We enforce on street parking restrictions across Lancashire and off street car parks on behalf of district councils in Lancaster, South Ribble and Wyre.
The purpose is to improve road safety for all road users, to improve the flow of traffic and to ensure emergency vehicles and public transport are able to travel without obstruction or delay. The money received from Penalty Charge Notices can only be re-invested into Lancashire parking services and highway related schemes.
Lancashire Parking Enforcement are the data controller of the personal data collected and processed but employ several organisations who are our data processors as part of the parking enforcement process.
Northampton County Court (Traffic Enforcement Centre) – who issue notices of debt registration and consider witness statements
We also work with other data controllers like:
Parking Enforcement will share the following categories of information with the partners listed above.
Lancashire County Ccollects the following information in order to manage and facilitate the service.
The DVLA provide Parking Enforcement with
Lancashire Parking Enforcement has a statutory duty to provide parking enforcement. Under the General Data Protection Regulation we will process you child and your personal information using the following conditions.
The condition for processing under the GDPR will be:
(c) processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject
Bus lane contraventions
Transport Act 2000 section 144; Bus lane contraventions (Penalty Charges, Adjudication and Enforcement) (England) Regulations 2005
The Traffic Management Act 2004.s82; Civil Enforcement of Parking Contraventions (England) General Regulations 2007; Civil Enforcement of Parking Contraventions (England) Representations and Appeals 2007
Your information will be processed in order for Parking Services to consider any challenges/appeals against a penalty charge notice.
The Data Protection Act 2018 defines personal and sensitive information as.
Personal information is:
Sensitive Personal Information/Data is:
Lancashire County Council will only store your information for as long as is legally required or in situations where there is no legal retention period they will follow established best practice.
|File Type||Description||Retention Period|
|Enforcement Notice||The details collected and processed in order to issue a parking enforcement notice||6 years from the closure of the file|
If you would like more information concerning this arrangement then please contact PO Box 1023 Preston PR1 3ZA
Lancashire County Council is a registered data controller with the Information Commissioner’s Office. You can search the register of data controllers (external link) to find out more about:
Lancashire County Council's full privacy notice contains further information about your rights under GDPR, how to make a compliment, comment or complaint and the council's Data Protection Officer. It also contains information about the Information Commissioner's Office.