Transport and highways


Recent reports in this category are shown below:

  • Stockport Metropolitan Borough council (18 011 086)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 19-Mar-2019

    Summary: Mr X complains the Council's website said residents on a Town Centre road could apply for a parking permit. He bought a flat on the road believing he would qualify for a parking permit. The Council then refused him a permit.

  • Halton Borough Council (18 004 872)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 17-Dec-2018

    Summary: Mr B complains the Council refused to refund sums paid in respect of two Penalty Charge Notices issued for failure to pay toll charges at the Mersey Gateway Bridge, despite a finding by the Traffic Penalty Tribunal (TPT) that the making of the relevant charging order was procedurally flawed.

  • Kent County Council (17 004 169)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 26-Nov-2018

    Summary: Mr X complains about the Council's decision to issue him with a Parking Charge Notice, causing him to incur costs.

  • London Borough of Brent (12 014 714)

    Report Upheld Other 12-Sep-2013

    Summary: Complaint from a man that the Highways Department failed to accept the independent decision of a planning inspector and did not consider his application properly.

  • London Borough of Redbridge (12 005 084)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 12-Mar-2013

    Summary: Redbridge Council was asked to review the way its bailiffs operate, following an investigation by the Local Government Ombudsman.

  • Transport for London (11 019 816)

    Report Upheld Other 28-Jan-2013

    Summary: Transport for London (TfL) sent inaccurate information to van owners about compliance with changes to London's Low Emission Zone , and this led them to replace their vans needlessly

  • Teignbridge District Council (10 014 203)

    Report Upheld Highway adoption 19-Sep-2012

    Summary: Residents of a new housing estate who suffered problems because the road serving their homes was not completed complained to the Local Government Ombudsman about Teignbridge District Council and Devon County Council.

  • Devon County Council (10 014 205)

    Report Not upheld Highway adoption 19-Sep-2012

    Summary: Residents of a new housing estate who suffered problems because the road serving their homes was not completed complained to the Local Government Ombudsman about Teignbridge District Council and Devon County Council

  • Cherwell District Council (11 002 630)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 14-Feb-2012

    Summary: The Council did not do enough to publicise the introduction of charges for blue badge holders and evening users in its car parks.

  • London Borough of Bexley (10 009 251)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 18-Jul-2011

    Summary: Bexley Council's rigid following of procedure and failure to update its address records meant that a woman suffered bailiff action unnecessarily for a parking fine.

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