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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26/07/2018 10:00 - Joint BPA Healthcare & Higher Education Group Meeting

This is a meeting for members of the Healthcare & Higher Education Groups Finding solutions to common hospital and higher education park...read more

13/09/2018 09:00 - Parking Scotland Expo 2018

 The annual Parking Scotland Expo will be returning to the Golden Lion Hotel in Stirling, on 13 September 2018.    ...read more

21/09/2018 10:00 - Parking Structures Group Meeting

This is a meeting for members of the Parking Structures Group. Knowledge sharing, best practice and life car planning.  Venue:&nbs...read more

19/07/18 - Parking (Code of Practice) Bill reaches Committee Stage

The Parking (Code of Practice) Bill has reached the next stage in the parliamentary process and will be discussed today (19th July 2018) at the Palace... read more

16/07/18 - They get my heart racing

There is nothing like a parking ticket coming through the post, to get my heart racing. One dropped on my doormat the other day and I panicked. If I... read more

02/07/18 - Monday Musings - I love pavements

I fell in love with pavements after being deprived of them for four years - the reason being, I lived in Nepal then Uganda. I returned to the UK nine... read more