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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26 Jun 2018 12:15 - Southern Regional Group Meeting

Venue: Walton Suite, Guildhall, Broadway, High Street, Winchester, SO23 9GH Times: 12:15 - 15:45 * Please note that, while we ende...read more

03 Jul 2018 09:30 - Yorkshire & Humber Group Meeting

Venue: The Quadrant, 99 Parkway Avenue, Sheffield S9 4WG Times: 09:30 - 14:15 * Please note that, while we endeavour to confirm dates a...read more

13 Sep 2018 09:00 - Parking Scotland Expo 2018

 The annual Parking Scotland Expo will be returning to the Golden Lion Hotel in Stirling, on 13 September 2018.    ...read more

15/06/18 - Finding a space for the consumer in the parking debate

Business Reporter Online: Future of Transport  Chief Executive Andrew Pester was interviewed for Business Reporter Online to discuss the... read more

16/05/18 - 2018 Public Sector Innovation event

Public Space Innovation is the trade event for councils, large developers, associations and community enterprises to find the inspiration, advice and... read more

10/05/18 - BPA members: win a place at the BPA President's Reception 2018!

Win the chance to attend this year's President's Reception by entering one of our ballots! What have you got to lose? read more