Pay a parking fine (penalty charge notice)

If you pay a parking fine, legally known as a penalty charge notice (PCN), within 14 days of the date it was given to you, you will get a 50% discount.

Pay a parking fine

To pay a parking fine you will need:

  • your vehicle registration number (also known as a number plate, licence number or licence plate)
  • the 10 character reference number printed on your PCN
Pay a parking fine

Online payments can be made using most debit or credit cards. Payments cannot be made using an American Express card.

You can appeal a parking fine if you feel there is a good reason why you should not pay it.

When processing a PCN, we may request details about the vehicle owner from the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA).

See our privacy notice for details on how we use your information.

If you have lost your fine reference number

If you lose your PCN fine reference number, contact us and let us know:

  • your vehicle registration number (also known as a number plate, licence number or licence plate)
  • the date the PCN was issued
  • details on where you were parked when the PCN was issued