NMAG

NMAG (pronounced en-mag), is a force to represent Britain’s motorists and provide them with an authoritative, well-informed voice.  We aim to help motorists find information and support to protect and further their interests and rights in motoring matters. NMAG is concerned with many issues including parking rules and unfair enforcement, speed limits and unfair enforcement, congestion charging, problems with the DVLA and private land parking, fuel taxation, and issues such…

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NMAG

NMAG (pronounced en-mag), is a force to represent Britain’s motorists and provide them with an authoritative informed voice.  We aim to help motorists find information and support to protect and further their interests and rights in motoring matters.

NMAG is concerned with many issues including parking rules and unfair enforcement, speed limits and unfair enforcement, congestion charging, problems with the DVLA and private land parking, fuel taxation, and issues such as road works nuisance.

By harnessing the latent power of 36 million motorists we can compel local and national politicians to take proper account of our needs and end the unfairness in policies that they foist upon us.

We are not against controls and regulation for the sake of it but, like many long-suffering motorists, we are tired of over-regulation, petty and disproportionate enforcement and being treated like a bottomless cash-point for local authorities and the Treasury.

Environmental, quality of life and road safety issues associated with motoring must be managed but there is a proper democratic process for creating the reasonable and necessary laws, taxes and duties that motorists should observe and pay. Taxation by the back door and politically-motivated motoring-related policies are wrong, undemocratic and unfair.

Lobbying and Legal Actions

NMAG will provide and create funding for the Motorists’ Legal Challenge Fund.  The only way to influence and change bad policy is often by challenging it in the courts. The fund’s purpose it to support important cases and judicial review challenges that would otherwise not happen because of the prohibitive costs of achieving justice.

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Campaigns

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Private land parking & the DVLA

The private parking industry could not function without access to your personal data. The DVLA sells it to them. The details about who you are, where you live and the car you own are held by the DVLA. However the DVLA has done a deal with Private Parking Companies (PPCs) and routinely sells them details about…

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Refunding unlawful penalty charges

Millions of Penalty Charge Notices (parking and moving traffic contraventions) and Fixed Penalty Notices (speeding and traffic offences) are issued every year. Considerable numbers of these have been shown to have been unlawfully imposed and it is NMAG’s position that as a matter of justice and fairness that such unlawfully imposed penalties should be automatically…

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Latest press reports

Man hit with £100 charge for parking on airport road – in Scunthorpe!

Posted on 20th April 2015 at 1:27 pm

MAN who claims he was unfairly hit with a parking charge in Scunthorpe was told he had lost his appeal because he did not adhere to the conditions of use for “an airport private access road”.

Geoff Roebuck, 59, of Scotter, has been left baffled by the response as the…

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Hospital’s parking fees ‘a tax on sick’

Posted on 17th April 2015 at 9:08 pm

A GRIEVING son has spoken of his anger after a he was sent a fine for parking at Warrington Hospital – even though he had paid the charge.

Ian Spurr was visiting the hospital nearly every day when his mum was admitted on February 19 before she died a month…

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CCTV crackdown on no-parking zones would be stopped by Derby Conservatives

Posted on 17th April 2015 at 9:04 pm

DERBY'S Tories have pledged to scrap CCTV enforcement of no-parking rules on bus lanes and bus stops, where there is no evidence of safety problems.

The city's Conservative group says it would make the change if it took control of the city council at the election on May 7.

Its deputy…

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