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Parking is the act of stopping and disengaging a vehicle and leaving it unoccupied. Parking on one or both sides of a road is often permitted, though sometimes with restrictions. Some buildings have parking facilities for use of the buildings' users. Countries and local governments have rules for design and use of parking spaces.

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    Cars dont fit on private parking

    Hello, I recently bought an apartment in Victoria (Melbourne) that consists of 9 apartments, all with individual parking on title. The problem is that if the car directly next parks you cannot open your door, there is not enough space. If all owners parked in there alloted spot the cars simply...
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    WA parking fine

    good afternoon on the 9th of may i took my wife and children out for mothers day, i parked ina Wilson car park and went to the payment booth and it said nothing to display now. just states the below. 1. Park your car, 2. Note Licence Plate, 3. Register plate and pay at machine so on reding...
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    Unfair private parking fine

    So my parents received a 'fine' from PES for parking over time even though it hadn't been one hour yet (the time limit they have). The time/clock on the one of their ticket machines was a few minutes late (and after recently checking the machine recently, this difference has further increased)...
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    NSW Double parking ticket when not parked

    I was stopped in a queue of traffic this afternoon when I saw a police officer taking photos. She then approached my car and said "the ticket's in the mail, you're double parked". The only way for me not to be stopped there would be to have overtaken on the wrong side of the road. There are no...
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    QLD Parking fine GOLD COAST - Meter not working - Appeal dismissed, infringement not withdrawn

    I parked in a 2P Metered zone where the meter was faulty (completely out of order) - the meter was immediately adjacent to my car/parking space. I did make some effort to render it functional (I have photos and video of the meter showing that is in some kind of "back end" mode and not...
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    QLD Can Brisbane city council remove street parking on your street

    Brisbane city council has decided it wants to do congestion management in our street. They are proving that they will remove parking on both sides of our street and use this section of road for a 2.5metre bike lane. we have lived here for over 22 years with no issues. Now they have decided that...
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    VIC Parking problem

    Hi. I live in a unit, no3 of 5 with off street parking, in form of a carport. Neighbours partner is repeatdly parking in my car port. Am I legally allowed to move the car, ie break window, lift handbrake, and push car out of my carport. If not, am I allowed to get it clamped by a private...
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    SA Private parking firms; how much legal standing do the REALLY have?

    Recently I attended a popular Adelaide nightspot on the city fringe where parking is routinely a problem. I found an open car park a few doors down at the rear of some office buildings. It was mid-evening on a Saturday and there were few cars there. There was a ticket machine there for pay and...
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    QLD staff parking

    what are my rights if my car is vandalised while parked in a designated staff parking area of a shopping centre?
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    NSW Parking dispute with inconsiderate neighbour

    Hi Guys Needing help with a parking dispute so I live in a townhouse complex that has 5 units the unit I live in has one parking space that is in front of my garage and the other parking space is in front of my back gate and fence leading into my backyard now I have two cars and park at both...