Paying a Citation

If you have received a citation from the Town of Paradise, please be sure to pay particular attention to the due date of payment.  Payments received after the due date will be subject to additional fines.  If you wish to appeal the citation, please follow the instructions on the citation and submit your appeal promptly as appeals not received within ten (10) calendar days after issuance cannot be accepted.


Payment for citations are processed through the Finance Department.  There are 3 ways you can pay your fine:

  1. Visit the Finance Department Monday through Thursday from 9 am to 1 pm at 5555 Skyway.  The Finance Department will process your payment and give you a receipt.
  2. Visit Town Hall Monday through Thursday from 8 am to 5 pm.  You can leave your payment in the Finance drop box and it will be processed the following business day. 
  3. Mail your payment to 

                                                    Town of Paradise - Finance Department

                                                                    5555 Skyway

                                                               Paradise, CA 95969


Cash,  Checks and Credit Cards are all accepted.  Checks may be made out to the Town of Paradise.

If you have questions regarding the payment of your citation, or wish to arrange a payment plan, you can contact Sandi Miller in the Finance Department at (530) 872-6291 ext 121.

If you have questions regarding the citation itself, please contact the Department that issued the citation (i.e. Animal Control, Code Enforcement, etc.).  Department Contacts can be located by clicking here.