Glossary of parking and mobility


Certain definitions are taken from the methodological guide "Parking surveys" published by CEREMA (November 1997, republished in October 2000).
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commercial garage
Parking lot not assigned exclusively to a generator , which was built to serve the surrounding district, unlike the private garage which has a vocation of exclusively serving a building.
It can offer places for sale, rental or subscription to local regulars, and/or for a period ranging from a quarter of an hour to a few days for occasional visitors.
Development or building which, because of its frequentation, generates a demand for parking. See also Build area .

Major civil invalid and grand invalid of war (obsolete designations). See Disabled parking card and CMI .

Price list
Set of rates proposed for a car park, detailing the pricing applied according to the duration of parking, the day or days of parking, uses or types of vehicles. See also Exemple : la loi tarifaire peut fixer l’obligation contractuelle imposée à un délégataire de proposer aux résidents un tarif inférieur à celui qui est applicable aux non-résidents. Voir aussi Grille tarifaire.

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Guidance in place
Usually illuminated device allowing a driver to identify and therefore directly access available parking spaces. In the process of being gradually deployed in on-site car parks, this system is beginning to be developed on the streets. See also Staking .
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