Traffic Law

Have Traffic Law Questions? Ask a Traffic Lawyer Online.

Ask a Lawyer, Get an Answer ASAP!

Paying Parking Tickets

Many individuals that have been issued a parking ticket often wonder what options are available to them to pay parking tickets. Uncertainties of the process of paying parking tickets online and the process of paying parking tickets in general often lead to questions like the ones answered below.

I failed to pay a parking ticket in the state of New Jersey. I am from Massachusetts. Now there is a warrant out for my arrest in New Jersey. The notice I received says to report to the police station and pay the bail. Then I will receive a court date. Why do I have a warrant for a parking ticket?

Just to clarify, the warrant is not present because you have a parking ticket. The warrant occurred because you either failed to appear in court or because you did not pay the parking ticket. This will show on your record as failure to appear, which is a misdemeanor. If you choose not to go in and pay the ticket as requested, then you could be arrested at any time because the warrant is outstanding. Another option you have is to contact an attorney. The attorney could motion for the judge to enter your payment of the parking ticket retroactively for the day it was due. If the judge agrees then the failure to appear will not show up on your record.

I need to pay my parking ticket online. I got the parking ticket in Stockport, United Kingdom. How can I pay my parking ticket online?

Different locations, jurisdictions and municipalities have government websites to pay a parking ticket online. Specifically for Stockport, United Kingdom the web site is Stockport additionally has a few restrictions on parking tickets that can be paid online. The ticket number will need to begin with SM or 12. All other Stockport citations must be paid by mail or by phone.

I have so many parking tickets that I cannot afford to pay them or to register my car. They are all old tickets. If I can’t drive I can’t perform my duties for work. Are there any options for me?

In some cases the only option for this case would be pay the tickets and register your car. Parking tickets do not go away. There is no statute of limitations for parking tickets. Additional fees can be imposed as times passes and they continue to be unpaid. You can, however, contact the county that you owe the parking ticket fines and request to put but on a payment plan. It will be at the county’s discretion whether or not they will allow it.

How would I pay a missing pass due parking ticket in Florida?

You would first need to know the municipality it which the parking offense occurred that you were issued the parking ticket. Then you would need to contact that municipality’s City Clerk’s Office and they can tell you how much you owe and your options to pay (online, phone, in person, or by mail). If your ticket is really old then it potentially could have already been sent to a collection agency to collect payment. The clerk will be able to tell you if this has happened.

Can the state of Virginia suspend an individual’s license for failure to pay parking ticket that is 15 years old?

In some cases this would be possible. The state of Virginia can suspend an individual’s license for failure to pay parking tickets. A suspension of a license, in the state of Virginia, is a remedy for those failing to pay parking tickets over a long period of time. Fifteen years is quite a long time. If your license is already suspended you would need to pay the tickets and a reinstatement fee to get the suspension lifted.

Having the right information on the process to pay parking tickets or the consequences of failing to pay parking tickets can help when faced with parking tickets that have been issued. Experts can help answer on how to pay parking tickets online or share with you other options that you can pay parking tickets. Get the answers fast and affordably by asking an Expert.
Please type your question in the field below

7 verified Traffic Lawyers are online now

Traffic Lawyers on JustAnswer are verified through an extensive 8-step process including screening of licenses, certifications, education and/or employment. Learn more



Juris Doctor

573 positive reviews


Juris Doctor

566 positive reviews


Doctoral Degree

360 positive reviews
See all Traffic Lawyers