Decision details

Car Parking Strategy / Procurement Plan

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Parking Strategy has been drafted to provide an overview and direction of travel with respect to the long term approach to parking provision across the Borough. The Strategy is crucial and underpins the Procurement and Contract re-tender process for the provision of car park management and enforcement.




i.      the Enforcement & Parking Management Strategy 2019 – 2024 is endorsed.


ii.     the Parking Procurement plan be approved.

Reasons for the decision:

The development of a parking strategy and procurement plan supports the Councils

contract retender for parking management and enforcement.

Alternative options considered:

To not have a parking strategy would mean there would be limited direction on the

Councils future approach to parking management and enforcement.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Financial Impact: Will be contained in the report.

Declarations: None

Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No

Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director: Delivery

Other reasons / organisations consulted




Contact: Damian James, Assistant Director: Contract Services Email: Tel: 01344 355157.

Report author: Damian James

Publication date: 23/07/2019

Date of decision: 23/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 23/07/2019 - Executive

Effective from: 31/07/2019

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