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Parking Citation Services

Pay City Citation

Pay County Citation

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Contest Citation

Paying a Citation

Citation payments are accepted online, by mail, over the phone or in-person at the City Hall Revenue Division. Parking citations issued by the County of Sacramento may also be contested and paid for through the City of Sacramento.

Pay online: Click one of the boxes above based on the agency that issued the citation or to the contest citation. Citations placed on contest do not require payment until after a decision is made (if citation is later upheld).

Pay by phone: Call 1-888-266-1314

Pay by mail: Send a check or money order (payable to the City of Sacramento)

City of Sacramento Revenue Services

P.O. Box 2551

Sacramento, CA 95812-2551

WHEN DO i NEED TO PAY MY CITATION?

Payments must be received or contested no later than 21 calendar days from the citation issue date to avoid additional penalties. Instructions on how to contest or pay are also on the reverse side of the issued citation. 

IS MY CITATION STILL UNDER REVIEW?

To check if a citation is still in contest mode, please click Contest Citation and enter your citation information.

Contests are reviewed in the order received. Depending on the volume of contests, decisions may take from 90 days to six months. Due to the research involved to resolve contests, definite timelines for results cannot be provided. Results will be mailed to the address provided on the citation contest form.

Questions?

Inquiries may be directed to (916) 808-8500 (Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – noon).