Indigent Payment Plan

Beginning July 1, 2018, Payment Plans are offered to Indigent Registered Owner(s)/Lessee(s) with unpaid parking citations of amounts $300.00 or less.

For citations issued on or after July 1, 2018, Registered Owner(s)/Lessee(s) may request an Indigent Payment Plan application within 60 calendar days of issuance of the citation, or within 10 days of Administrative Hearing determination, whichever is later.

For citations issued before July 1, 2018, Assembly Bill 2544 was approved by the Governor on September 18, 2018, allowing Registered Owner(s)/Lessee(s) to request an Indigent Payment Plan application for unpaid parking penalties.

An Indigent Payment Plan provides the option to pay your parking citation in up to $25.00 monthly increments and shall be paid off within 18 months of the Payment Plan approval date. Upon approval, a non-refundable Payment Plan fee of $5.00 will be assessed to the total Payment Plan amount and all late fees and penalties shall be waived. Waived late fees and penalties may be reinstated if the person falls out of compliance with the Payment Plan.

The Registered Owner/Lessee must demonstrate that he or she is indigent by providing either of the following information as applicable:

  • (A) Proof of income from most recent pay stub or another proof of earnings, such as a bank statement that show the individual meets the income criteria set forth in subdivision (b) of Section 68632 of the Government Code.
  • (B) Proof of receipt of benefits under the programs described in subdivision (a) of Section 68632 of the Government Code. Proof of receipt will consist of a copy of the most recent: Verification of Benefits Form or Award Letter for Social Security.
  • (C) If the Registered Owner(s)/Lessee(s) does not have income or receives public assistance, a copy of their annual earnings from the Social Security Department is required.

Request a Payment Plan
To request a Payment Plan, please submit the required documentation with a letter requesting the payment plan by mail or online at Only requests submitted with complete supporting documentation will be accepted.

By Mail:
AB503 / AB2544 Payment Plan
PO Box 10479
Newport Beach, CA 92658-0479