In the media

App showing available parking to be trialled in Cardiff

Posted on August 03, 2015
The Smart Parking technology uses vehicle detection sensors installed at parking bays in the city to indicate available spaces - shown as green icons - with filled spaces showing as amber or red.

Cardiff launches ‘smart parking’ trial

Posted on August 03, 2015
Smart parking technology offering live information to motorists is being trialled in Cardiff. Cardiff City Council is working with firm Smart Parking Ltd to pilot a system that allows people to see where parking spaces are available throughout the Welsh capital.

City launches historic ‘smart parking’ trial

Posted on August 03, 2015
Smart parking technology offering live information to motorists is being trialled for one of the first times outside London.

Smart Parking - making parking easier in the Welsh Capital

Posted on July 31, 2015
In a move which could transform how residents, visitors and commuters park their car in Cardiff, The City of Cardiff Council is working with Smart Parking Ltd, to carry out a pilot scheme testing how effective this new technology is for the Welsh Capital. Cardiff will be the first city to use this technology on street, outside London.

Smart parking – Key projects for smart cities

Posted on July 24, 2015
The initial momentum on smart cities was focused around solving the specific problems of cities, problems that have been critical for a long time. Smart parking solutions were soon identified as important projects for improving parking options in cities, particularly in city centres. Read the full M2MNow Report here

Transforming the parking experience for hospitals

Posted on July 14, 2015
Transforming the parking experience for hospitals

Cardiff Council takes the initiative with on-street locations

Posted on July 09, 2015
City of Cardiff Council has moved to improve its on-street parking capability, with the installation of 225 vehicle detection sensors around parking hotspots.

City of South Perth trials in-ground parking sensors

Posted on June 25, 2015
Working in partnership with Australian Parking and Revenue Control (APARC), the City of South Perth has recently installed in-ground parking sensors for a three-month trial period.

City Introduces In-ground Parking Sensors

Posted on June 22, 2015
Working in partnership with Australian Parking and Revenue Control (APARC), the City of South Perth has recently installed in-ground parking sensors for a three-month trial period.

Cardiff's street parking is set to turn hi-tech with pilot of 'smart parking'

Posted on April 20, 2015
Cardiff drivers spend more time finding a space to park than in any other major UK city, a survey published this week. To help reduce this Cardiff council is planning to trial Smart Parking's SmartPark solution, which has been welcomed by drivers and businesses in the city.

Parking ideas - ITS International

Posted on March 13, 2015
Westminster bay sensor parking technology - a blueprint for every large city to manage its parking in future.

New Zealand trials parking bay sensor technology

Posted on February 20, 2015
Wellington City Council in New Zealand has begun to trial Smart Parking’s bay sensor technology with the installation of an initial 72 sensors. On completion of a successful trial, which is scheduled to run to the end of April, the council plans a US$1.05 million rollout of 4,000 sensors across the inner city streets.

Wellington, NZ goes live with parking sensors

Posted on February 13, 2015
A $1.4 million rollout of 4000 sensors across city car parks is being planned by the Wellington City Council. The move would allow wardens to get real-time information about where people are overstaying, although the council also says automated reminder messages and top-up options sent to people's cellphones should mean fewer tickets being issued.

The Smart approach to parking

Posted on February 01, 2015
Looking for ways to improve the parking experience at 27 of its Underground car parks, TfL has chosen Smart Parking’s technology to boost efficiency and keep spaces fuller for longer

Westminster's Johnson becomes Smart Parking's head of technology

Posted on January 31, 2015
Lewis Johnson has been named new Smart Parking’s head of technology for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) regions.

TfL to use parking sensors at Tube stations

Posted on January 22, 2015
A sensor-based parking management system is to be installed at 27 car parks across the London Underground network.

Smart Parking eases parking headaches with Vodafone M2M

Posted on November 06, 2014
A prized spot on your trip to the supermarket. A valuable city centre resource and revenue generator. The parking space is many things to many people.

Parking Network News - October 30th, 2014

Posted on October 30, 2014
Smart Parking’s real-time bay sensor parking solution has gone live at Westminster City

Parking sensors to end drivers' parking nightmare in Westminster

Posted on October 29, 2014
The fruitless search for a parking space could be at an end for drivers in central London after Westminster Council announced it has installed sensors on 3,000 roadside spaces.

Infra-red parking sensors set to ‘transform’ borough

Posted on October 29, 2014
A central London borough has launched infra-red parking sensors to help drivers find spaces faster and slash congestion.