Seattle Municipal Court Hon. Karen Donohue, Presiding

Ticket Payment and Information

Ticket Payment Information


Convenience Fee

Pay Online

NOTICE: A convenience fee of $3.60 per transaction will be added to your balance when making a payment using online or telephone payment services. There is no fee when you pay in person.

 CLICK HERE to pay your ticket online

NOTICE: Visa and Mastercard only.        

Web browsers with outdated security will not be able to make online payments. This includes technologies such as Windows XP or Vista. This change aligns with industry best practices and helps keep data secure.

Posting Time

Accounts In Collections

Please note it may take up to 72 hours after the violation has occurred for your ticket or case to be entered into our system. If you are unable to locate your ticket or case after the 72-hour period, please call (206) 684-5600.


NOTICE: Amounts in collections cannot be paid online via the Court's website. To make payment arrangements, contact Alliance One directly at 1-800-456-8838.

Other Payment Options

Important Note About Scofflaw Ordinance

Pay by Phone: 206-233-7000                 

NOTICE: Visa and Mastercard only. A per transaction convenience fee will be assessed.

Pay in Person: There are several locations where you may pay your ticket in person, including Neighborhood Service Centers and the Seattle Justice center. Click here for a list of locations.

If you have four or more unpaid tickets, your vehicle may be booted. The boot, a wheel-locking device, locks the vehicles of Seattle drivers who have four or more overdue, unpaid parking tickets. A boot may be placed on your vehicle whether it is legally or illegally parked. Click here for information about the scofflaw ordinance.

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Hours: M-F 8-5    Court Contact: (206) 684-5600 or Customer Service