They said motorists would benefit from a consistent rule which would be easy to follow and not based on local areas.
However, they warn the new rules would be the “most significant change” to parking law in several decades.
This would require each local authority to commit to a “substantial amount of work” to prepare for it.
One authority has estimated the cost of introducing the scheme at around £670,000 to implement.
Published at Mon, 12 Apr 2021 10:20:00 +0000