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    NSW Ticket Parking: potentially massive number of invalid fines

    Hi All, I have what seemed to be a straightforward issue. Inner West Council, and many others, have ticket parking areas that also have a 15 or 30 minute free period, after which paid parking is required. The relevant legislation is 207-3 I was issued a fine for 207-3(1) "Park without...
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    WA Can I Get Parking Fines and Speeding Fines Reduced?

    Hi newcomer looking for sound opinions, I had a few registered parking fines and speeding fines that I set up a time to pay for. I then left for a few months on holiday with an understanding that a family member would continue the payments but this fell through. Prior to leaving, I updated my...
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    ACT Australian Federal Police Issuing Parking Fines in Private Car Park?

    I recently received a $714 fine in the mail from the Australian Federal Police. There were two fines: one for parking in a disabled spot ($600) and one for not parking properly in that parking spot ($114). I remember the night well. While the car was mine, I was not driving as I was not...
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    ACT AGPS issuing parking fines in private club carpark

    I recently received a fine in the mail from the AFP for $714. There were two fines: one for parking in a disabled spot ($600) and one for not parking properly in that parking spot ($114). I remember the night well. While the car was mine, I was not driving as I was not licenced at the time. A...
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    VIC Legal to Have Photo of You Taken Without Permission?

    Hello, Can a city council officer (who issues car parking fines) take a photo of a car owner having an argument with them and email it to their managers without the person's permission?! Is it legal to take photos of individuals without warning? Thanks
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    Private parking ticket

    I parked in a private car park last year, that doesn't provide parking meters and never answers the number provided (over 30 minutes of ringing, not even put on hold) forcing you to use their website to buy a ticket. I thought I bought one, entered all the information, waited for the page to...
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    NSW Parking Fines - Council Officer Entering Private Property?

    I recently received a parking fines from a council parking officer for having the back of my car protruding onto the footpath by 400 mm or so when the car was parked in front of our garage, in our driveway. The footpath was not blocked. The infringement notice was issued at 9.40pm. The council...
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    NSW Parking fines - procedural

    I was issued a parking fine for not displaying the ticket - apparently the inspector was blind and I didn't keep the ticket. I did not receive the initial notice, and when I complained they stated the inspector issued a ticket on the spot - garbage! So I did not get the initial notice nor did...
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    NSW Stop at Road and Parking Fines - Thoughts?

    Hi there - first time poster here with a question about whether I should fight a parking ticket in court. Here's the story. * I parked the car in Mosman on Sunday, on a quiet street (Plunkett Rd - Google Maps), * There were no parking related signs (ie no timed parking, "no stopping" or "no...
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    QLD Private parking fines

    I recently receive a parking fines for parking in a private car park at a shopping center for $77 I decided I would ignore it. I have since received in the mail a statement for this fine with an extra charge of $50 for not paying within 7 days. My question is, do I have to pay this, and how...