Parking Solutions and Pay and Display Maintenance


Our main on-street is the Mackay Tango Pay and Display unit, which Card Park Ltd have exclusive rights to sell in Ireland. The Tango is a new breed of smart parking unit, developed by Mackay Meters and, with consultation, has been customised for the Irish market.

Tango Pay Station

Multi-Space Parking – The Mackay Tango

The Tango is a multi-space pay station, particularly suited to the style of Pay and Display parking services offered by the typical city/town council in Ireland. Card Park Ltd have worked with Mackay Meters to customise a version of their Tango Multi-Space Pay Station for use in the Irish market. The major challenge has been to source a high-spec, low powered, pay station that can accept card and cash payments, yet is backed by high availability and maintainability and a very powerful back office. The Tango provides such a solution. The unit features:

  • Ultra low power consumption – enabling the unit to be powered via it’s solar panels
  • Accepts the following payment methods
  • Coin (Euros)
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • EMV Debit Card (Chip & Pin)
  • High strength stainless steel keeps it secure and rust free.
  • Flexible, modular design that is easy to upgrade, service and maintain.
  • Powerful off-site monitoring capabilities by adding a communications kit and Sentinel TM Meter Management System. Monitor your equipment remotely, generate reports, and receive alerts, no matter where you are.
  • Comprehensive and easy-to-use configuration menus.
  • ADA Compliant.
  • Features a large Liquid Crystal Display with back light, capable of displaying graphics.
  • English? Español? Français? The multi-language capability allows users to select the language of their choice to carry out transactions.
  • Use MacKay’s On-line Real-time Credit Card Approval feature utilizing secure PCI compliant electronic payment processes.