How to apply for an extension of time to pay

If you are having difficulty paying your fine on time, an extension of time may be available. 

Who can apply?

Anyone who has received a notice and cannot pay the full amount by the due date can apply. However, not all applications are granted.

A number of factors may be taken into consideration when assessing your application.

These include:

  • if you have a pensioner concession card
  • if you have a health care card
  • if you meet the criteria for financial hardship
  • if you are applying as an individual or on behalf of a company.

 

How to apply

The method for applying depends on how far your fine has progressed.

Infringement Notice and Penalty Reminder Notice

If you've received an Infringement Notice or Penalty Reminder Notice, please visit the extension of time page for more information about eligibility, and instructions on how to apply.

Enforcement Order and Warning Infringement Warrant Pending Notice

If you've received an Enforcement Order, Warning Infringement Warrant Pending Notice or Sheriff Notice, please visit the extension of time to pay page for more information about eligibility, and instructions on how to apply.

 

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