Municipal Court

I Got a Ticket. Now What Do I Do?

Adults Have Three Basic Choices:

I'm 16 or Younger and I Got a Ticket. What Do I Do? 

McKinney Municipal Court


Conducting Business Online

Virtual Court - This option allows defendants to dispose of cases via a video conference with the Judge using ZOOM on either your computer or smart device. Individuals may appear without an appointment during an Open Docket Session.

For more information about Virtual Court visit:

Municipal Court Search / Judicial Case Search - Ideal for defendant(s) and attorneys.

  • Look up any filed case by a person's full legal name, driver's license number, VIN number, or citation number.

Municipal Court Online Payment Portal

  • Pay your Payment Plan fees
  • Pay "Out of Court" Fees
  • Pay Driver Safety and Deferred Disposition fees

Juror Online Portal

  • self acknowledge
  • claim an exemption
  • request a postponement

Questions? Email


Conducting Business by Email:

Requests must include: case or citation number, full name, date of birth, address including apartment or trailer number and telephone number.

1. My citation wasn't in the Municipal Court Search-Judicial Case Look Up

  • Submit the Customer Contact Sheet  and 
  • Citation or case number
  • If you do not receive a response within 24 hours, call 972-547-7676.

2. Request an Appearance Extension - eligible if case is within 21-28 days of issued citation date.

3. Request and submit a payment plan with $100 down per case and $100 a month

4. Request additional time to pay fees

5. Request additional time to pay deferred disposition probation fees

*Before submitting request, confirm case meets the requirements for Deferred Disposition

If case is eligible, follow the instructions on the Deferred Disposition webpage.

6. Request additional time to pay your fees for Driver Safety Course


Submitting Documents

All document submittals should include: case or citation number, full legal name, date of birth, address (including apartment or trailer number), email, and telephone number.

Send an email:

Use the Dropbox:
Located to the left of the Municipal Court entrance; available 24/7
mailWrite to us:

Municipal Court

130 South Chestnut St.

McKinney, TX 75069


Approved Court Forms

These forms are available for you to use for your court case. They are not intended to be legal advice. Please note that payment is expected at the time of judgment.