BPA Membership for Individuals

Whether you are looking to enhance your skills, broaden your knowledge of the sector, or simply keep up to date, BPA individual membership will support you every step of the way. Individual membership provides professional recognition and a range of career development opportunities.  Join our growing and vibrant community of parking professionals today. 

As well as enjoying the many benefits outlined below, our individual members now also have access to hundreds of e-learning courses on a range of topic areas. Contact membership@britishparking.co.uk to find out more or simply complete the application form at the bottom of this page.

There are 5 grades of individual membership.  Annual membership fees can be seen here.   


Individual membership benefits

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  • Providing you with learning support and advice to maximise your career opportunities within parking
  • Access to parking qualifications and other learning and development opportunities 
  • Advice and guidance on career progression
  • Continuous professional development tools and resources
  • Dedicated members' area on our website, including access to our knowledge library
  • Opportunities to stand for election to the association's influential Council of Representatives and to sit on the Professional Development and Standards board

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  • Demonstrate your experience and professional expertise through our qualifications grading structure 
  • Post nominal letters that reflect your level of expertise and experience to peers and employers
  • Opportunities to be nominated for a Queen's honour or to attend one of the royal garden parties
  • Ability to share your expertise and actively contribute towards the development of others within the profession

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  • Connecting you with the wider parking community, including access to the parking profession's most influential leaders
  • Invitations to attend some of our prestigious events, such as the AGM and President's Reception
  • Speaker opportunities at our Annual Conference and Parkex, Europe's largest dedicated parking exhibition
  • Opportunities to attend country, regional and interest group meetings

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  • Access to in-house knowledge bank and wider membership technical expertise
  • Dedicated account manager for one to one support, information and advice
  • BPA Lawline, offering up to 30 minutes of free legal advice for our members
  • Access to the latest publications, guidance, case studies and information notes
  • Regular e-newsletters and Parking News magazine keeping you up to date with sector news and innovations 

To discuss how BPA membership could help you, please contact membership@britishparking.co.uk

*some benefits are dependent on grade of membership


Individual BPA membership is free for the first 12 months for those who have gained a relevant parking qualification*? Contact membership@britishparking.co.uk to find out more.

 *relevant parking qualifications are the Level 2 award for parking enforcement officers and the Level 3 award in notice processing

For Fellow and Retired memberships please contact the Membership team for more information.

To apply, please complete this  application form