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Pay or Appeal a Parking Fine

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  1. Pay
  2. Appeal

Appeal

You can appeal a parking fine online. You’ll need:

  • your vehicle’s registration
  • the eight digit Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) number, which starts with either SW or KL

What happens next

Once we’ve received your appeal, we’ll review it and write to you with our decision.

If your appeal isn’t successful, you’ll have 14 days from the date you received our decision to pay the fine with 50% off.

If you still haven’t paid within 28 days of receiving the fine, you’ll receive a Notice to Owner. You’ll then have another 28 days to pay the fine in full or make a formal challenge against the Notice to Owner.

Formal challenge

To make a formal challenge against the Notice to Owner, you’ll need to email parking@swale.gov.uk. You’ll need to include:

  • your vehicle’s registration
  • the eight digit Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) number, which starts with either SW or KL

If your formal challenge isn’t successful, you:

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