Parking fines and tickets

Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) or Excess Charge Notices issued by Transport NI, Department for Infrastructure, or local Councils, and Fixed Penalty Notices issued by the PSNI are official public parking tickets.

If you have received this type of parking ticket and want to challenge it, or view PCN details and photographs used to evidence the ticket, you can do this via the NI Direct website at

You will need to wait 24 hours before being able to challenge online to allow for the PCN information to be uploaded.

Further information on parking fines and tickets and resources and advice see: