Council agrees new 10 year lease agreement for Linlithgow car park

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The Vennel Car Park in Linlithgow has a new lease holder, who will rent the car park for £93,000 per year.

The Council Executive has agreed a 10 year lease agreement with Horizon Parking Limited. The car park was previously leased to Town and Country Parking and then to Smart Parking until May 31, 2019.

Horizon Parking Limited’s offer was the highest financial offer received. Income generated through the council’s property portfolio is used to maintain and upgrade council services.

The new lease begins on 1 October or as agreed between the parties.

Horizon has confirmed that current concessions for free Sunday parking will continue and that free disabled parking spaces will continue to be provided.

Horizon Parking Limited is one of the largest established carpark management and operating companies with a number of locations in Scotland including pay and display locations and supermarkets. They have a proven track record in the management of car parks with over 3,000 car parks under its control across the UK.