Penalty charge notice

If you receive a Penalty Charge Notice please do not ignore it.

You will need to wait until the following date from the date the notice was issued before you can pay or appeal your Penalty Charge Notice. Notices issued on a Friday or at the weekend will not be available to view until the following Monday.

A reduced sum of £30 will be accepted as settlement if payment is received within 14 days of the date of issue of the Penalty Charge Notice.  After the initial 14 day period the full sum of £60 will become due.

Please note you cannot pay and appeal a penalty charge notice.

Paying a Penalty Charge Notice

There are various ways you can pay:

  • Pay online using your debit or credit card
  • Phone 01738 476476 between the hours of 8 am and 6 pm Monday to Friday
  • In person at Perth & Kinross Council, Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth  PH1 5GD
  • By post to Customer Services, PO Box 7644, Perth  PH2 1GP.

Cheques or Postal Orders should be made payable to Perth & Kinross Council.  Post-dated cheques will not be accepted.  Please ensure that the Penalty Charge Notice number is written on the reverse of your cheque or Postal Order with your name and address.

Please do not send cash through the post.

Appealing your Penalty Charge Notice

View the icon Penalty Charge Notice cancellation policy [18Kb] and Traffic Orders.

There are various ways you can dispute your notice:

  • You can appeal online
  • By post to Customer Services, PO Box 7644, Perth  PH2 1GP.

Once you have submitted an appeal for your Penalty Charge Notice, it will be placed on hold whilst we consider your appeal. You will receive a written response to your appeal within 20 working days.

Vehicle Removal

In certain circumstances vehicles issued with a Penalty Charge Notice can be towed away for example in the interest of public safety or repeated infringements.

Any vehicle removed will be taken to a secure area until such time as it is reclaimed by the owner.

On receipt of proof of ownership and payment of a towing charge of £150 the vehicle will be released. A storage charge of £20 per day, plus the payment of all outstanding Penalty Charge Notices will also be required.


Parking Services

Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth, PH1 5GD
Tel 01738 477211