Dispute My Ticket

COVID-19 Notice: Parking and infraction ticket hearings are only being held through written statement at this time. If you would like to request a hearing to contest or mitigate your ticket, please follow the instructions on the back of your ticket and submit it by mail, or call (206) 684-5600 Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

To dispute your ticket, you will need to request a hearing. Hearing requests must be made within fifteen (15) days of the date the ticket is issued.

Request a Hearing

  1. Follow the instructions on the back of the ticket or contact us at (206) 684-5600.
  2. Indicate the hearing type that you are requesting.
  3. Complete the required information on the ticket and submit it by mail or in person:

Seattle Municipal Court
600 Fifth Avenue
PO BOX 34987
Seattle, WA 98124-4987

Once your hearing is scheduled, you will receive a notice by mail with the hearing date and time.

Included with your hearing notice is a written statement form. You may use this form if you wish to have your case heard in writing (adjudication by mail) instead of appearing in person.