Pay and Display Transactions and Income

Kelly Bradley made this Freedom of Information request to Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Walsall Metropolitan 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

Fakhara Qanwal, Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Ms Bradley

 

Request for Information RFI-1036-20

 

Thank you for your request for information relating to Pay and Display
Transactions and Income which was received on 24 January 2020.

 

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Yours sincerely,

Fakhara Qanwal

 

 

Assurance Team, Resources and Transformation

Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council,

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Walsall, WS1 1DG

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Dear Ms Bradley,

 

Freedom of Information Request RFI-1036-20

 

Further to your request for information about Pay and Display Transactions
and Income, I can tell you the following:

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

144,018

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

190,710

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

£398,972.45

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

£111,892.75

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

21,549

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

1,509

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

 £48,303.14

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

£2,165.60 (Oct 2018 – March 2019 only)

Total number of Off Street pay and display parking machines

21

Total number of On Street pay and display parking machines

12

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

None during 2018/19

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Yours sincerely, 

 

Kim Pahal - Assurance Officer

Assurance Team, Resources and Transformation

Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council,

Civic Centre,

Darwall Street,

Walsall, WS1 1DG

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