Rother Civil Parking Enforcement (CPE) scheme

The information on this web page is to give updates on the progress to introduce CPE in Rother.

CPE application to the Department for Transport (DfT)

The application to introduce a CPE scheme in Rother District was submitted to the DfT in July 2019. It was formally accepted in March 2020. The CPE scheme went live on 29 September 2020.

What happens next

Civil Enforcement Officers (CEOs) started enforcing all on street parking restrictions across Rother District. To report vehicles parked in contravention please contact the enforcement team on 01273 335500 (option 1).

There is more information about the consultations and planning committee below.

Applying for a permit

We have written to all addresses in Rother that are within a parking zone. The letter explains how to apply for a permit before the CPE start date.

See Parking permits for more information about permits or to apply for one.

Pay and display parking

See On street parking for information and maps showing where pay and display parking will be and the charges.

Consultation and Planning Committee

Informal and formal consultation was carried out. Changes to restrictions mostly relate to Battle, Bexhill, Robertsbridge and Rye. You can view the informal and formal consultations on our consultation hub.


All the objections received during the formal consultation were considered. Any objections that could not be resolved were reported to the Planning Committee on Wednesday 15 January 2020.