To schedule a warrant hearing to quash a warrant you must appear in person at the service counter on the eight floor (Room 841) of the County City Building. Warrant hearings cannot be scheduled by telephone.
A warrant remains outstanding until a hearing is held and the Judge orders the warrant quashed.
A defendant may request a mitigation or contested infraction hearing by checking the appropriate box on the back of the ticket provided by the officer and mailing it to the Court.
A hearing may also be requested by appearing at the service counter for Municipal Court on the eight floor (Room 841) of the County City Building. Infraction hearings cannot be scheduled by telephone.
The hearing request must be made within 15 days of the date of violation.
Hearing by Mail – Tacoma Municipal Court offers a hearing by mail option for parking and camera tickets only. THERE IS NO OPTION FOR APPEAL ON A HEARING BY MAIL DECISION. To start the process download and print the form, fill out completely and attach any proof before mailing to the Court at:
Tacoma Municipal Court - 930 Tacoma Ave S, Rm 841, Tacoma, WA 98402
Parking and Camera tickets are not reported to the Department of Licensing and will not become a part of your driving record. They can however suspend the renewal of your registration if they are not paid in full.
Case and Court Date Information
The following links are provided by the Administrative Office of the Courts: