DPT’s multi-space parking pay stations serve on- or off-street parking and are installed at regular intervals on city streets or in off-street surface lots or parking structures. The following are key highlights of the DPT multi-space parking pay stations for the consumer and for the operator:

For Consumers

  • Range of convenient payment options, such as coins, bills, credit cards, smart cards, value cards, campus cards, coupons, and even Pay-by-Phone
  • Contactless payments for rapid parking transactions
  • Large color screen that is easy to read
  • Prompts in multiple languages
  • Coin change capabilities or coin escrow refunds consumers’ money upon a canceled transaction
  • Ability to pay for parking or extend time at any pay station in the system
  • 38-key full alphanumeric keypad for easy license plate entry
  • Easily recognizable design identifies machine to consumers as a parking pay station
  • Extend-by-Phone pay station service

Parking Operators

  • Separate maintenance and collection compartments for enhanced security
  • Theft-resistant design to protect coins, bills, and internal components
  • Enhanced locking mechanism and electronic lock support for added security
  • PCI compliant and PA-DSS validated system ensures credit card data security
  • Pay-and-Display, Pay-by-Space, and Pay-by-License Plate on the same pay station
  • Remote configuration of rates and policies saves time and money
  • Integration with leading parking technology partners for a complete solution
  • Flexible rate structures, diverse payment options, and the elimination of “piggybacking” can enable up to an 80 percent increase in revenue
  • Reduced maintenance and collections costs
  • Real-time credit card processing to reduce processing fees and eliminate bad debt
  • Real-time reporting and alarming
  • Complete audit trail and rich analytics