Fines for illegal parking are set to rise 25 per cent in June 2018, instead of the originally proposed 50 per cent. Photo: Dickson Lee Fines for illegal parking are set to rise 25 per cent in June 2018, instead of the originally proposed 50 per cent. Photo: Dickson Lee
Fines for illegal parking are set to rise 25 per cent in June 2018, instead of the originally proposed 50 per cent. Photo: Dickson Lee

Opposition from Hong Kong transport trade, lawmakers forces city to slash rise in parking fines

Officials urged to focus on shortage of spaces, not penalties

Fines for illegal parking are set to rise 25 per cent in June 2018, instead of the originally proposed 50 per cent. Photo: Dickson Lee Fines for illegal parking are set to rise 25 per cent in June 2018, instead of the originally proposed 50 per cent. Photo: Dickson Lee
Fines for illegal parking are set to rise 25 per cent in June 2018, instead of the originally proposed 50 per cent. Photo: Dickson Lee
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