Further details of contravention code 44

Contravention code 44 is summarised as parked in a parking place designated for coaches.

Coach bay

Contravention code 44 shall be used for any vehicle (other than a coach) seen to be parked in a Coach Bay. No observation period will be applied.

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

Exemptions to enforcement

Vehicles (other than coaches) are not permitted to park in a Coach Bay with the following exemptions:

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

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

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