University parking infringements are managed by the Hobart and Launceston city councils on behalf of the University.
If you do not lodge a notice of election for a court hearing within 28 days of the service of the infringement notice and the infringement notice is not withdrawn, you will be taken to be convicted of the offence(s) set out in the infringement notice. If you are taken to be convicted and do not pay, either in full or as arranged under a variation of payment conditions, the monetary penalty may be enforced under the Monetary Penalties Enforcement Act 2005.
If you wish to have the offence(s) to which this infringement notice relates determined by a court, or you wish to argue that the penalty should be reduced, you must lodge a notice to elect a court hearing with the General Manager, Hobart City Council or Launceston City Council.
Forms for the notice of election, or payment arrangement are available from the councils.
Payments for infringement notices are to be made to the Hobart City Council (see the Hobart City Council payments page for details on how to pay) or the Launceston City Council (see the Launceston City Council website for details on how to pay).
Voucher infringements - are payable within 14 days of the date of issue. After the expiration of 14 days the amount payable will increase by the a fee set out in the Schedule to the University By-laws. After the expiration of a further 14 days, recovery proceedings will commence and the amount payable will increase by the fee shown in the Schedule to the University By-laws.
Traffic infringements - are payable within 28 days of the date of issue. After the expiration of 28 days, recovery proceedings will commence and the amount payable will increase by by the fee shown in the Schedule to the University By-laws in respect to all offences.
Note: After referral to the Director, Monetary Penalties Enforcement Service, additional costs may be added to the unpaid infringement amount. See the Schedule of fees in the University By-laws.
Any appeal against the issuing of an infringement notice must be forwarded to Campus Services using the online application for appeal against infringement form. You will need to provide full details and an explanation as to why you feel the infringement notice was incorrectly issued. The appeal must be received within five days of infringement issue.
Authorised by the Chief Operating Officer
1 November, 2013