Dear Ashford Borough Council,

Where the council is responsible for On-Street and Off Street pay and display car parking (excluding Off-Street pay-on-foot and pay-on-exit car parks, permits, season tickets, PCN and other income)
For the period 01/04/2018 to 31/03/2019, please could you tell me:

The total number of Off Street pay and display parking transactions/tickets sold (all payment methods)
The total number of On Street pay and display parking transactions/tickets sold (all payment methods)

Total Off Street pay and display income (all payment methods)
Total On Street pay and display income (all payment methods)

Total number of Off Street pay and display parking transactions/tickets sold via a pay by phone provider e.g. RingGo
Total number of On Street pay and display parking transactions/tickers sold via a pay by phone provider e.g. RingGo

Total Off Street pay and display income processed via a pay by phone provider e.g RingGo
Total On Street pay and display income processed via a pay by phone provider e.g RingGo

Total number of Off Street pay and display parking machines
Total number of On Street pay and display parking machines

Do any of these parking machines have provision for credit/debit card processing via chip/pin and/or contactless payment?

Yours faithfully,

Ms Bradley

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Dear Ms Bradley,

 

Thank you for your email of 16 January 2020 requesting information about
Pay and Display ticket and phone parking income.

 

The information you requested is enclosed.

 

Pay and Display Parking Financial Year 2018/19 Off Street On Street
Total number of transactions – all payment 1,154,290 107,356
methods
Total income  - all payment methods £2,518,123.56 £113,375.25
Total number transactions – phone parking 152,979 11,950
Total income – phone parking
£519,907.45 £11,808.50
 
Total number of pay and display ticket machines 45 10
Do machines provide card payments – chip & PIN Yes Yes
and contactless

 

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Yours sincerely

 

 

Jennie Lewis

 

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