Payment Information

Payments are accepted through the mail to:
Center Municipal Court  
PO Box 1900  
Center, TX  75935

or may be made in person at:
1020 Shelbyville Street
Center, Texas

Click here to pay over the internet and/or call 1-800-444-1187

PAYMENTS BY MAIL

Payments mailed must be postmarked on or before your court appearance date.

Payment in the form of check or money order should be made payable to the City of Center Municipal Court. Please include your citation or docket number. Do not send cash. Make sure that the amount sent is sufficient to pay the court costs. Cases must be paid in full (or in installments when approved by a judge). Installment plans must be arranged in person.

PAYMENTS MADE IN PERSON

Clerk hours are Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding holidays)

Judge Grover Russell's hours are Tuesday through Friday only from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Payment in the form of cash, check, or money order will be accepted.

FAILURE TO RESOLVE YOUR CASE

The Court will initiate the following actions to ensure your compliance:

• File an additional offense against you for Failure to Appear. (This would be in addition to any fine that may be owed on the original case(s).)
• Issue a Warrant of Arrest
• Referral to a collections agency.

There is a $35.00 fee for all returned checks.

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