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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22/01/2019 - Traffic + Parking - a Landor LINKS event

This is an event by Landor LINKS in Manchester on 22 January 2019. For more information on this event and to register, click here. ...read more

19/02/2019 09:30 - BPA AOS Conference 2019

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08/03/2019 - British Parking Awards - a Landor LINKS event

This is an event by Landor LINKS in London on 8 March 2019. For more information on this event and to register, click here. P...read more

12/12/18 - British Parking Awards deadline extended

The British Parking Awards 2019 recognises excellence in management, design and innovation in both the on-street and off-street parking sector. To... read more

11/12/18 - POPLA delivers free and independent appeals for over a quarter of a million motorists

The British Parking Association (BPA) welcomes the latest Annual Report from POPLA (Parking on Private Land Appeals), which demonstrates how a truly... read more

05/12/18 - Tackling the issue of Persistent Evaders for Politics First

Groundbreaking research being carried out by the BPA and one of its members Penham Excel reveals a growing number of drivers are regularly and... read more