A freedom of information request has revealed what proportion of drivers are using their phone to pay for parkign in York.
Of 1.2 million parking transactions made at off street parking locations during the last financial year, 234,832 drivers paid by phone.
The proportion for on street parking was much lower. The vast majority of those parking on street used one of the Councils 68 ticket machines.
Ring Go’s smartphone App has made parking easier in York
In total the York Council received £5,597,280 from parking charges last year.