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Hospitals: Parking

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 100272, tabled on 7 October 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what enforcement powers he has to require hospital trusts to make disabled parking bays free.

Answered on

16 October 2020

These new requirements are being mandated through the NHS Standard Contract, to make car parking more consistent across England. The 2020/21 contract asked the National Health Service in England to do all it can to implement them from April 2020, and requires it to do so from January 2021.