Payment Options

Pay Online

If you wish to pay online using VISA, MasterCard or a debit card, visit our online payment system. If your case is in collections do not pay using this link -- see Pay Collections below.

It may take up to four business days to process your online payment. If your driver’s license or tabs are due to expire in less than five business days, please do not use this online payment system. Instead, please submit your payment to the Tacoma Municipal Court in person at the County-City Building (930 Tacoma Ave. S, Room 841 or Room 136).

 

Pay by Mail

Municipal Court accepts checks and money orders by mail. Make all checks and money orders payable to Tacoma Municipal Court. Please include the ticket number on your check or money order. Mail your payments to:

Tacoma Municipal Court
Room 841
930 Tacoma Avenue South
Tacoma, WA 98402

Pay in Person

Municipal Court accepts cash, personal checks, money orders, VISA, MasterCard and debit cards at our service counter on the 8th floor of the County City Building.  Make all checks and money orders payable to Tacoma Municipal Court. Please include the ticket number on your check or money order.

 

Pay Collections

If your case is in collections you must pay Transworld Systems, Inc.  You may contact Transworld Systems by phone at (888) 331-8019 or pay by mail to PO Box 15113, Wilmington, DE  19850.

Transworld Systems also accepts eCheck, credit card or debit card payments at Transworld Systems' online payment site.

If you pay the Tacoma Municipal Court directly on a case in collections, there ma y be a delay of up to three weeks to transmit your payment to NCO Financial Systems, Inc.  This may impact your time payment plan with the collection agency.

Please do not release any payment or credit card information to anyone claiming to be from the Tacoma Municipal Court.  No member of the Tacoma Municipal Court staff will ever contact you by phone to ask for payment or credit card information.

Do you need help locating your ticket, citation or case number

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On a traffic infraction
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