Contravention Code 82
Parked after expiry of time paid for in a pay and display car park. Contravention Code 82
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.
1. Are the instructions clearly visible and understandable on the pay and display machine? If the controlled hours are not on the signs were you able to see the details on the machine. Was it dark and a streetlight not working? The local authority has an obligation to make sure that the hours of enforcement and the signs advising that you are in a pay and display car park and the terms and conditions are clearly visible. If they are not then you should appeal. Also check that the charge fee shown and the penalty on the signs and machines is the same as sometimes machines/signs are not updated with the new charges or indeed the new fines for non compliance .If there is any discrepancy then you should appeal.
Below we show diagrams of the signs which must be in situ by law and much more information that will help you decide whether to appeal against your penalty charge notice.