Parking Infraction Notice

Follow this process if you’ve received a Parking Infraction Notice before August 23, 2015


You can pay Infraction Notices online, in person or by mail

Pay your parking ticket online
A $1.50 non-refundable convenience fee is added to online payments.

Your payment must be processed before the due date on your parking ticket or it may be rejected and subject to additional fees.  Payments made Monday to Friday, excluding holidays, before 8:30 pm will be processed the same business day, otherwise bill payments will be processed the next business day.  

In Person 
You can pay your parking ticket with cash, cheque, money order, debit or credit cards. Pay your ticket at the following locations:

Hamilton Municipal Parking System
80 Main Street West, Hamilton
Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Municipal Service Centres
Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

You can leave your cheque or money order payment in the drop boxes at these locations. Please do not leave cash in the drop boxes.

By mailing a cheque to the address noted on the parking ticket. Please make cheque payable to the City of Hamilton. Please do not post-date cheques.

Ticket disputes

You can request a parking ticket review if you believe an error has been made on:

  • a Notice or Certificate of Parking Infraction
  • a Notice of Impending Conviction
  • a conviction under the Provincial Offences Act

You must appear in person to speak with an Adjudicator at 80 Main Street West, Monday to Friday from 9 am to 4 pm. No appointment is necessary.  

Plate denial

Outstanding parking tickets will be sent to the Ministry of Transportation (MTO). You will be unable to renew or receive a new license plate validation sticker until all outstanding fines have been paid.

Additional notifications are sent regarding your outstanding parking fines before you are refused renewal of your licence plate. It is your legal responsibility to inform the MTO of any address changes so that you receive all notifications.