Appeal a Parking Ticket

Sample TicketThe Town of Banff manages parking to best balance the needs of residents and visitors alike. The Alberta Traffic Safety Act and The Banff Traffic Bylaw (16-7) regulate parking on all streets, alleys and public parking lots in Banff.

If you wish to dispute a Town of Banff parking ticket, please ensure the notice of offence was issued by the Town of Banff.

Town of Banff Municipal Enforcement will not revoke tickets based on compassionate or personal reasons. These matters must be heard under oath in Alberta Traffic Court.

The following are not reasons for a ticket to be revoked:

  • I only parked in the location for a short time
  • Other cars were parked there
  • There was nowhere else to park
  • I did not know that I could not park there
  • I did not see the sign/fire hydrant
  • I cannot afford to pay the fine
  • I have never had a ticket before
  • I am not from Banff
  • I was in a hurry/late

Initiate an Officer Ticket Review Online

You can dispute a Town of Banff parking ticket online

Initiate an Officer Ticket Review in Person

To submit your dispute in person visit Town Hall at:
110 Bear Street
Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Initiation of the Officer Ticket Review process must be received within 14 days from the date the ticket was issued.

Please note tickets that have been issued for parking on private property are not disputable.