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Penalty charge notice (PCN)

Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) also known as parking fines are given for not complying with parking regulations.

If you are given a PCN please check the information on the PCN to make sure you pay the correct Council. A delay in paying a PCN may lead to you paying a higher penalty charge.

How to pay your PCN

PCN appeal

To challenge a PCNs an appeal should be made to Cumbria County Council as we no longer issue PCNs.

For further information on the PCN challenge process please read the parking enforcement documents on Cumbria County Council's website.

To make an informal challenge within 14 day of receiving a PCN, or to make a representation against a Notice to Owner, see the information on Penalty Charge Notice on Cumbria County Council's website.

Further information on parking

For further information on parking including on-street parking, parking problems, off-street parking, blue badges, abandoned vehicles and applying for a disabled parking bay see parking on Cumbria County Council's website.