Paying a Parking Ticket

The California Vehicle Code (CVC) sets forth the procedures governing the issuance and resolution of parking tickets throughout the State. In order to efficiently and effectively carry out those procedures, the City of Victorville Parking Administration contracts with the Citation Processing Center (a.k.a. Data Ticket, Inc.) to provide citation processing, payment, hearing, and collection services.

If you’d like more information about your parking ticket, call the Citation Processing Center at (800) 989-2058. Please have either the citation number (located in the top right hand corner of the ticket), or the vehicle license plate number available.

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You will need to go to the California DMV web site to take care of other vehicle and driving-related issues such as:

  • Renewing a California Driver License;
  • Paying fees online;
  • Renewing a vehicle registration;
  • Setting up appointments at any California DMV;
  • Ordering personalized and specialized plates for a vehicle or vessel;
  • Changing a residence or mailing address for a California Driver License or Identification card

Paying a Parking Ticket

You must make payment within 21 days of ticket issuance in order to avoid late fines and penalties. DO NOT SEND CASH. Make checks or money orders payable to: The City of Victorville.

If you would like to speak with Parking Administration staff, please call the Victorville Police Department at 760.241.2911, or visit the Police Department located at 14200 Amargosa Road.

You can pay your ticket in two ways:

  • Pay Online or by Phone
    Log onto to pay online, or call (800) 989-2058 to pay your parking ticket by phone.

    A $3 transaction fee is charged for credit/debit card payments.

  • Pay by Mail
    Parking tickets may be paid by mail using the envelope provided, or by mailing to:
    City of Victorville
    Citation Processing Center
    P.O. Box 2730
    Huntington Beach, CA 92647-2730

    Please write the citation number and vehicle license plate number on your check or money order, and allow sufficient time for mailing.


Fines and Penalties

Fines and penalties are set by the Victorville City Council by resolution. Penalties vary depending upon the parking violation. For a complete listing of parking penalties, review the reverse side of the envelope provided with your ticket.

Late fines are 50% of the original penalty, plus $5. An additional $10 fine is added to each violation that is placed on hold at the DMV.


Proof of Correction

If paid within 21 days of ticket issuance, violations of CVC 4000(a), 5200, 5204, and 22507.8(a) may be dismissed upon proof of correction by one of the following: DMV or City of Victorville Police plus an administrative penalty of $10 for each violation. If there are additional violations listed on the parking ticket, they must be paid in full.


Contesting a Ticket

If you wish to contest your ticket, you may do so within 21 days of the issuance date, by sending a letter outlining your reasons (along with any supporting evidence) to the Citation Processing Center. Please include your name, daytime phone number, mailing address, citation number, and vehicle license plate number with your request. A Result of Administrative Review Notice will be mailed to you either upholding or dismissing the ticket.

If your parking ticket is upheld and you want to contest the ticket further, you must request a hearing within 21 calendar days of the Result of Administrative Review Notice. You can use the form on the reverse side of the notice to request the hearing. All requests for hearings must be accompanied by a deposit for the full amount of the citation. If your ticket is dismissed by the hearing officer, the deposit will be returned to you.


Failure to Respond

Failure to respond as outlined above and within the time frames specified will result in:

  1. Additional penalties and late fines
  2. The loss of your right to contest the ticket
  3. Notification to the DMV to withhold your vehicle registration renewal until all penalties and late fines are paid, and/or
  4. Notification to the California Franchise Tax Board to withhold all penalties and late fines from your state income tax refund or lottery winnings