Ministerial approval of the BPA and our work

Parkex the flagship parking and traffic management conference was opened this year by a personalised introductory video from the Minister for Local Government Rishi Sunak MP who has responsibility for parking matters. In his introduction, Rishi noted how closely he and his team have worked with the BPA on the recent Parking (Code of Practice) Act and why the Act is so important. Watch his full introduction.

Rishi also reiterated his support for the Positive Parking Agenda (PPA) saying: "I'm pleased to support the Positive Parking Agenda to help raise awareness of the excellent work that the parking sector does."

Rishi also highlighted his full support for our campaign Halt the Hate, which aims to tackle hate crime targeted at Civil Enforcement Officers.

He concluded by thanking everyone for their work, saying: ‘I look forward to working with you to make the industry the best it can be.'