Pay a Department of Conservation and Recreation parking ticket

Did you get a DCR parking ticket? There are a couple of ways to pay and avoid extra fees.

Department of Conservation and Recreation


Community Relations (617) 626-4973

The Details

What you need

  • Parking ticket
  • Vehicle registration information

How to pay

  1. Go to the Massachusetts DCR Parking Ticket System and select "I would like to pay my parking tickets."
  2. Enter your ticket and vehicle registration information.
  3. Select the tickets you would like to pay and proceed to checkout.

If you want to pay by phone, call the DCR parking clerk at (800) 445-8531.

To pay by mail, send a check or money order payable to Commonwealth of Massachusetts to:


DCR Parking Clerk

251 Causeway St.

Boston, MA 02114

If you wish to pay in person, visit the parking clerk at:

251 Causeway St. 

8th floor

Boston, MA 02114

Open Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Only money orders are accepted in person.

More info

If you don't pay or appeal your ticket within 21 days, you will have to pay an additional fine. 

After 30 days, your registration will be marked for non-renewal at the Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV). You'll have to pay the ticket, late fees, and an additional $20 RMV fee to clear your registration.



Main Office
251 Causeway St., Suite 900, Boston, MA 02114


Community Relations (617) 626-4973


(617) 626-1351


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