Royal Parks consultation on commercial skating instructors
Date posted: Tuesday 30th September 2014
The Royal Parks are now consulting on whether to permit commercial skating instructors. The consultation specifically relates to those teaching people how to skate in the parks, for commercial gain. For the purposes of the consultation, â€œskatingâ€ includes the use of any foot propelled devices, including roller blades, roller skates, freeline skates, roller skis, scooters and skateboards/waveboards.
The consultation is open to everyone and they are keen to hear a wide range of views, including skaters and non-skaters.They are also running a temporary registration scheme for commercial skating instructors, enabling them to them to apply for permission to operate in the parks pending the outcome of our consultation. The registration scheme closes on 31st October.
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