How do I contest a parking citation?
You may request an Administrative Review by downloading and completing the Parking Violation Dispute form here.
How much time do I have to contest a citation?
Payment or an administrative review is required within 21 days or further penalties will be assessed. If you fail to request a review or pay the citation as directed, vehicle registration will be withheld.
How do I obtain a copy of a citation?
You may obtain a copy by calling (831) 758-7349. If no one is available to answer your call, please leave your name, phone number, and someone will return your call as soon as possible.
What information is needed to obtain a copy of a citation?
• Name and Date of Birth
• Date of Violation
• Vehicle Plate or Vehicle Identification Number
• Citation number, located on your paperwork
Pay online at CitationProcessingCenter.com
Pay by mail by sending the proper amount of penalty. Check and/or money order is accepted. Do not send cash. Enclose the notice of parking violation with your payment and/or proof of correction(s). Write your citation number on your payment.
City of Salinas
Citation Processing Center
P.O. Box 10479
Newport Beach, CA 92658-5016