We have commenced the development of a City-wide Parking Strategy. The Strategy will provide a holistic and strategic framework to guide Council decision making relating to management of on-street parking, including resident and business parking permits.
On-street parking is a limited resource with competing user requirements and demands. Managing these competing demands can be difficult, particularly in an inner urban Council environment. Developing a clear approach on how on-street parking will be managed will make decision making easier.
There is a need to review parking within the City to;
The Strategy will enable us to further understand the complexities of the current on-street parking environment and provide recommendations to manage car parking efficiently and sustainably throughout the City. This work will also assist in the review of Council’s On-Street Policy, which is scheduled for September 2022.
The Strategy will be developed in two stages;
Stage 2 will involve consulting on and finalising the draft City-wide Parking Strategy in the 2022/23 financial year, based on learnings and research from Stage 1 , subject to funding. Council’s On-street Parking Policy will also be updated, which is up for review in September 2022.