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Parking: Pedestrian Areas

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 56393, tabled on 15 October 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the impact of pavement parking on those with a visual impairment.

Answered on

20 October 2021

The Department carried out a public consultation on possible solutions to the complex pavement parking problem, which ran from 31 August 2020 to 22 November 2020. Members of the public, including many who identified as having visual impairments, and organisations including those representing people with disabilities, participated. The consultation received over 15,000 responses. The Department has been carefully analysing the consultation responses and will publish the findings as soon as possible.

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