Table of Violations and fines

Parking violations and parking ticket fines are set by the Philadelphia
City Council. This table lists current fines as well as the applicable
sections of the Philadelphia Traffic Code.

For further explanation of these violations, visit Explanation of Parking Violations

You can access the Philadelphia Code and Charter through the City’s website, www.phila.gov.

 

Code Provision Violation Description Non Center City &

University City Areas

Center City & 

University City

12-901(1)(a) Parked on Bridge, Viaduct, Tunnel Or Underpass
$26.00
$26.00
12-901(1)(b) Parked in Bus Stop
$51.00
$76.00
12-901(1)(c) Parked In School Zone
$36.00
$36.00
12-901(1)(d) Stop Prohibited
$51.00
$76.00
12-901(2) Moved Vehicle To Prohibited Area
$26.00
$26.00
12-901(3) Commercial Vehicle Parked In Residential Area
$101.00
$101.00
12-902(1)(a) Displaying Vehicle For Sale On Roadway
$301.00
$301.00
12-902(1)(b) Commercial Washing Or Repairing Vehicle On Roadway
$301.00
$301.00
12-903(1) Disobey Signs – Stopping, Standing, Parking
$51.00
$76.00
12-903(2) Disobey Signs – Standing, Parking
$51.00
$76.00
12-903(3) Disobey Signs – Standing, Parking
$26.00
$36.00
12-903(6) No Parking Street Cleaning
$31.00
$31.00
12-904 Contractor Placard Violation
$101.00
$101.00
12-906(2) Loading Zone
$31.00
$51.00
12-908(1) Bus Parked Other Than In Bus Stand
$251.00
$251.00
12-908(2) Improper Discharge Of Passengers From Bus
$251.00
$251.00
12-908(3) Bus Parked Improperly In Bus Zone
$251.00
$251.00
12-908(4) Taxi Parked Other Than In Taxi Stand
$36.00
$36.00
12-909(1) Parked In Taxi Stand
$31.00
$31.00
12-912 Stop/Block Highway
$51.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(a)(i) Double Parked
$51.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(a)(ii) On Sidewalk
$51.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(a)(iii) Stopped Within Intersection
$51.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(a)(iv) In Crosswalk
$51.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(a)(v) Stopped In Safety Zone
$51.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(a)(vi) Stopped Adjacent To Street Excavation
$31.00
$31.00
12-913(1)(a)(vii) Stopped On Railroad Tracks
$31.00
$31.00
12-913(1)(a)(viii) Stopped In Medial Strip In Center Of Divided Highway
$31.00
$31.00
12-913)1)(a)(ix) Disobey Sign -Stopping Prohibited
$51.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(a)(x) Parked Blocking Ramp For People With Disabilities
$76.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(b)(I) Blocking Driveway
$51.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(b)(ii) Fire Hydrant
$76.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(b)(iii) Too Close to Corner
$51.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(b)(iv) Too Close to Signals
$36.00
$36.00
12-913(1)(b)(v) Parked Too Close to Fire Station
$51.00
$51.00
12-913(1)(b)(vi) Obstructing Streetcar
$41.00
$41.00
12-913(1)(b)(vii) Parked On Limited Access Highway
$101.00
$101.00
12-913(1)(b)(viii) Disobey Signs – Prohibited Standing
$51.00
$76.00
12-913(1)(c)(i) Parked Within 50’ Of Railroad Crossing
$31.00
$31.00
12-913(1)(c)(ii) Parking Prohibited
$41.00
$51.00
12-913(2) Parked on Private Property
$26.00
$26.00
12-914(1) Parked Improper – Two Way Highway
$31.00
$31.00
12-914(2) Parked Improper – One Way Highway
$31.00
$31.00
12-915 Unattended Vehicle
$31.00
$31.00
12-916(1) Parked While License Suspended
$101.00
$101.00
12-916(2) Parked without valid driver’s license, registration or inspection.
$41.00
$41.00
12-917(5) No Parking Valet Zone
$31.00
$31.00
12-917(6) Overtime Valet Zone
$101.00
$101.00
12-1002(1) Parked In Unmetered Space
$26.00
$36.00
12-1004(1) Parked Improperly At Meter
$26.00
$26.00
12-1004(2) Improper Motorcycle Parking
$26.00
$26.00
12-1005(1) Expired Meter
$26.00
$36.00
12-1006(1) Parked Over Time Limit At Meter
$26.00
$36.00
12-1008 Damage Parking Meter
$301.00
$301.00
12-113(3) Trolley Stop
$31.00
$31.00
12-117(3)(f) Reserved Accessible Space
$301.00
$301.00
12-1117(4)(b) Parked In Space For People With Disabilities
$301.00
$301.00
12-1120(2) Abandoned Vehicle
$301.00
$301.00
12-1123 Unlawful Vehicle Alarm
$101.00
$101.00
12-1124(1) Parked Mobile Home
$51.00
$51.00
12-1126 Excessive Noise
$101.00
$101.00
12-1127 Excessive Idling of Motor Vehicles
$101.00
$101.00
12-1128 Owner Identification On Commercial Vehicle
$301.00
$301.00
12-1402(3) Illegally Placed Ticket
$51.00
$51.00
12-1604 Parked on Grass
$101.00
$101.00
12-1604(2) Parental Liability
$101.00
$101.00
12-2502(4)(a) Parking Snow Route
$51.00
$51.00
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