Seattle Municipal Court Hon. Karen Donohue, Presiding

About Us

Contact Us

In Person or By Mail

The Municipal Court is located in downtown Seattle in the Seattle Justice Center Map Image at the corner of Fifth Avenue and James Street.

Mailing Address:
Municipal Court of Seattle
Seattle Justice Center
600 Fifth Avenue
PO BOX 34987
Seattle, WA 98124-4987

Pay Tickets or Obtain Information

To pay parking tickets and traffic citations or to obtain specific ticket or case information such as; violation description and balance due, court locations and hours, how to schedule hearings, and collection agency information. You may do this online or call our 24 hour hotline at (206) 684-5600. To use the Court's online services choose from the following two options: Pay a Ticket or obtain Court Information. Users of online ivr payment system to pay tickets are required to key in their case or citation number from the key pad of their touch tone phone or keyboard.

By Telephone or Via the Web

During the hours of 8:00 AM-5:00 PM, Monday and Tuesday and 9:00 AM-5:00PM, Wednesday through Friday, you may contact a Customer Service Representative by dialing (206) 684-5600 and choosing option "0", or through the use of our Customer Service Assistance online form.

Jail Information

The Court houses inmates in jail facilities located in King County and Snohomish County. View all Jail Locations & Visitation Information.

Web Survey

The Courts Web Team will not respond to individual requests for information concerning case information or legal proceedings. If you need to contact the Court about such matters, please see above for mailing address, phone number or online contact information. However, if you have any comments or suggestions specifically concerning this web site, please complete our Web Site Survey.

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Links & Resources

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Jail Information    
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King County Web Site Link outside of the City of Seattle web

Court and Legal Community

CAP Information (for Attorneys)
Forms and Filing
Law Dept. Forms
Local Court Rules
King County Bar Assn.

Jury Duty

Responding to Your Summons
Frequently Asked Questions
Reschedule Jury Duty
Jury Duty Informational Slide Show


Agencia de Cobros
Informacin para pagar multas
Opciones de cmo responder a las citaciones (tickets)

Municipal Court of Seattle, 600 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104-1900    Directions to the Court
Hours: M-F 8-5    Court Contact: (206) 684-5600 or Customer Service