parking fine

edited 28 June 2010 at 10:58AM in Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking
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edited 28 June 2010 at 10:58AM in Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking
Hi can anyone help got a parking fine for parking in a loading bay on a sunday there were no times of operation i asked CE officer if it was in operation on a Sunday he told me NO returned to my car 20mins later to see the parking ticket wrote to Hackney council to explain the situation they said they don't have to show times for the parking bay and i misunderstood the CE officer.......
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  • OrfordOrford Forumite
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    It would help if you post the exact location, so it can be viewed on Google Streets
  • edited 28 June 2010 at 4:27PM
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    edited 28 June 2010 at 4:27PM
    Also if you can scan in or take pics of the front & back of the ticket, and all pages of the rejection letter (minus ID details). Host them on tinypic and post in a reply here.

    Look at the sticky thread 'how to post images' to see what to do:

    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=1690399

    ...but as a newbie you cannot yet post full links so you will need to 'break' the link by removing the http:// from the front of the URL for each tinypic image. We will put it back in so we can see your pics and comment with any advice.

    There's every chance of a reason that will win a proper, formal appeal, there nearly always is - but often it will be just as much about a flaw with the PCN ticket as it will be with the loading bay. At the moment you've just informally appealed against the ticket, which TBH Councils nearly always just decline as they want the money.

    Later on you'll receive a Notice to Owner which will be your chance to appeal with all guns blazing, but don't just appeal on the same basis as before. You need more advice and we need to see your pictures.

    Were you in a Controlled Parking Zone, do you know, and was there a yellow line in the loading bay?
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