Dear Merton Borough Council,

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I would like to enquire the following information around the distribution of Parking Charge Notices.

I would like to request:

1. The number of Parking Charge Notices Merton Borough Council has issued over the last 3 months (July 2017 - September 2017)

2. The revenue from the Parking Charge Notices issued by Merton Borough Council over the last 3 months (July 2017 - September 2017)

3. The location i.e. street or car park where Parking Charge Notices have been issued the most by Merton Borough Council over the last 3 months (July2017 - September 2017)

Yours faithfully,

Jenny Calnan

foi, Merton Borough Council

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Gemma McMillan, Merton Borough Council

 

Dear Ms Canlan,

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 / Environmental Information Regulations
2004 Information request

 

Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 4
October 2017

 

Your request has been considered and the information you asked for is set
out below: 

 

You asked:

 

The number of Parking Charge Notices Merton Borough Council has issued
over the last 3 months (July 2017 - September 2017)

 

Please see the table below which shows a break down of Penalty Charge
Notices (PCNs) issued for parking contraventions within Merton and the
total amount received in payment for these charges to date. These figures
are correct as of 3 October 2017 and are subject to change following
further payment for outstanding cases. The below figures relate to static
parking contraventions only.

 

 

  PCNs Revenue
Jul-17 5,617 £213,266.90
Aug-17 5,530 £187,271.10
Sep-17 5,092 £116,440.10
TOTAL 16,239 £516,978.10

 

The revenue from the Parking Charge Notices issued by Merton Borough
Council over the last 3 months (July 2017 - September 2017)

 

Please refer to the answer to question 1.

 

The location i.e. street or car park where Parking Charge Notices have
been issued the most by Merton Borough Council over the last 3 months
(July2017 - September 2017)

 

The below figures relate to static parking contraventions only.

 

In July 2017, there were 371 PCNs issued in Hartfield Road Car Park, which
was higher than any other location.

In August 2017, there were 372 PCNs issued in Hartfield Road Car Park,
which was higher than any other location.

In September 2017, there were 349 PCNs issued in Hartfield Road Car Park,
which was higher than any other location.

 

If you have any queries or concerns about this please contact me.

 

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request please contact
Graham Owen, the Interim Head of Information Governance at Merton Council,
Civic Centre, Morden, SM4 5DX or e-mail [1][Merton Borough Council request email]

 

If you remain dissatisfied with the handling of your request or complaint,
you have a right to appeal to the Information Commissioner at:

 

The Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane,
Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

 

Telephone:0303 123 1113

 

Website: [2]www.ico.org.uk

 

There is no charge for making an appeal.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Gemma McMillan – Customer Relations Assistant

On behalf of

Jim Rogers – Business and Customer Services Manager

Parking Services | Environment and Regeneration
London Borough of Merton
Merton Civic Centre, London Rd, Morden, Surrey SM4 5DX.
(020) 8545 3904 | [3][email address]

 

 

 

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