Date lodged: 25 February 2019
To ask the Scottish Government whether (a) care homes and (b) hospices will be subject to the proposed workplace parking levy.
Answered by: Michael Matheson 8 March 2019
The Workplace Parking Levy will be a discretionary power for local authorities to implement, should they wish to do so, within the provisions set by the Transport (Scotland) Bill and any subsequent Regulations. The detail on the framework for how such levies will operate, including further exemptions, will the subject of consideration at Stage Two of the Transport (Scotland) Bill.