The 2019 Super Bloom is a natural phenomenon unlike anything the City has ever experienced and demonstrates the extreme beauty of the City of Lake Elsinore. We would like to thank residents and visitors for their patience as we faced substantial challenges related to this international attraction. Find out more at or call the Superbloom Hotline at 951-471-1238 or check the City's social media feeds.



The City recognizes and understands that it is never pleasant to receive a parking citation, and we hope that the following information assists in handling your citation:

  • Pay by Mail
    To pay by mail, make a personal check, money order or cashier's check made payable to: the City of Lake Elsinore for the amount indicated. Write the citation issue number and license plate number on the front of the check or money order. Enclose the citation with the check or money order. An envelope is provided at the time a citation is issued; however, if the envelope is lost or misplaced, the payment for the citation can be sent to:
  • City of Lake Elsinore
    Citation Processing Center
    P.O. Box 7275
    NEWPORT BEACH, CA 92658-7275
  • Pay in Person
  • Lake Elsinore City Hall
  • 130 S Main st
  • Lake Elsinore Ca, 92530
  • Pay by Phone
    Call (toll-free) (800) 989-2058. 
    Payments can also be made using VISA, MasterCard, Discover or AMEX 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Pay Online
    Visit the Citation Processing Center website.
    Payments can also be made using VISA, MasterCard, Discover, or AMEX 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Payment Plan Options for Parking Citations Only (California State Legislature AB 503, AB 2544 “indigent”)
    Proof Of Indigence
    To submit an indigent payment plan request, please visit the Citation Processing Center website