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03 June 2019 - Monday Musing: Invest to Impress

Monday Musing: Invest to Impress  We all want to improve, whether to move up the ranks, or to impress someone, or perhaps instead it is to make your current role easier. Investing in yourself can boost confidence, enhance your credibi... read more

30 May 2019 - BPA leads the world with data standards to improve the customer experience of parking

The British Parking Association (BPA) is leading a project to create and deliver new world-leading national parking data standards that will revolutionise the way drivers find, book and pay for parking, and increase accessibility to places inclu... read more

27 May 2019 - Election Update!!!

Election Update!!! We are at the mid-point of the BPA Council Election season!!! The BPA, like most membership associations, is governed through member democracy. This means that every member of our Association has a say in how we are run. ... read more

20 May 2019 - Presidents Reception 2019 Ballot Now Open!

Presidents Reception 2019 Ballot Now Open! Win a place at this year’s BPA President's Reception at the House of Commons. The event, which is taking place on Tuesday 16 July, will welcome the new President, John McArdle, and provides a gre... read more

20 May 2019 - Monday Musing:- Walk to School week - reduce vehicle emissions around schools

Monday Musing - its Walk to School week If you do school runs remember it is Walk to School week this week which aims to reduce emissions around schools. We support this great campaign and encourage our members to too. Two thirds of parents are... read more

15 May 2019 - New BPA Vice President

New BPA Vice President  The results are in and after a gruelling campaign and several recounts to confirm, we are delighted to announce that Mike Marrs of Marston Holdings is our new Vice President! Mike will beg... read more

14 May 2019 - We’ve upgraded!

Our new CRM is live! We have been making changes to improve the systems used to manage your membership online and we're delighted to announce that we've successfully made the transition from our old system to a shiny new CRM! The new syste... read more

13 May 2019 - Monday Musing: My First Year

Monday Musing: My First Year Dani Graham, PA and Corporate Assistant on her first year working for the BPA How have you found your first year? I have loved my first year at the BPA and cannot believe how quickly it has gone! I nev... read more

06 May 2019 - Monday Musing: The Increasing Importance of Data for Car Park Operators

The Increasing Importance of Data for Car Park Operators Data is a hot topic. Barely a week goes by when the concept of smart cities, a city that utilises various types of electronic Internet of Things (IoT) sensors to collect data and then use... read more

06 May 2019 - The Dogs Die in Hot Cars campaign is live

The Dogs Die in Hot Cars campaign goes live The RSPCA receive thousands of calls each year of animals being left alone in cars on warm days. These dogs are often found in our members’ car parks which is why we are very happy to be one of... read more