some local authorities may be using parking enforcement for ...

10 Minute Mandatory Grace Period in Parking Bays

April 6, 2015

From 6 April 2015, Local authorities must give a 10 minute grace period to vehicles parked in dedicated paid for parking bays after the expiry of paid for time. It is not a free parking period and in order to benefit from it you must have first paid ...

CCTV enforcement could be banned from January 2014

September 27, 2013

Wow, at last great news for the motorist! Today Eric Pickles the communities secretary announces a 6 week consultation into ending cctv enforcement of parking contraventions. The consultation will also include proposals to reimburse motorists for ...

Parking fines could increase to £140

August 1, 2010

Despite a coalition pledge to end the war on motorists the government is considering proposals that would raise fines substantially for cash strapped councils many of whom can’t seem to make a profit from issuing pieces of paper demanding ...