Peter park faq

Frequently asked questions - and answers!

General questions

What is the cost of installation and service of Peter Park?

We would be happy to advise you and work with you to create a tailor-made solution package based on your specific requirements. Please contact us and we will get back to you shortly.

Who owns the hardware?

There are flexible commercial models for this. The technology can be provided on loan for the duration of the contract or you can purchase the hardware yourself.

For whom is Peter Park suitable?

The solution is suitable for public and private clients who want to develop their parking space digitally.

Number plate recognition

Are foreign licence plates also recognised?

Yes. Number plates from all European countries can be recorded.

Do drivers have to slow down when entering?

No. Drivers only have to comply with the speed limits of the applicable road traffic regulations.

How does number plate recognition work?

The license plate of a vehicle is automatically recognized when entering and exiting. There is no permanent video recording. Only when a license plate number is recognized is a one-off recording of the license plate area made in compliance with data protection regulations.

How does the system behave in rain or snow?

The license plate scanner is equipped with a weather protection and heating element and is designed for all weather conditions.

Does the number plate recognition also work in the dark?

Yes, license plate recognition works in the dark with the help of additional infrared backlighting.

Where can Peter Park be used?

The solution is suitable for all clearly defined parking areas away from public roads. The technology can be used both indoors and outdoors. For example, outdoor parking spaces, parking garages or underground garages.

Installation of the technology

What requirements must the parking area fulfil?

A clearly demarcated entrance and exit situation as well as a power connection (230V) and LTE/5G data reception are required.

Is WLAN / LAN required?

No. The license plate scanners are equipped with SIM cards. An on-site LAN connection can also be used on request.

Who will do the planning and installation?

Peter Park takes care of the entire process, from planning and installation to commissioning.

Parking management

Which devices can be used to access the online dashboard for short-term and long-term parking management?

The online dashboard can be accessed via any internet-enabled device (such as a smartphone, tablet or computer) by entering a user name (email address) and password.

How can parking permits be distributed to long-term parkers, employees or suppliers?

Parking authorizations can be assigned in the online dashboard or activated by end customers themselves via activation masks on tablets or smartphones. The activation masks for end customers can be controlled via a quota system.

Data protection

Who is responsible for data protection?

Peter Park is responsible for the data protection-compliant operation of the parking system.

Does the registration of licence plates have to be reported to the respective data protection authority?

No, you do not have to report the number plate recognition to the data protection authority.

Is number plate recognition allowed in Germany?

Yes, in compliance with the applicable GDPR.