The public have absolutely no protection if a private parking firm acts unfairly
Paul Watters, the AA
The motoring group argued that "immoral practices" are common among private parking firms and government plans for greater self-regulation would not work.
Trade body the British Parking Association said the AA had suggested no "credible" alternative. Wheel clamping is already banned in Scotland and in Northern Ireland only unlicensed vehicles can be clamped.
Does car clamping on private land work? Have you been clamped on private land? Should England and Wales follow Scotland's example and ban clamping? What alternatives would you suggest?
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