Paying for Parking Citation

Parking Citations must be responded to within 21 calendar days of issuance date by:

Payment Options

Check or Money Order

Make payable to City of Pismo Beach. Please write the citation number on the check or money order. Send the check or money order AND the citation in the envelope provided. If a pre-printed envelope is not available, fines may be mailed to:
City of Pismo Beach
c/o Parking Citation Service Center
P.O. Box 11923
Santa Ana, CA 92711

Note: A penalty will be assessed for checks not honored by your bank. Please do not send cash.

Credit Card

Credit card payments can be made online or by calling 800-813-4139.


Cash payments can be made at the Police Department during normal business hours of 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday.
The Pismo Beach Police Department is located at:
1000 Bello Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449

Penalty Increase

Failure to pay fine within 21 calendar days of citation issuance or 14 calendar days from the Notice of Delinquent Parking Violation mailing date may result in the penalty being increased. The citation may be forwarded to the DMV and a lien placed upon the vehicle preventing registration renewal until payment is made.