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2018-11-07 13:15

Robin Classen

parking ticket on windscreen

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Finding parking, especially in within major cities in South Africa, can become a nightmare with convenient spots either already taken or charging motorists quite a park their vehicle.

Plan beforehand

It is a wise decision to park in allocated areas and avoid spots demarcated for loading zones or directly in front of someone's driveway. This is a sure-fire way to be greeted with a parking fine upon returning to your vehicle.

READ: Motorists to cough up as much as R400 a day to park in the Cape Town CBD

In more severe cases, your car could be clamped and the release fee can be rather exorbitant. 

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