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The New York City Department of Finance ( DOF) is the revenue service, taxation agency and recorder of deeds of the government of New York City.  Its Parking Violations Bureau is an administrative court that adjudicates parking violations, while its Sheriff's Office is the city's primary civil law enforcement agency. 
The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles has in the past noted that a 65% conviction rate is required to maintain the financial viability of the Traffic Violations Bureau System (Source: New York State Bar Association Committee on Administrative Adjudication). History [ edit]
The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles ( NYSDMV or DMV) is the department of the New York state government  responsible for vehicle registration, vehicle inspections, driver's licenses, learner’s permits, photo ID cards, and adjudicating traffic violations.
Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) has jurisdiction over disputes between businesses and the DCA or consumers, as well as some licensing cases that originate with the Business Integrity Commission, the NYPD, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, and the FDNY   NYPD Department of Buildings FDNY
One of govWorks's main competitors was Atlanta -based EzGov.com, which offered software to local governments and municipalities to allow citizens to pay parking tickets, taxes and obtain other city services on-line 24 hours a day. 
A parking violationis the act of parkinga motor vehicle in a restricted place or in an unauthorized manner. It is against the lawvirtually everywhere to park a vehicle in the middle of a highwayor road; parking on one or both sides of a road, however, is commonly permitted.