City of LA PVB


To contest a parking citation, you may request an Initial Review by completing the form below. The request for review must be made within 21 days of the citation issue date or 14 days from the first overdue notice. Initial review requests received after the contesting period may not be allowed per California Vehicle Code 40215.

*Required Fields
Name* Plate State Plate

Street* City* State* Zip*
Citation #* Citation Issue Date Violation #  
Telephone# Email Address (required to receive a confirmation)  
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Confirm Email Address  

Citizenís Statement *(please provide a detailed explanation of why you believe 1) the violation did not occur OR 2) the registered owner was not responsible for the violation OR 3) there were extenuating circumstances that justify the dismissal of the citation)

Please allow up to two weeks for the initial review. You will be notified of the review results at the mailing address above. Click on the submit button to confirm your request or the cancel button to go back to the Initial Review page.

If you provided your email you will receive an email confirmation shortly. If you did not receive it, your form did not go through. Please contact the Parking Violations Bureau at (866) 561-9742.


Parking Violations Bureau
(866) 561-9742
(213) 623-7046 (TTY)

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