LADOT is committed to maintaining the health and safety of the public we serve and our staff. In an effort to minimize exposure to COVID-19, LADOT closed parking public service centers and will close adjudication offices to in-person hearings starting Monday, March 23, 2020. Public call centers will remain operational.
Motorists may request a hearing by written declaration or by telephone for citations and impounds. Mail correspondence to: Parking Violations Bureau, P.O. Box 30420, Los Angeles, CA 90030. Please include the citation number, your name, postal address for all correspondence, and all supporting evidence for your case.
For a hearing by telephone: please contact the Parking Violation Bureau at 1-866-561-9742 to schedule a telephone appeal.
If your vehicle is currently impounded, you are encouraged to retrieve your vehicle immediately. To contest the impound, please contact the parking enforcement office nearest to the location of the impound. If your vehicle is booted, please contact the Parking Violations Bureau at 1-866-561-9742.