Further details of contravention code 02r

Contravention code 02r is summarised as parked or loading/ unloading in a restricted parking zone.

Restricted parking zone

Contravention code 02r shall be used for any vehicles seen to be parked or loading/ unloading in a restricted parking zone.  

No observation period will be applied.

Loading/ unloading is not permitted anywhere except in a loading/ unloading bay.

Parking is not permitted, except for the exemptions listed below.

  • is loading/ unloading permitted?  No
  • are Blue Badge holders exempt?  No

Exemptions to enforcement

  • alighting
  • council/ government department in pursuance of statutory duties
  • emergency services (fire, police, ambulance, customs)
  • road maintenance
  • postal
  • statutory undertaking (NIE Networks, NI Water, BT, and so on)
  • building/ demolition operations

You can find out more about exemptions to enforcement on the following page:

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