Contravention Code 22

Re-parked in the same parking space within 1 hour of leaving – Contravention Code 22

In some areas you are only permitted to park for a maximum period. You are not then permitted to re-park in the same row of bays within one hour. You must move your car to a different row of bays.


How to have your penalty charge notice (PCN) for this parking contravention cancelled.

We may be able to assist you in having your penalty charge notice for this contravention cancelled.

Follow our 3 stage process:

1 Check: Specific grounds for appeal for this contravention (below on this page)
This may also include diagrams and pictures showing signage requirements etc.

2 Check: General grounds for appeal
Applies to most contraventions.

3 Check: Summarised parking adjudicators decisions
Includes details of example cases won.


Specific grounds of appeal for this contravention


1.The Road side signage must state clearly the maximum time allowed and that you are not allowed to return within a period of one hour. The rules usually apply not just to the parking space in which you are parked, but that particular row of uninterrupted bays. It is not usually an offence however to park for the maximum time allowed in a bay and then re-park your car on the other side of the road or in a separate row of bays. The signs must also be clear and at regular intervals. please see below.

Below we show diagrams of the signs which must be in situ by law and much more information that will help you decide whether to appeal against your penalty charge notice.



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