Can HOA regulate parking on public streets?

My neighborhood’s homeowners association ticketed me on a public street. I want to fight the ticket. Can HOAs regulate parking on public streets?

Talullah Blanco · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
A homeowners association can’t enforce parking regulations on public streets unless authorized by state law.
To resolve HOA violations you’ll need to:
  • Review the HOA’s covenants, conditions, and restrictions to determine whether the homeowners association has the authority to regulate and enforce street parking.
  • Discuss the violation with a homeowners insurance board member.
  • File a formal appeal.
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parking citation
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