PAYING A TRAFFIC TICKET
Paying a traffic ticket (civil infractions):
All civil infraction citations are due within 14 days of the date on the citation. If you fail to pay or request a court appearance within 14 days, you will be subject to late fees and possible suspension of your license.
Before you come to Court to pay the ticket:
It normally takes 24-48 hours from the time you received the ticket before the court has received a record of the ticket from the police department. Please wait at least 24 hours before coming to court to pay. If you are coming in person to pay during regular business hours, please bring your copy of the ticket with you.
If you admit responsibility and pay your ticket immediately: Online or by phone, follow the steps below. For options to contest your citation, you may view those options in the Traffic section of this website.
- Determine your fine amount. Look up your fine on our Fees table.
- Make payment online or by phone: A third party service, Official Payments, accepts payments on our behalf. However, you will be charged a convenience fee for this service. Official Payments accepts Mastercard, Visa, Discover, American Express, or Debit Cards.
Payments after regular business hours:
You may go on the Official Payments website or call Official Payments for payments made outside of regular business hours: