Violation, Penalty Amounts, and Payment Information


DMV Citation Payment Notice

Due to a change in DMV software, we cannot guarantee that removal of the citation(s) be completed through our office. We highly recommend that you pay your citations along with your vehicle registration directly to the DMV.

If you still choose to pay your DMV citation(s) in our office, payments will only be accepted by cash, debit card, cashier's check, money order or credit cards ONLY.

For all other citation payments please mail to:

Parking Adjudication
CSUSM
San Marcos CA 92096-0001


Parking Penalties

Parking violation fines listed below reflect an increase as of July 1, 2012

This page lists California Vehicle Code(s), types of citations, and penalty amounts which correspond with type of parking citations issued at Cal State San Marcos.

CVC 21113(A)       NO PERMIT DISPLAYED $65.00
CVC 21113(A) PERMIT IMPROPERLY DISPLAYED $65.00
CVC 21113(A) EXPIRED PERMIT $65.00
CVC 22500.1 PARKING IN A FIRE LANE $80.00
CVC 21113(A) RED CURB $80.00
CVC 21113(A) EXPIRED METER $65.00
CVC 21113(A) TIMED ZONE VIOLATION $65.00
CVC 21113(A) VIOLATION OF POSTED SIGNS $65.00
CVC 21113(A) UNDESIGNATED AREA $65.00
CVC 21113(A) AREA VIOLATION $150.00
CVC 21113(A) USE OF PERMIT REPORTED LOST/STOLEN $350.00
CVC 21113(A) USE OF COUNTERFEIT/ALTERED PERMIT $350.00
CVC 22507.8 DISABLED ZONE $421.00
CVC 22507.8 DISABLED ZONE-2ND VIOLATION $625.00
CVC 22507.8 DISABLED ZONE-3RD VIOLATION $825.00
CVC 22500 LOADING ZONE $65.00
CVC 22500(B) CROSSWALK $65.00
CVC 22500(E) DRIVEWAY $65.00
CVC 22500(E) SIDEWALK $65.00
CVC 21209(A) BIKE LANE $65.00
CVC 22500(G) OBSTRUCTING TRAFFIC $65.00
CVC 22500(J) BUS ZONE $250.00
CVC 5204 IMPROPER TABS $75.00
CVC 25500(H) DOUBLE PARKED $65.00
CVC 22500(L) PARKING IN FRONT OF WHEELCHAIR CURB         $421.00
CVC 22514 PARKING IN FRONT OF FIRE HYDRANT $80.00
CVC 22522 PARKING NEAR RAMP FOR HANDICAPPED $421.00
CVC 21113(A) PARKED IN RESERVED SPACE, AREA OR CURB $150.00
CVC 21113(A) INVALID PERMIT $65.00
WARNING TICKET $00.00