Costs, Fees and Payment Options
The court accepts exact payment amount in cash at our front counter (subject to court policy regarding coins).
The court will not accept payment in coinage in an amount more than $10.00. The court will not accept pennies, nickels, dimes or a combination in excess of $2.00. Please see the court policy regarding acceptance of monetary penalties in coinage here.
- Check or Money Order
The court accepts checks and money orders at our front counter, through the mail or in the secured drop box located on the west side of the City Hall building to the left of the main entrance.
- Credit Cards
The court accepts credit and debit cards at the payment kiosk in our lobby during regular business hours (3% fee applies), by phone at (206) 905-7447 or (877) 793-8935 or by visiting www.lfptix.com (6% fee applies).
- Unified Payment Program (UP Program)
If you have one or more traffic infractions in King County that are holding your license you may be eligible for the UP Program. Please click here for more information.
Court Cost and Fee Schedule
Appeal Record Preparation $40.00
Blood Alcohol Content $250.00
Booking Fee King County Jail $236.26 / Daily Maintenance $225.80
Booking Fee Snohomish County Jail $134.70 / Daily Maintenance $187.46
Audio Duplication $10.00 (per audio file)
Certified Copy $5.00
Criminal Conviction Fee $43.00
Criminal Court Cost Recoupment $200.00
Criminal Traffic Penalty Fee $102.50
Deferred Finding $175.00
Deferred Prosecution Fee $250.00 / probation $1000.00
Delinquent Parking Fee $25.00
DNA Collection $100.00
Domestic Violence Assessment $150.00
Drug Patch Per Contract Company
Drug Patch Analysis Fee Per Contract Company
Electronic Home Monitoring $15.00/day
Electronic Home Monitoring w/alcohol monitoring $15.00/day
Expungement of Misdemeanor Record $150.00
Fail to Respond / Appear Fee $52.00
Interstate Commission for Adult Offender Supervisions Transfer $80.00
Insurance Administrative Cost $25.00
Probation (Active & Court Monitored) Determined by the Judge
Public Defender Recoupment Sliding Scale
Returned Check Fee $40.00
Stipulated Order of Continuance $150.00 + Probation Fees
Witness Fees $10.00/day
Youth Court $30.00