20 Viaduct Harbour Avenue, Auckland 1010
Private Bag 92250, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
09 355 3553 Website
1 October 2018
Joe [FYI request #8593 email]
Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987 (LGOIMA)
Thank you for your email dated 31 August 2018, requesting information about Parking Officers.
1. The brand of ticket printers used by parking officers.
2. The type of Android used.
Samsung S7 and S8
3. The expenses related to running PINFORCE
Pinforce OPEX: $341,837.63 per year.
4. The cost of a set of uniform, including from which company it is purchased from.
Parking Officer uniform is provided by DeVere.
Cost (per 1) $
Soft Shell Jacket
Wet Weather Jacket
Total (+GST (15%)
Parking Officers’ shoes are provided by Shoe Science and Smiths Sport Shoes. The shoes
cost between $180 to approximately $230.
Parking Officer Utility Belts are provided by Army Disposals and cost $99.
5. The brand of beacon lights installed on the AT vehicles for parking officers and how these
beacons are activated.
Tomar Mini LED Warning Light are installed front and rear of vehicles. The driver activates the
warning light with a manual switch.
6. The pouch some officers carry with the AT logo on it, is it a first aid kit?
Parking Officers carry several pouches. One pouch is for general use and the other pouch is to
carry a First Aid Kit.
7. Type of walkie talkies used.
8. Information regarding if transport officers are also appointed as parking officers
Transport Officers are not also appointed as Parking Officers.
We trust the above information has addressed your request however should you believe that we
have not dealt with your request appropriately, you have the right in accordance with section 27(3)
of the LGOIMA to make a complaint to the Office of the Ombudsman and seek an investigation and
review in regard to this matter.
If you have any further queries, please contact Auckland Transport on 09 355 3553 quoting Official
Information request number CAS-866016-D8F0Y1.
John Strawbridge Group Manager, Parking Services & Compliance