Evening enforcement team - what we do

On this page you will find information about the number of enforcements carried out in the borough.

Why are we doing this?

Following complaints from residents this year, it was decided that a late evening enforcement team would be set up to monitor offences in the borough.

The evening enforcement team started on Monday 12 February 2018, operating from 7pm until 1am every day for seven days a week

The team carry out enforcements on a number of contraventions including yellow lines, footway parking, resident parking bays and other designated parking spaces.

Three teams of two Civil Enforcement Officers (CEOs) operate Monday – Friday and two teams of two officers on Saturday and Sunday to ensure that if someone does  not park correctly, they will be liable for a Penalty Charge Notice (parking ticket).

The following statistics show how the team has performed in issuing PCNs, since being set up.

The table below shows the top 10 types of contraventions that have been identified and enforced by the teams.

Number of fines issued - February to June 2018

Contravention description PCNs issued
Yellow Lines 1944
Footway Parking 1838
Wrong class of vehicle 1019
Not displaying a valid permit 795
Loading/Unloading restriction 587
Parking in a disable bay without a Blue Badge displayed 150
Dropped kerb 78
Loading bay 75
Bus Stop 56
Double parked 30

This table will be updated at the end of each month.

The CEOs patrol across the borough and the breakdown below shows the enforcement by area from February to the end of June 2018.

Enforcement by area - February to June 2018

Location Total
Bedfont  7
Brentford 1234
Chiswick 153
Cranford 273
Feltham 246
Gunnersbury 4
Hanworth 10
Hatton 0
Heston 99
Hounslow 4408
Isleworth 346
Osterley 2
Total  6782

Contacting us

If you have a question about the above or would like to give us some feedback, please contact the parking team.

Email: parking@hounslow.gov.uk

Telephone: 020 8290 8301 (option 7) between

  • Monday to Friday - 7am to 6pm
  • Saturday - 7pm to 1am
  • 9am to 6pm -  report any issues or to get more information.

 

 

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