Taunton Deane Borough Council is the responsible authority for Parking Enforcement within their public car parks. If your vehicle has been served with a Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) please follow the link to Somerset Parking Service, Somerset County Council website who co-ordinate the administration of parking enforcement, and where details can be found on how to pay or challenge a PCN.
Customers have the option to pay for parking charges either using the Pay and Display ticket machines or using the Phone and Pay cashless parking system.
On Street Parking is regulated by Somerset County Council.
The Somerset County Council website provides information on:
This updated Taunton Parking Strategy sets out the recommended approach for off-street parking provision in Taunton town centre until 2027.
The strategy has been based on five strategy objectives, which are to –
These have been derived from national and local policies on parking.
Notice is hereby given that the Taunton Deane Borough Council proposes making an Order under Sections 35 (1), (3) and (6) and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act, 1984, the effects of which will be to:
The general nature and effect of the changes in the proposed new Order will be to amend tariffs and the categorisation of Taunton car parks from “Shopper 1”, “Shopper 2” and “Commuter” to “Short Stay” and “Long Stay”; remove the concession for valid Blue Badge holders of an allowance of an additional 60 minutes in seven car parks which are to transfer from “Pay and Display” to “Pay on Foot” (barrier controlled); amend the car parks where season tickets/permits are permitted.
For on and off street parking meters, resident permits and parking enforcement enquiries;
Somerset Parking Partnership
Somerset County Council, County Hall, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4DY
Phone: 0300 123 2224
For help with car park information and purchasing parking permits:
The Deane House, Belvedere Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1HE
Phone: 01823 356356