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Bus lane penalty fines

Last updated: 15 March 2017

Pay a bus lane penalty

Bus lane Penalty Charge Notice

A bus lane Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) is up to £60.

You have 28 days to pay or challenge the penalty. If you pay it within 14 days it'll be reduced by 50%.

You can pay your penalty online:

If you don't pay

If you don't pay or challenge your bus lane PCN within 28 days, the fine will be increased by 50% up to £90.

If you don't pay after this increase, the local council may register your debt with a court and recover the money using sheriff officers.

Fixed Penalty Notice

You have 28 days to pay your £50 penalty to the court or challenge the penalty.

You can pay:

If you can't afford to pay a penalty

You can get advice on money, debt and the law from Citizens Advice Scotland. You can also discuss this with the council or police.

Bus lane penalty fines
Pay a bus lane penalty