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Parking Citation Review Process

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To appeal a parking ticket received AFTER August 1, 2019, please click here or visit  to appeal your ticket.  Search for your ticket by citation number or license plate number.  When you have located the citation you wish to appeal, click on appeal and complete the entire form.  A Sergeant will review your appeal and contact you when a decision has been made. 

Examples of citations issued in error are:

  • Vehicles exempted by state statute.
  • Vehicles that are illegally parked due to a documented medical emergency.
  • You have previously notified the Janesville Police Department of a vehicle breakdown.

You may not fill out this form if:

  • You have received a Final Notice.
  • You have been notified by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation that your vehicle registration has been suspended.

If you have received a FINAL NOTICE, you must:

  1. Pay the amount shown on the FINAL NOTICE, or
  2. Request a Court date to contest the citation by coming to the Janesville Police Department. The parking ticket will be reissued with a Uniform Traffic Citation. The Citation will include Court costs that will increase the fine amount. These costs cannot be removed once the citation is issued. If you do not prevail in court, then you will be responsible for these costs.
Please correct the field(s) marked in red below:

To appeal a parking ticket received PRIOR to August 1, 2019, complete the following form. Please complete the form only if you feel the citation was issued in error. If your vehicle was illegally parked, then your request will be denied. A Sergeant will review your appeal and contact you when a decision has been made..  

Please complete the form below. Questions 2 - 6 are mandatory.


Email Address

Your email will be used to send the response for your review. If you do not provide an email address, the response will be mailed to you at the address listed.




Phone Number


Home Address

Home Address

Citation Information

Citation Information

Reason you feel citation was issued in error:


You are reminded that any unpaid parking citations will be submitted to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation and your vehicle registration will be suspended until the matter is resolved. Any car with suspended registration may be impounded and/or the operator may be ticketed.  

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