Make a copy of the citation, write a letter explaining why you are contesting the citation, include other supporting documents and mail it to: City of Orange, Citation Processing Center, P.O. Box 10479, Newport Beach, CA 92658-0479. In your letter, please include any documents that can support your dispute. You can also visit www.CitationProcessingCenter.com to submit a written appeal online.
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To register as a new permit holder with the Citation Processing Center, upload the required documents; a government issued ID, current utility bill, or for Chapman University students, submit your enrollment verification letter, government issued ID, and utility bill.
You should receive an email within 24-48 hours verifying your permit was approved or denied. If approved, submit your payment and the permit will be mailed to you within seven days.
Click here to register, pay, or renew a parking permit then select one of the following options:
Questions can be directed to the Citation Processing Center customer service line (800) 969-6158.
Come to the Orange Police Department's Traffic Bureau counter, which is open 8:00 am to 5:00 pm from Monday to Thursday. You will need to provide the license plate number of the vehicle that was issued the citation and the date on which the citation was issued. The fee for the replacement citation is $6.00.
To pay for the violation, you can mail the citation with payment to "City of Orange, Citation Processing Center, P.O. Box 10479, Newport Beach, CA 92658-0479." The Citation Processing Center only accepts checks or money orders through the mail. You can also visit www.CitationProcessingCenter.com to pay for the violation with the use of a Credit card.