Parking Citations

To pay a citation
The citation amount may be paid by check or money order made payable to the City of Buena Park.  Please write the citation number on your check or money order, but do not send cash.  You may also pay online by credit card or debit card.

To contest a parking citation:
If you received a parking citation issued by the Buena Park Police Department and believe it was issued in error, you may request an Initial Administrative Review of the citation.  You must contest your citation within the first twenty-one (21) calendar days following its issuance by requesting the review online or in writing.

To pay or contest a parking citation, visit the 24-hour Parking Services Center website at:  You will be required to provide the citation number, or the vehicle license plate number associated with the citation, if the citation number is not available. 

Parking CitationWritten requests for review should be mailed to:
Request for Parking Citation Review
Parking Citation Service Center
P.O. Box 11923
Santa Ana, CA 92711-1923

When contesting a parking citation, please remember to include your citation number, vehicle license number and all relevant information you believe supports your case, including copies of supporting documents and any photographs (not returned).

If you have any questions, please telephone the Parking Services Center, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at (888) 300-9915, or their 24-hour information line at (888) 207-5715.