Parking Fines – Time to Pay

I need assistance with Parking Fines – Time to Pay

What is it?

Parking infringement notices are issued by parking officers to vehicles in areas where it is illegal to stop or park or when your paid parking has expired.

To request an extension of time to pay a parking infringement write to the Parking Review Office at the fax number, email or postal address below. Please ensure you detail your reason for requesting the extension and the period you are requesting.

For a full description of parking rules you should refer to the Australian Road Rules.

Copies can be viewed at ACT Government Libraries or onlineExternal Link.

Eligible individuals able to demonstrate financial hardship can participate inExternal Link an Infringement Notice Management Plan.

Who issues Traffic and Parking Fines?

The Justice and Community Safety Directorate.

How do I pay my fine?

Parking infringement notices can be paid:

Online: Infringement PaymentExternal Link
By Phone: 13 22 81 Canberra Connect Contact CentreExternal Link
In Person: Australia Post and Canberra Connect ShopfrontExternal Link

Payment must be made within 28 days of the Date of Service of the notice. If you fail to pay the penalty within 28 days a reminder notice will be served on you with an additional cost.

If you wish to pay online, it is recommended that you pay your fine at least 4 days prior to the due date.


Canberra Connect Contact Centre
13 22 81
Web: Canberra Connect Contact CentreExternal Link
Road Transport Authority
PO Box 582
Dickson Motor Registry
13-15 Challis Street
Fax: 02 6207 7120
Web: Registration ACT