The Finnish Parking Association was founded in 1988. The purpose of the association is to gather all Finnish parking operators and other actors under the same roof.
The association gives advice to its members on issues that are related to parking activities and seeks to influence on public parking related issues as well as legislative solutions. The association aims to develop the parking industry by planning, giving financial advice and focusing on the customer experience. SPY is also involved in international activities. It is a founding member of the European Parking Association and it has had a member in the board since its foundation