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Contesting Tickets (Parking, Red Light and Automated Speed Enforcement)

Submit a Hearing Request via the City's Website

You may now contest your Parking, Compliance, Red Light Camera and Automated Speed Enforcement violations using the City’s new eContest system.

Contesting a Ticket by Mail

The registered owner can submit a signed statement contesting a ticket.

Contesting a Ticket In-Person

The registered owner may request an in-person hearing to challenge parking and compliance tickets.

Who Can Represent You at a Hearing

There is a set of rules for representation if the owner of a vehicle cannot represent him or herself at a hearing..

Parking and Compliance Violation Bill of Rights

The City of Chicago is committed to providing motorists with the most efficient service outlined in this bill of rights.

Requesting Ticket Copies

You can request a copy of your parking or compliance ticket.