Court Payments

Do Not Pay by Phone to remove Boot from vehicle, as Pay by Phone requires 24-48 hours processing.


Other ways to pay

Pay in person at a Municipal Court location, or pay by phone by calling 682-999-3681. Payments also may be made by mail by sending a personal check, money order, or cashier’s check (do not mail cash) to:

Fort Worth Municipal Court
1000 Throckmorton St.
Fort Worth, TX 76102-6382


Payment Methods

Fines may be paid using cash; VISA, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express; personal checks (no temporary checks); money order, or cashier’s check. Make your checks and money orders payable to the City of Fort Worth.  A $25 service fee will be assessed on returned checks.

Should you have a change of address, you must notify the court in writing.

Extended or Late Payments

Only a Municipal Court Judge can set the terms of an ordered payment extension.

You must appear in person to apply for a payment extension; applications received by mail will not be accepted. Complete the extension application(PDF, 116KB) and bring it and all supporting documentation to the A.D. Marshall Public Safety & Courts Building.  All documentation must be verified by the Collections & Enforcement Unit before you will be scheduled to see a judge.

New--A mandatory state fee of $15 (effective 1/1/2020) will be added if any part of the fine is paid more than 30 days after the judgment has been entered.

Late payments sent by mail will be accepted and posted, and you will be notified at the address on the ticket if there are additional fines. To update your address with the Municipal Court, call 817-392-6700.