Car park tax plans are expected to take a step forward later when MSPs debate new transport legislation.
Workplace parking levy
The workplace parking levy (WPL) would hit low-paid workers the most and be used by stretched local councils to plug funding gaps rather than improve public transport, MSPs have been warned.
Concerns have been raised by a number of businesses and organisations over the proposed introduction of a workplace parking levy.
Controversial plans for a workplace parking levy could risk the “safety and security” of police, the body representing rank-and-file officers has claimed.
Green MSPs have called on opposition parties at Holyrood to ditch their “politically motivated opposition” to the planned new workplace parking levy.
INTRODUCING a workplace parking levy could help Scotland cut emissions, improve public health and raises additional cash for public transport, supporters have claimed.