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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Training and Events

All training + events

22/01/2019 - One Bill to Rule them All?

  We are all aware of the Parliamentary shenanigans going on over Brexit. Every day seems to bring a new crunch vote for the Government. Despite... read more

21/01/2019 - Monday Musing - BPA Governance: Working for you and with you

2019 promises to be great year for the BPA for a variety of reasons but one of the most important will be developments in our Governance structure. read more

09/01/2019 - Minister supports Positive Parking Agenda

Rishi Sunak MP, Minister for Local Government has written to us giving his support for the Positive Parking Agenda following a private meeting we had... read more