What is electronic or E challan?
The electronic or E challan system was introduced by Punjab Safe City Authority (PSCA) under Lahore high court orders. Punjab Safe City Authority has installed Auto vehicle number plate recognizing (AVNPR) cameras across Lahore. These cameras note the number plate of cars violating traffic rules.
How to check E challan?
There are two methods to check E Challan.
Method 1: Lahore E challan website
Electronic or E challan can be checked on the official website of PSCA
– Go to PSCA Website. echallan.psca.gop.pk
– Fill your car number plate and your CNIC number.
– Press search
The system will show you if you have any challan.
Method 2: Download PSCA app on mobile phone
You can check your challan PSCA mobile app also.
– Download the PSCA official mobile app. CLICK HERE
– Enter your number plate and CNIC in the given space.
The app will show you if you have any challan on your CNIC.
How to pay?
There are two ways to pay challan.
1. You can print a copy of challan and pay it at any branch of Bank of Punjab.
2. If you have a bank account. You can Pay your challan through any ATM.
Note: Right now, the facility of paying your e challan online, but in the future, this feature may be available.
What if challan is not Paid?
If challan is not paid within the given time, the authorities can take necessary actions and seize your vehicle. The vehicle may only be released after paying the challan.
Why is electronic challan better than traditional challan?
In the traditional system, if the driver violates traffic rules, a Challan Ticket is handed over to the violator. During this time, documents of his vehicle are seized by the Officer. The drivers get back its document from the traffic officer only after paying challan in the bank branch. That is why citizens of Lahore widely welcome the new challan. The traffic police department is planning to expand this system to the whole Punjab if it becomes successful in Lahore,
What is Punjab Safe City Authority (PSCA)
PSCA was established in25 August 2015 by Punjab safe city ordinance. It aims to increase public safety and security of citizens of Punjab. E-ticketing is one of the most innovative steps of this authority.
Can I sell my vehicle if the challan is unpaid?
No, You have to pay your challan before selling your car.
Can I pay my challan online?
No, You can not pay your challan online. You can pay your e challan only at branches of