Parking, car parks and bus lanes

Salford City Council is responsible for most aspects of parking in the city. This includes the maintenance of pay and display car parks and the enforcement of parking regulations under the provisions of the Traffic Management Act 2004, known as civil parking enforcement.

From November 2014, the council is also undertaking the enforcement of unauthorised vehicles being driven or stopped in bus lanes using cameras monitoring the city's bus lanes.

Vehicles authorised to use these lanes are buses, hackney carriages, pedal cycles and emergency services vehicles.

If you have received a penalty charge notice for being in a bus lane and wish to view the photographic evidence, please visit our parking portal and select 'Challenge a PCN' then 'Formal Representation'. Once you've entered your notice details you'll see the images.

The council is a member of the Parking and Traffic Regulations Outside London (PATROL) Adjudication Joint Committee and the Bus Lane Adjudication Service Joint Committee. The joint committee publishes an Annual Statement of Accounts which is subject to external audit.

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Who to contact

Parking Services
PO Box 136
M30 0YZ
Map to this location
0161 779 4987

This page was last updated on 13 February 2015

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