Reference 2019-419

REF:            2019-419

Subject:        Hospital parking

          

 

Request:

  1. Please state the current fee for parking at the trust for one hour. (If there is no specific fee for one hour, please state the lowest possible time and cost)
  2. Please state the fee for parking for one hour in 2018.
  3. Please tell me whether the hospital provides free parking for any of the following groups a) cancer patients b) disabled patients c) other patients who are frequent visitors to the trust d) the relatives of patients who are frequent visitors
  4. Please tell me if the hospital provides reduced parking for any of the following groups a) cancer patients b) disabled patients c) patients who are frequent visitors d) the relatives of patients who are frequent visitors
  5. If yes to question 4, please provide details.
  6. Please state how much the trust collected in parking charges and fines in a) 2018/19 and b) 2017/18
  7. Does the trust hire any private firms to issue parking fines or clamp vehicles?
  8. If yes to question 7, please provide the names of these firms

 

 

Response:

1.  Please state the current fee for parking at the trust for one hour. (If there is no specific fee for one hour, please state the lowest possible time and cost) Short stay parking under one hour is free

You can find more information from our Public Website: http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/locations/royal-bolton-hospital/

2.  Please state the fee for parking for one hour in 2018.
3.       Please tell me whether the hospital provides free parking for any of the following groups
a) cancer patients Yes
b) disabled patients Yes
c) other patients who are frequent visitors to the trust No
d) the relatives of patients who are frequent visitors No
4.  Please tell me if the hospital provides reduced parking for any of the following groups
a) cancer patients Yes
b) disabled patients No , see above
c) patients who are frequent visitors Yes options for
d) the relatives of patients who are frequent visitors Options for
5.  If yes to question 4, please provide details. We offer discounted packages such as pre-purchased or monthly permits
6.  Please state how much the trust collected in parking charges and fines in
a) 2018/19 and £19K
b) 2017/18 £20K
7.  Does the trust hire any private firms to issue parking fines or clamp vehicles? No
8.  If yes to question 7, please provide the names of these firms  N/A