Parking tickets

Pay a penalty charge notice (parking ticket)

Penalty Charge Notice with Midlothian Council leaf logoTo pay, you need:

  • the parking ticket number (starts with the letters MC)
  • your vehicle registration
  • a valid credit or debit card

You can also view any photographs taken at the time before you pay.

Car parking fines are non-refundable once paid. If you think you have been issued a ticket in error, please follow the parking ticket challenge process before paying the fine.

Pay parking ticket online

By phone

Call our secure 24 hour service to pay by debit or credit card.

Calls are charged at a local rate.

Cards accepted are Maestro, Visa Delta and Electron debit cards, and Visa and MasterCard credit cards.

By post

Send a cheque or postal order, payable to Midlothian Council, to:

Parking Services Midlothian Council
PO Box 804
S98 1RY

Write the parking ticket number on the back of the cheque or postal order. Do not send cash.

Please note that you must leave time for your payment to reach us and that items may be lost or delayed by post.

If you would like a receipt please also enclose a stamped addressed envelope.

Lost ticket

If you lose your ticket, email us at to get your parking ticket (PCN) reference number. Please quote your:

  • vehicle registration number
  • name
  • address
  • the date you think you received the ticket.

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