Dear Haringey Borough Council,
How many illegally parked vehicles were towed away in the borough
by the council during 2011 - 2015?
During 2011-2015 how many times did the council attempt to recover
the removal or storage charges through the courts using section
102(2A) and 102(3) (shown below) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act
(2A)If the place from which the vehicle is removed is in an area
that is a civil enforcement area for parking contraventions, the
enforcement authority is entitled to recover from any person
responsible such charges in respect of the removal, storage and
disposal of the vehicle as they may require in accordance with
Schedule 9 of the Traffic Management Act 2004.
(3)Any sum recoverable by virtue of this section shall, in England
or Wales, be recoverable as a simple contract debt in any court of
competent jurisdiction or, in the case of a sum not exceeding £20,
summarily as a civil debt.
Dear Mr Edwards,
Freedom of Information Request / Environmental Information Regulations
Request: Reference: LBH/4928516
I acknowledge your request for information received on 5 January 2016.
This information request will be dealt with in accordance with the Freedom
of Information Act and we will send the response by 2 February 2016.
Feedback Review Officer
River Park House, 225 High Road, London, N22 8HQ
020 8489 1988
Dear Mr Williams,
Re: Freedom of Information Act Request ref: LBH/4928516
Thank you for your request for information in which you asked for the
1. How many illegally parked vehicles were towed away in the borough by
the council during 2011 - 2015?
2. During 2011-2015 how many times did the council attempt to recover
the removal or storage charges through the courts using section 102(2A)
and 102(3) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984?
My response is as follows:
1. During period 2011-2015 Haringey Council removed 14,171 vehicles in
contravention of parking regulations.
2. Haringey Council didn’t attempt to recover any of the removal or
storage charges through the courts during this period.
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Feedback and Information Team as below. (Please note you should do this
within two months of receiving this response.)
Feedback and Information Governance Team
River Park House
225 High Road
T 020 8489 1988
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Contract Monitoring Officer (Traffic Management)
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