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Pay a Parking Fine

To pay your fine, please ensure you have your Penalty Charge Notice number handy (the penalty charge notice begins either IV or MH and is on the top of the ticket). The are a number of ways to pay.

Pay Online

Click on this link to be taken to the council's online payments page.

Please ensure you enter the amount with 2 numbers after the decimal point for example - a payment of twenty five pounds should be entered as 25.00 (The online payment system can be used for Parking Charge Notices reference codes beginning IV or MH only). You will be asked to enter a reference number, this number is the Parking Charge Notice number.

Pay over the phone

Please call our Customer Service Team on 01803 861234. You can pay by credit or debit card.

Send your payment by post

Send a cheque or postal order to:

South Hams District Council
Follaton House
Plymouth Road

Please make cheque's payable to 'South Hams District Council' and write the Penalty Charge Notice number and your address on the back of the cheque. Receipts will not be issued for payment by cheque, unless specifically requested. Do not send cash through the post. A receipt will not be issued unless a stamped addressed envelope is supplied.

Pay in person at our offices

The council accepts payments at the cash office at Follaton House, Totnes from Monday to Friday between 9:00am and 4:30pm.

I want to Appeal

If you wish to appeal the Penalty Charge Notice, DO NOT PAY IT. If you pay at the discounted rate you will lose your right to appeal. 

Remember: You will get a 50% reduction if you settle your penalty charge notice within 14 days of the issue date.

The full charge is payable after this time expires.