THE LAW AND ETHICS OF PARKING ENFORCEMENT
CONTRACT LAWOur warning signs act as a contractual agreement between you and the driver/registered keeper. Your sign clearly indicates your contract terms - if they park on your property, they indirectly accept your terms and contractually agree to pay your parking charge.
THE LAW OF TRESPASSAn area of tort, trespassing laws prohibit parking on private property without consent. Issuing a parking charge notice is a legally acceptable and enforceable way for the land owner / occupier to enfore parking restrictions and collect damages for unauthorised use. Regardless of whether actual loss or damage has taken place, damages in the form of compensation will be obtained through the issuing of the parking charge notice.
ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE ACT 1970Our collection procedure is operated in accordance with the Administration of Justice Act 1970.
IPC CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PRIVATE PARKING ENFORCEMENTAn approved operator of the Independent Parking Committee you can be rest assured that our business practices are regulated, giving you confidence in our lawful and fair approach, From obtaining the registered vehicle keeper’s details to initiating court action for unpaid parking charge notices, our process is entirely in keeping with industry best practices.
DATA PROTECTION ACT 1998Our clients' identity or personal details will never be disclosed to those issued with a parking charge notice. This is in accordance with the rights afforded to you by the Data Protection Act 1998.