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 750 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

14/02/2019 - Monday Musing - How realistic is a world of completely autonomous cars?

There's so much hype and speculation about autonomous vehicles (AVs) that there probably isn’t a day that goes by without an article on the... read more

24/01/2019 - Monday Musing - The TRO Discovery Project: preparing for a connected and driverless future

The TRO Discovery Project: preparing for a connected and driverless future     Are driverless vehicles really on their way? Digital... read more

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