How do I avoid getting a Penalty Charge Notice?

If you are seen to be parking in a contravention, you will be issued a Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) by one of our Civil Enforcement Officers.

To find out what the contravention codes are and the penalty level of each, you can do so by viewing the following Contravention codes document.

Please note the following charges apply for a PCN on the:

  • Higher level contraventions are £70, reduced to £35 if paid within 14 days of the PCN being served.

  • Lower level contraventions are £50, reduced to £25, if paid within 14 days of the PCN being served.