HC Deb 24 July 1967 vol 751 cc37-8W
Mr. Berry

asked the Minister of Transport if she will give details of the way in which the £493,475 earned from parking meters in the 12-month period ended 31st March, 1966 has been used for off-street parking.

Mr. Swingler

The surplus revenue from parking meters is not applied by local authorities to expenditure on particular projects but is used to meet part or all of the total cost of providing and maintaining off street parking facilities.

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