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Payment Options

Information concerning the fine amounts for common violations is listed on the back of the pink or white copy of the citation. For fines that are not listed, please call (281) 471-4683. All juveniles must appear in open court with a parent or legal guardian.

BY ENTERING A PLEA OF GUILTY OR NO CONTEST, THE DEFENDANT IS DECLINING TO REQUEST ANY DISCOVERY OF EVIDENCE IN HIS/HER CASE.

Payments may be made by the following:

In person at the cashier's window in the Municipal Court located at 3005 N. 23rd street, from:

Mondays 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesdays 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesdays 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursdays 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Fridays  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Method of payments accepted are cash, money orders, cashier’s check, Visa or MasterCard. No personal checks are accepted.

Pay by credit card over the telephone with Visa, Master Card, Discover, or American Express. To make payments by credit card, simply call the toll-free number 1 (877) 224-6076. This service is available 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week. You will need your citation number and the amount of the fine. You will receive a receipt number for confirmation, which should be kept for your records. A "No Contest" plea will automatically be entered. You will be charged a service fee based on the amount of the fine. You may also pay online at our Online Payments.

Payments may be mailed prior to the scheduled appearance date. Mail to: 3005 N. 23RD STREET, LA PORTE, TEXAS 77571-3185. (You may pay by Visa or MasterCard.) Payments made by mail are made payable to "LA PORTE MUNICIPAL COURT" in the form of money order or cashier's check. No personal checks are accepted. Please provide the pink or white copy of the citation with a plea and signature on the back. Without a plea and signature, payment may be returned and the case will remain open.

Night Drop Box Payments made after business hours at 3005 N. 23rd Street, make payable to "LA PORTE MUNICIPAL COURT" in the form of money order or cashier's check. No personal checks are accepted. Please provide the pink or white copy of the citation with a plea and signature on the back. Without a plea and signature, payment may be returned and the case will remain open. If you have a payment extension please enclose a copy of the payment agreement along with payment, this option does not apply to Deferred or Defensive Driving payments.