Penalty charge notice (PCN)
Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) are fines for not complying with parking regulations.
What to do if you get a PCN
Check to see if you have compiled with the parking regulations, if you have not, you will have to pay. If you feel you have compiled with the parking regulations, you may decide to challenge or appeal the PCN.
Read the information on the PCN to make sure you pay the correct Council.
Don't delay in paying a PCN it may cost more if you don't pay within the first 14 days.
Pay your PCN
Go to online payments on the Cumbria County Council website. You will need the PCN number, vehicle registration and payment card to pay your PCN online.
PCN challenge / appeal
You have 28 days to challenge a PCN.
Challenge a Penalty Charge Notice online on the Cumbria County Council website. Do this as soon as possible, or within 14 days of receiving the PCN.
Go to parking services - annual reports and policies on the Cumbria County Council website. The Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) process document outlines the parking penalty enforcement process.