Challenge a parking fine

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  1. 1. You are here: Challenge your parking fine
  2. 2. What happens if you do not pay your parking ticket

1. Challenge your parking fine

Before you challenge

Please be mindful that it may take up to 48 hours for your Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) to be uploaded to the system. During this time if you wish to challenge your PCN you may do so by sending your correspondence via post or email to -

Parking Services
Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
PO BOX 527
RH1 6YT  

Alternatively, you can send any supporting documentation (eg Evidence of Loading/Unloading, Copy of Disabled badge). Please ensure that this is uploaded alongside your challenge, or that a copy is sent in the post/email.

Pay it instead

Pay a parking fine

Remember if you pay or challenge within 14 days then the discounted rate of £25/£35 applies.

What you need before you start your online challenge:

  • you’ll need your Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) number
  • vehicle registration
  • you will not be able to challenge straight away, please wait until the next day when the system has updated

The online form allows you to view a photo of your vehicle on the date that Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) was given.

Challenge a parking fine

What happens next

We will let you know if your challenge succeeds or fails. If you have challenged after receiving a Notice to Owner and your challenge has been rejected by us, you are entitled to appeal to the adjudicator using the form provided with the Notice of Rejection. Please do not send your appeal forms to us.