In the media

Stockland centre’s ‘smart’ parking system

Posted on October 19, 2016
Stockland Baulkham Hills has installed a smart parking system, which detects the occupancy status of every parking space within the shopping centre’s car park.

Accelerating the Internet of Things in the UK

Posted on October 06, 2016
RAND Europe carried out a study to support a process for policy feedback that will inform the development and adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT) in the UK featuring Westminster's deployment of Smart Parking technology

Smarter parking for Wellington to start on Monday

Posted on August 04, 2016
You won't see the dreaded white chalk on your tyres when parking around Parliament any more. As of Monday, sensors will detect when your vehicle stops in a parking bay, and when you have overstayed your welcome. No more paper tickets blown away by the Wellington wind before you can display them, either. Instead you need to remember the number of your parking space and enter it into the machine before paying and walking away.

A ground breaking use of technology and passion for innovation at Westminster City Council has been recognised at the prestigious Corporate IT Forum’s “Real IT Awards 2016”.

Posted on May 31, 2016
The council picked up the “Innovation in Technology” prize for its unique use of radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology to help disabled residents in Westminster find a place to park. The council’s IT department was also “highly commended” in two other categories.

5 small-cap shares for your watch list

Posted on May 16, 2016
Using a watch list is a good way to monitor the progress of interesting companies to see if they are on track. Here are five micro-to-small caps which are worth keeping an eye on:

Smart parking trial launched in Manuka - The Canberra Times

Posted on April 29, 2016
A long-anticipated smart parking trial in Manuka was launched on Friday. By downloading the free ParkCBR app, drivers can now see 460 infra-red parking bays and check spots before they leave. On arrival, there are LED parking availability street signs for further guidance.

Smart parking technology begins rollout in Australia’s capital

Posted on April 29, 2016
Today the ACT Government, in partnership with parking technology firm Smart Parking Limited, launched SmartPark, the real-time bay sensor parking solution alongside the new ParkCBR app designed to make finding and paying for parking even easier in the capital.

Parking Made App-solutely Simple

Posted on April 29, 2016
Everyone knows the pain of waking up 30 minutes early to get a car park near work, only to find that there are no spaces left – and by the time you find one you’re an hour late to work, your boss is mad and you need to move your car again in two hours to avoid a parking fine.

Smart parking trial begins in Manuka

Posted on April 29, 2016
Smart parking technology has been introduced in the busy retail precinct of Manuka. The 12-month trial is designed to help ease traffic congestion and travel time by using real-time technology to help Canberrans drive directly to the nearest parking space.

Smart parking trial launched in Manuka - The Sydney Morning Herald

Posted on April 29, 2016
A long-anticipated smart parking trial in Manuka was launched on Friday. By downloading the free ParkCBR app, drivers can now see 460 infra-red parking bays and check spots before they leave. On arrival, there are LED parking availability street signs for further guidance.

Park Smart in Manuka: five things you need to know

Posted on April 27, 2016
I drive through Manuka every.single.day, and I feel like I know every inch of it…so when a collection of large LED parking signs recently suddenly appeared I was all ‘um…where did they come from?’

Getting information where it’s needed with the internet of things

Posted on April 18, 2016
Connected cities benefit us all. This was something Milton Keynes Council latched on to. They have around 25,000 parking spaces, and forecasts suggest they might need another 12,000 by 2020. But Brian Matthews, their head of transport, thought there could be another solution.

“Smart parking” will mean 3500 sensors instead of coupons soon

Posted on April 15, 2016
Wellington commuters will be able to pay and walk away as part of the new ‘Pay by Space’ parking system expected to go into operation later this year. The Council is to install 3500 parking sensors around the CBD after trialling the systems in Blair and Allen streets.

Smarter parking in the Smart Capital

Posted on April 15, 2016
Wellington commuters will be able to pay and simply walk away as part of the new ‘Pay by Space’ parking system being rolled out in the city and expected to go into operation later this year.

How the rich invest: Car parking pays off for Computershare founder Chris Morris

Posted on April 13, 2016
The Australian Financial Review looks at how the wealthy are making money for the column, How the rich invest.

Smart Parking: making money from parking bays and plays

Posted on April 02, 2016
Not surprisingly, Smart Parking’s “real agenda” stresses the technology side of its business, including the provision of real-time sensors, apps and radio frequency identification (RFID) for contactless payments in the same way as a tollway tag.

Smart detection of disabled bay abuse

Posted on March 10, 2016
The provision of disabled parking bays has become commonplace - but so has the abuse of these bays by the able-bodied motorists. Now London's Westminster City Council is running a trial of technology that detects when a vehicle is illegally parked in a disabled bay.

RFID Monitors Parking Spaces for the Disabled

Posted on February 09, 2016
The English city of Westminster is using technology provided by Smart Parking to identify when unauthorized vehicles are parked in spaces reserved for specific motorists with disabilities.

TfL releases new open data feeds to help Londoners find station parking spaces and avoid congestion

Posted on January 27, 2016
Live information on the number of parking spaces available in London Underground car parks, as well as improved traffic camera information that will help drivers avoid disruption, are the latest open data feeds to be released by Transport for London (TfL) to help make journeys easier for customers.

Finding a parking spot is about to become a lot easier in London

Posted on January 27, 2016
Forget driving around for hours hunting for a space, soon you'll be able to check if any of 11,000 TfL car park spaces are available.