Update 13/10/2020

As of the 13th October 2020 this scam is still very much active.

Note the penalty notice number: YYJ18488219911, also note the Automated payment reference number: 950192341223.


Update 04/10/2020

This time the HM Courts & Tribunals scam email was reported to Lochaber & Skye Police in Scotland. They then shared a screenshot on Twitter.

The same telephone number featured: 0343 222 3331. 

The Penalty Charge Notice Number was YYJ18488219911, while the Automated payment reference was 950192341223.

Update 03/10/20. 

A new scam email is doing the rounds purportedly from HM Courts & Tribunals. This time the penalty notice is RA93797440508

It is scam and is accompanied by the scam Automated Payment reference: 38486344439

Update: Scam email received stating number 0343 222 3331 03/10/2020

The telephone number 0343 222 3331 appears a the telephone contact number on a scam email by impersonators pretending to represent Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunals. If you receive an email that looks like the one below then be sure that you don’t click on any links.

The following email was reported by a Twitter user on the 2nd October 2020.