Decision details

Car parking charges - Hurst Road car park (The Pavilions)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Policy Development Advisory Group

31 October 2018




(i)         That new tariff points be introduced in Hurst Road Car Park and, to allow for this, the current latter tariff points be increased as set out in the report.


(ii)        That the name of Hurst Road Car Park be changed to ‘The Pavilions Car Park’.




The reasons for recommending the change of name:


I.          The majority of people refer to Hurst Rd CP as ‘The Pavilions’ CP

II.         Link the two entities together helps with finding the facilities.

III.        Very little effort for a perceived larger improvement


The reasons for recommending for the tariff changes:


I.          Currently the tariff is not comparative to other town centre car parks

II.         Requests from users to review and introduce shorter stay lengths

III.        Parking tickets being passed from one customer to another

IV.        To support The Pavilions in the Park, particularly with the introduction of two new gyms into the town

Report author: Ben Golds

Publication date: 23/11/2018

Date of decision: 22/11/2018

Decided at meeting: 22/11/2018 - Cabinet

Effective from: 01/12/2018

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