North East Lincolnshire Council

Parking fines

How to pay your Penalty Charge Notice (PCN)

If you have been issued with a parking fine, or PCN, you can pay it or challenge it online. You will need your PCN number and vehicle registration.

  • Online –
  • Allpay Outlet (e.g. local post office) – For more details visit You will need to present the barcode printed on your notice.
  • Phone – Using a debit or credit card by calling 01472 326290 and selecting option 2, available hours Monday to Friday – 8.30am to 5pm.
  • Automated telephone system – Using a debit or credit card by calling 01472 326222, available 24 hours a day.

Challenge your Penalty Charge Notice (PCN)

You can view evidence and appeal your Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) online.

View evidence and appeal a PCN online

Should you not wish to submit your challenge using the online form you may also send your challenge in the post to Parking Services, PO Box 493, Grimsby, DN31 1HU. Please allow sufficient time for any correspondence to reach us within the permitted time frames as stipulated on the PCN.

Please note, once we are in receipt of a challenge the case will be placed on hold until considered and a response sent out in the post.

For more information on the appeals process please visit the PATROL or Know Your Parking Rights websites.

If you do nothing, your charge will increase.

North East Lincolnshire Council, Parking Services, PO Box 493, Grimsby, DN31 1HU,


Telephone: 01472 326290 option 2

Opening times: Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5 pm, except bank holidays