Parking & Visitor Services

Appeal Infraction

Please read the following information carefully before proceeding with your appeal.

The decision of the Appeals Committee is final and fines are considered due when the decision is rendered. Unfamiliarity with Western University's traffic and parking regulations does not constitute grounds for appeal. The following reasons are not considered grounds for an appeal:

Writing an Effective Appeal

Important Reminders

  • All parking infractions, with the exception of towing and service fees, may be appealed within fourteen days of the infraction date.
  • Appeals will not be accepted after 14 days past issue date
  • Appeals will not be processed with out supporting documentation (email Pay and Display receipts, Special Event Ticket stubs or other supporting documentation to parking@uwo.ca)
  • Appeals will not be reviewed with previous outstanding tickets on the account
  • Photographs are now taken with each citation

Writing Your Appeal

  • All parking infractions, with the exception of towing and service fees, may be appealed within fourteen days of the infraction date.
  • Be as precise as possible
  • Indicate that the problem, for which you were cited, has been corrected. (i.e. purchased a parking pass)
  • Indicate that you have made yourself familiar with the University Parking Rules and Regulations

Probability of a Successful Appeal

The probability of a successful appeal is extremely unlikely - less than 1% - for the following infractions:

  • Traffic tickets issued by the Campus Community Police
  • Parked in a Disabled Space
  • Parked in Fire Lane or Emergency Route

Begin Appeal Form

I am aware that pictures are taken with each citation and I have read and understand the above conditions.