Parking Citation Payment Options

PLEASE NOTE the following
if paying through COMPASS:
If you are paying a $125 citation you MUST uncheck the $35 check box and check the $125 box before submitting your payment. 

You have 30 days from Violation Date to pay this fine.

You may pay online at or mail a check or money order made payable to DNR with a copy of your citation to

Department of Natural Resources
Attn: Parking Citation
PO Box 539
Arnold MD 21012

You may stand trial by notifying the DNR in writing, not less than five days prior to the payment date, of your intentions to stand trial. Failure to notify the DNR of your election to stand trial waives your right to stand trial and have the Officer present.​