Who we are

The British Parking Association is a not for profit organisation, representing, promoting and influencing the parking and traffic management profession throughout the UK and Europe.

Our membership of more than 700 organisations and individuals includes local authorities, car park operators, retail parks, healthcare facilities, universities, railway stations, technology providers, trainers and consultants.

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What we do

As the recognised authority in parking we actively represent and promote the valuable work our members carry out every day. We are continually advancing knowledge, raising standards and professionalism, and using our influence to deliver excellence in parking for the benefit of all.

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13 Jun 2018 09:00 - Parkex 2018

Parking is constantly changing, and so is Parkex. The next Parkex will take place at The Ricoh Arena, Coventry  from the 13 - 14 June. ...read more

13 Jun 2018 14:00 - Retail & Leisure Group Meeting

Venue: The Ricoh Arena, Judds Lane, Coventry, CV6 6GE  Times 14:00 - 16:30 * Please note that, while we endeavour to confirm ...read more

14 Jun 2018 11:45 - Local Authority Parking Summit - Brought to you by the BPA Local Authority Group

Venue: The Ricoh Arena, Judds Lane, Coventry, CV6 6GE  Times 11:45 - 13:15 * Please note that, while we endeavour to confirm ...read more

16/05/18 - 2018 Public Sector Innovation event

Public Space Innovation is the trade event for councils, large developers, associations and community enterprises to find the inspiration, advice and... read more

10/05/18 - BPA members: win a place at the BPA President's Reception 2018!

Win the chance to attend this year's President's Reception by entering one of our ballots! What have you got to loose? read more

09/05/18 - Coming soon Transports Publics 2018, the European Mobility Exhibition

Transports Publics attracts over 11.000 participants each edition, and is a fantastic way to discuss and discover the latest innovations for urban... read more