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Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I go to pay my fine?

300 W. Washington St.

Phoenix, AZ 85003-2103

Directions to Phoenix Municipal Court.

​When is my court date?

Check the citation or call Court Information at (602) 262-6421.

How do I get a refund on my cash bail?

Once authorized by a Judge, refunds are mailed three to four days after a defendant's court date.

There is a warrant out for my arrest, what do I do?

Appear in court as soon as possible to see a Judge. You also may pay a bail/bond at the Bond Window located at Maricopa County Madison Street Jail on weekends and observed holidays between the hours of 12:30 PM to 9:30 PM to receive a new court date. Information on the Madison Street Jail can be found at

Can you tell me if my license has been suspended?

Call the Motor Vehicle Division at (602) 255-0072. Information is also available at​.

When am I scheduled for the Defensive Driving Program (Traffic School)?

Call the school with whom you registered. Refer to Defensive Driving Program for more information.

Where do I have to report for the Defensive Driving Driving Class?

Contact the school with whom you registered.

How do I get a continuance for my Defensive Driving Class?

You may request a continuance to complete your Defensive Driving Class by submitting a written request to the Court within seven (7) days of your court date.  For information call the court at (602) 262-6421. 

I went to the Defensive Driving Class, now what happens?

When you complete the class at an Arizona Supreme Court certified school, the school notifies the court of your completion and the charge is dismissed on your record. For further questions, call the Court at (602) 262-6421.

Can I take advantage of the Defensive Driving program for an Arizona citation if I live out-of-state?

If you wish to attend out-of-state, contact one of the Arizona schools listed on the Arizona Supreme Court website at One of these schools can coordinate your attendance in your state, and complete the dismissal with the Court.

How do I get protection from my violent spouse?

Request an "Order of Protection​." Call Court Information at (602) 262-6421 or come to the Court at 300 West Washington Street, Room 608, Phoenix.

Can you stop threats from my neighbor/acquaintance/coworker, etc.?

Request an "Injunction Against Harassment." Call Court Information at (602) 262-6421 or come to Court at 300 West Washington Street, Room 608, Phoenix.

Can you help me get my spouse to pay child support?

No. Contact Maricopa County Family Support Enforcement at (602) 506-3762. Information is also available on-line through Maricopa County Clerk of the Superior Court and through the State of Arizona Department of Economic Security.

Can you tell me if my divorce is final?

No. Contact Maricopa County at (602) 506-3011.

Do I get a marriage license from you?

No. Contact Maricopa County at (602) 506-3011.

Do I come to you to file for bankruptcy?

No. Contact the US Bankruptcy Court at 602-682-4007 or 1-866-553-0893 or visit their website at

Can you help me sue a contractor/neighbor/etc.?

No. Contact Maricopa County​ at (602) 506-3011.



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