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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17/10/2018 10:00 - Retail & Leisure Group Meeting

Venue: Congress Centre, 28 Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3LS Times: 10:00 - 15:00 * Please note that, while we endeavour to confir...read more

18/10/2018 - Disabled Motoring UK 2018 Awards - A DMUK Event

An exquisite black tie occasion including a three-course meal, drinks, live music and the award ceremony itself  Venue: Victory Service...read more

25/10/2018 11:30 - EV charging webinar

Join us online, 25 October at 11:30 Are you interested in EV charging?  Are you looking to get involved but don't know where to s...read more

15/10/18 - Special guest for Members’ Dinner announced!

A footballing legend will be joining us at the year's Members' Dinner. read more

10/10/18 - Let’s set the record straight with some facts about private parking

This is Money is campaigning for a change in the private parking sector. And so are we! That’s why we have long called for a single Code of Practice... read more

05/10/18 - Leading the parking community with a fantastic day at Conference!

The highest turnout ever for a BPA conference gathered at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel for an enthralling day of networking, knowledge sharing and... read more