A Notice of Final Demand can be issued if you don’t pay your fine, or comply with a payment arrangement, by the due date on your Court Fine Collection Statement.
If you ignore your Court Fine Collection Statement and the due date for payment has passed, the fine may be registered with us.
We will then send you a Notice of Final Demand and a fee of $143.30* will be added to your fine. You must comply with the notice within 21 days.
If you do not do anything about your Notice of Final Demand by the due date, we may take one or more of the following enforcement actions:
We may also apply to the Magistrates' Court to issue an Enforcement Warrant. If this happens, a sheriff's officer has the power to:
If you would like to discuss your options, contact Fines Victoria.
* Fine amounts and fees correct as of 1 July 2023. Amounts are adjusted in July each year.
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The fastest way pay your fine is online. You will need your obligation number or payment reference number (these are usually found at the top-right corner of your fine).
You can also pay your fine by BPAY, over the phone, in person or by post.
Always check the payment instructions on your fine before you pay. For some fines, payment must be made to the enforcement agency that issued it – not to Fines Victoria.