Contravention Code 16

Parked in a permit space without displaying a valid permit. You must not park in a permit holders only space during controlled hours without clearly displaying a valid permit – Contravention Code 16



How to have your penalty charge notice (PCN) for this parking contravention cancelled.

We may be able to assist you in having your penalty charge notice for this contravention cancelled.

Follow our 3 stage process:

1 Check: Specific grounds for appeal for this contravention (below on this page)
This may also include diagrams and pictures showing signage requirements etc.

2 Check: General grounds for appeal
Applies to most contraventions.

3 Check: Summarised parking adjudicators decisions
Includes details of example cases won.


Specific grounds of appeal for this contravention


1. An appropriate permit must be clearly displayed on the windscreen. If you have a valid parking permit which may have been obscured for example by frost on the windscreen, leaflets put under you windscreen wiper or has fallen off in damp weather, then send a copy of your permit with a representation and you should have your penalty charge notice cancelled.

Below we show diagrams of the signs and bay markings which must be in situ by law and much more information that will help you decide whether to appeal against your penalty charge notice.


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