Parking Citation Information

How To Locate Your Parking Citation

Search for your citation online

  • You may search by Citation number or Notice number.  
    • Your citation number is located on the original ticket or on the Notice of Parking Violation. 
  • To search by Citation number, you will need both Citation number and time of violation.  YOU MUST INCLUDE THE TWO LETTER CITY OR TOWN CODE OF CM, LK, OR SA
  • To search by Notice Number, you will need the Notice number (located on Notice of Parking Citation) and the 5-digit Zip Code.

Citation Payment Options

Pay Online

Citation Processing Center website

Pay By Mail

  • Make a personal check, money order or cashier's check made payable to: Marin Parking Authority. 
  • Write the citation issue number and license plate number on the front of the check or money order. 
  • Enclose the citation with the check or money order. 

Payment can be mailed to:

Marin Parking Authority
Citation Processing Center
P.O. Box 10479
Newport Beach, Ca 92658-0479

Pay By Phone

Call (toll-free) 1-800-989-2058.

Unable to Afford Your Ticket?

Payment Plan Options (California State Legislature AB 503, AB 2544 “indigent”)

Definition of Indigence

A person is “Indigent” if they meet any of the following conditions:

  • The person receives public benefits from any of the programs listed in subdivision (a) of Section 68632 of the Government Code.
    • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
    • California Work Opportunity (CalWorks)
    • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps)
    • County Relief, General Relief (GR) or General Assistance (GA)
    • Cash Assistance Program for Aged, Blind and Disabled Legal immigrants
    • In-Home Supportive Service (IHSS)
    • Medi-Cal
  • The person meets the income criteria set forth in subdivision (b) of Section 68632 of the Government Code.
    • Section (b): An applicant whose monthly income is 125 percent or less of the current poverty guidelines updated periodically in the Federal Register by the United States Department of Health and Human Service.

Proof of Indigence

The person may demonstrate that he or she is indigent by providing either of the following information, as applicable:

  • Proof of income from a pay stub or another form of proof of earnings, such as a bank statement that shows the individual meets the income criteria set forth in subdivision (b) of Section 68632 of the Government Code.
  • Proof of receipt of benefits under the programs described in subdivision (a) of Section 68632 of the Government Code.  Proof of receipt will consist of a copy of the most recent Verification of benefits form, Notice of Action (Approval) Letter or Award Letter

**If person has no income or does not receive Public Assistance, a copy of their yearly earnings from the Social Security Department is required for proof**

To submit an indigent payment plan request, please visit the Citation Processing Center website