Pay a bus lane fine (Penalty Charge Notice)

Bus lane fines issued by the council are called Penalty Charge Notices. NSL Services Ltd provide bus lane enforcement on behalf of Bury Council.

The current bus lane Penalty Charge Notice fee is £60.00. If you pay within 14 days this is reduced to £30.00.

You can pay now using a debit or credit card.

Pay a bus lane fine

You will need the Penalty Charge Notice number (the 10 digit number that starts with BC) and the registration number of your vehicle.

Pay by phone

Debit and credit card payments can be made by phone on 0344-870-5545 (24 hour access).

Pay by post

Cheques should be made payable to 'Bury Council' and sent to:

  • NSL Services Ltd, Carne House, Parsons Lane, Bury. BL9 OJT

Please do not send cash through the post.

Pay in person

You can pay in person by debit/credit card, cheque or cash at the following Council offices:

  • Bury Town Hall, Knowsley Street, Bury - Monday to Friday, 9am to 4:30pm
  • Longfield Centre, Prestwich - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9am to 4:30pm, and Wednesday, 9am to 1pm

Payments and appeals

You can appeal against a bus lane Penalty Charge Notice.

If you appeal within 14 days of the issue of the notice, and your appeal is unsuccessful, you will be given a further 14 days to pay at the discounted rate.

If you pay your bus lane notice whilst your appeal is being considered, your case will be closed and this will bring the appeals process to an end.