Can I pay a fine in rates?

A cyclist | Pay a fine in rates in Germany


So I got fined after crossing red traffic with the bike. Can I pay a fine in rates in Germany?


  • In Magazinstrasse 5 near Alexanderplatz is the main office of this Police payment collection. They can set up payment in installments and such deals.
  • Yes. Reply by saying you are in financial difficulties and that you ask a Ratenzahlung in 20 € rates, for example.
  • It can be arranged by a phone call or a visit to the office.
  • It’s almost always possible to pay things like this in rates. Call and ask and then set it up in writing. Probably not as low as 20, but in 5 or 6 different installments.

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