Car parking and charges Please ensure you always check the car park notice boards for current tariffs, chargeable days, times and conditions of use. Pay a parking fine A parking fine is also know as a penalty charge notice (PCN). These are issued when your vehicle breaks parking regulations. Challenge a parking fine If you feel that you have been issued a penalty charge notice (PCN) incorrectly, you may challenge it in writing within 14 days. Abandoned vehicles Just because a vehicle is not being used does not mean that it is abandoned. Parking permits A number of parking permits are available for residents and workers in East Hampshire.