Seattle Municipal Court Hon. Karen Donohue, Presiding

Tickets:   Payments and Information

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You have several options when it comes to dealing with your ticket.

Click on the links below for more information.

How To Respond To a Ticket

You must respond to a ticket within 15 days. Here is what you can do.

Pay Your Ticket

Pay your ticket via our secure payment process.
If your account is in collections, you can not use this service. You can, however, use their online payment system. Click here.

Look Up Your Ticket Online

Look up information on cases and tickets.
You cannot pay tickets here.

Request a Hearing

Information about requesting a hearing to
contest your ticket.

Online and Phone payments accept Visa and MasterCard only.

Red Light Ticket Information

If you received a red light ticket and want to know what to do, visit this page to view your ticket and find out your options.

Scofflaw Ordinance and Verification

If you have four or more unpaid parking tickets, your vehicle may be booted.

Hold on Vehicle Tabs

According to State Law, a citizen may not renew his/her vehicle tabs if there are unpaid parking tickets associated with that vehicle. Find out how to resolve this issue.

Ticket Payment Locations Opciones de cmo responder a las citaciones (tickets) Collections
Prefer to pay in person? Here are locations that accept
SMC payments.
TIENE que responder a su infraccin en el plazo
de 15 das.
Information about the Court's use of a collection agency.

Links & Resources

Helpful Links & Resources    
Jail Information    
Contact Us
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)

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