Stoke on Trent Disability Parking PCNs

Russ Hunter made this Freedom of Information request to Stoke on Trent City Council

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Dear Stoke on Trent City Council,

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I would like to request data regarding the number of motorists issued PCNs for wrongly parking in designated disabled person’s parking bays.

Can I please receive a total count of PCNs issued for violating the following contravention codes:
Code 40. “Parked in a designated disabled person’s parking place without displaying a valid disabled person’s badge in the prescribed manner.”
Code 87. “Parked in a designated disabled person’s parking place without displaying a valid disabled person’s badge in the prescribed manner.”

I wish to solely receive the total amount of PCNs motorists have been issued for violating these codes.

If I could please receive this total count for the time period of 01/04/2018 - 31/03/2019 that would be fantastic.

If you require any further clarification, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Yours faithfully,

Russ Hunter

FOI, Stoke on Trent City Council

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Dear Mr Hunter

 

Your request for information ref. SOT87858

 

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Dear Mr Hunter

 

Your request for information ref. SOT87858 about numbers of PCNs issued
for contravention codes 40 and 87 between 01/04/2018 and 31/03/2019.

 

We have now considered your request and a copy of the information is
enclosed below.

 

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purposes.  Its use for commercial gain including issuing to the public,
social media or computer blogs may be subject to the issue of a licence
under the Reuse of Public Sector Information Regulations 2015.

 

Can I please receive a total count of PCNs issued for violating the
following contravention codes:

Code 40. "Parked in a designated disabled person's parking place without
displaying a valid disabled person's badge in the prescribed manner."

 

Response: See Page 42

Code 87. "Parked in a designated disabled person's parking place without
displaying a valid disabled person's badge in the prescribed manner."

 

Response: See Page 41

 

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Yours sincerely

 

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Information Rights

City of Stoke-on-Trent

Floor 2  Civic Centre  Glebe Street  Stoke-on-Trent  ST4 1HH

T: 01782 232853, 01782 233020, 01782 233732, 01782 235965

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Request

Dear Stoke on Trent City Council,

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I would like to request data
regarding the number of motorists issued PCNs for wrongly parking in
designated disabled person's parking bays.

Can I please receive a total count of PCNs issued for violating the
following contravention codes:
Code 40. "Parked in a designated disabled person's parking place without
displaying a valid disabled person's badge in the prescribed manner."
Code 87. "Parked in a designated disabled person's parking place without
displaying a valid disabled person's badge in the prescribed manner."

I wish to solely receive the total amount of PCNs motorists have been
issued for violating these codes.

If I could please receive this total count for the time period of
01/04/2018 - 31/03/2019 that would be fantastic.

If you require any further clarification, please don't hesitate to get in
touch.

Yours faithfully,

Russ Hunter

 

 

Winner – UK Housing Awards Council of the Year 2019

Being a foster carer is truly life changing. If you have a spare room and
spare time, even as little as one weekend a month, you can make a real
difference to a child’s life.

Fostering for Stoke-on-Trent City Council offers a rewarding career with
comprehensive training and guidance. [6]Click here for more information.

Manage your council tax online and sign up for paperless billing with our
new online account at [7]www.stoke.gov.uk/onlineaccount - and access it
using the MyStoke app, putting fly-tipping, and litter reporting in your
hands at the touch of a button. Available in the [8]App Store and on
[9]Google Play

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6. https://www.stoke.gov.uk/info/20044/fost...
7. http://www.stoke.gov.uk/onlineaccount
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