If you do not make a PCN payment promptly or submit a valid PCN appeal within 21 days of issue, you may have to pay more!
If your UKPE’s Parking Charge remains unpaid, the operator may refer the unpaid Parking Charge to a debt recovery agency or to their Solicitor for court proceedings and enforcement collection, which may add further unnecessary costs to the original Parking Charge Notice (PCN) amount owed.
Pay or Appeal Parking Charge Notice (PCN)
Should you wish to appeal your Parking Charge (PCN), you must do so promptly and by following your Parking Charge appeal procedure which has been provided to you on the Parking Charge Notice and you must submit your appeal within 21 days from the Parking Charge issue date.
Payment of Parking Charges issued on private land may be pursued by the operator through legal means, including the courts, which may result in you incurring additional costs.
If you decide you want to appeal your Parking Charge, you should submit an appeal against your Parking Charge Notice (PCN) in writing to the car-park operator, further details on how to appeal is provided on the Parking Charge Notice (PCN).
Alternatively, you can make a PCN payment of your outstanding Parking Charge Notice via our PCN payment website.
Independent Advice on Parking Charges
Further independent and free legal advice on parking charge payment and parking charges (PCN) can be found on the Citizens Advice website.