Melbourne Drivers Warned Of Parking Fine Scam

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5 December 2017

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City of Melbourne is warning people not fall for fake emails demanding parking fines be paid within 14 days.

The council released the following statement on their Facebook page"

"We’ve received a number of complaints from people who have received emails, purporting to be from the City of Melbourne, demanding payment of parking fines within 14 days. The emails are fake.

We hope people haven’t unwittingly responded to this fake email or clicked on the links or attachments within it.

We have reported this scam and encourage all Melburnians and visitors to be wary of such unsolicited emails and to delete them immediately."

The council have reported the issue to the ACCC. 

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