This is an HTML version of an attachment to the Freedom of Information request 'Parking permits and electric vehicle charging infrastructure statistics in the council'.


 
Rafique Nadaf
Parking Services 
Westminster City Council 
Email to: request-564263-
64 Victoria Street 
xxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx.xxx 
London 
SW1E 6QP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Our ref: 9468769
Date: 8 May 2019
 
 
Dear Sir/Madam
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information request.  You asked to be provided with 
the following information:
 
Parking Permits - The information is required for last 3 calendar years (2016, 2017, 2018 
and 2019 Jan & Feb) 
1. Annual number of residents parking permits issued (all types of vehicles) 
2. Annual number of residents parking permits for Battery electric vehicles (zero emission 
vehicles only) 
3. Annual number of Business parking permits issued (all types of vehicles) 
4. Annual number of Business parking permits for Battery electric vehicles (zero emission 
vehicles only) 
Charging Infrastructure - The information is required for last 3 calendar years (2016, 2017, 
2018 and planned for 2019) 
1. Total number of public charging locations (excluding taxi only and private charge points 
like car parks) 
2. Total number of public charging points (Multiple points at a single location) 
3. 7 kW and below charging points 
4. 11 kW charging points 
5. 22kW charging points 
6. 43 kW and above charging points 
Charging Infrastructure - by supplier - The information is required for last 3 calendar years 
(2016, 2017, 2018, and planned for 2019) 
1. Total number of charging points - Supplier 1 
2. Total number of charging points - Supplier 2 
3. Total number of charging points - Supplier …
 
 
Response
  
I have detailed below the information that is held. 
 
Permits
 
2017
2018
2019
Q1
All Residents
37,073
35,854
7,499
Q2
Resident Low Emission
2,037
2,350
605
Q3
Business Permit
14
14
4
 


Q4.  This  information  is  not  recorded  and  cannot  be  provided.    Business  permits  were 
originally  issued  on  an  experimental  basis,  for  a  short  period  and  only  32  permits  were 
issued in total.  
Charging Infrastructure:
(Please note that all charge points are 3kw or 7kw, with exception of taxi bay chargers which 
are 50kw).
1. 97 charging bays & 91 lamp column chargers
2. 188
3. 188
4. None
5. None
6. 5 rapid chargers in taxi rest and refreshment areas (in bays marked for taxis only)
Charging Infrastructure - by supplier
Supplier
2016
2017
2018
2019
Proposed
Charge 
Charge 
Charge 
Charge 
Charge 
(3kw and 7kw charge points)
Pt
Bays
Pt
Bays
Pt
Bays
Pt
Bays
Pt
Bays
Pod Point
9
11
9
9
9
11
9
11
0
0
Chargemaster/Elektromotive
39
47
39
39
39
47
39
47
0
0
Elektromotive car club
25
44
25
25
25
44
25
44
0
0
Blue Point London
0
0
39
39
39
39
39
39
30
35
Ubitricity (lamp columns)
0
0
0
0
74
0
91
0
140
0
TOTALS
73
102
112
141
186
141
203
141
170
35
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of receipt of the response to your original letter and should be addressed to:
 
Information Management Team 
64 Victoria Street 
London 
SW1E 6QP 
xxx@xxxxxxxxxxx.xxx.xx 
 
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from the Information Commissioner at:
 
Information Commissioner's Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF
 
Tel: 0303 123 1113 or 01625 54 57 45
Fax: 01625 524510
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I will now close your request as of this date.
 
 
Yours faithfully
 
Parking Services