East Lothian Council

Penalty Charge Notices (PCN)

Pay a Penalty Charge Notice

Penalty Charge Notice


To pay online please have the following information available

  • the parking ticket number (starting with the letters EL)
  • your vehicle registration number
  • a valid credit or debit card

You can also view any photographs taken at the time of the penalty before you pay.

Pay buttonChallenge a PCN

Pay by telephone

To pay this notice instantly and easily by credit or debit card, phone our 24 hour payment line on 03433 575 700. Calls are charged at local rate. We now accept Maestro, Visa Delta, Electron debit cards and Visa and MasterCard credit cards.

Pay by post

Send your cheque or postal order, payable to East Lothian Council to:

Parking Services
East Lothian Council
PO Box 260
Sheffield S98 1TQ

Please write the parking ticket number on the back of your cheque or postal order. For security reasons you should not send cash.

Please note that you must leave time for your payment to reach us and that items may be lost or delayed by post. If you would like a receipt please also enclose a stamped addressed envelope.

Lost Your PCN?

If you have lost your PCN, you’ll need your unique PCN reference to enable you to pay or query it. To obtain a note of your unique PCN reference please have your vehicle registration number at hand and call 03433 575 700 - press option 2.

East Lothian Council, John Muir House Brewery Park Haddington East Lothian EH41 3HA.