How do I pay my citation or fines?

We have 3 methods: 

Pay Your Fine Online:

A traffic citation payment can be made online through our online system. It allows you to pay online if your ticket is a payable offense which does not require a court date to be set or proof of payment. Pay Now!

Pay In Person:

A traffic citation payment can be paid in person.

Come to: 


Baton Rouge City Court, Room 145
233 St. Louis Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802


Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Discover, Visa, MasterCard and American Express accepted.

 NOTE: If requesting an extension to pay your fine, you must appear on or before your due date at 8:30 a.m.


Pay By Mail:

A traffic citation payment can be made by mail.

Mail payment to:


Baton Rouge City Court
P.O. Box 3438
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-3438


A payment postmarked after your Court Appearance Date must include an additional $50 Penalty Fee. 

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1. How do I pay my citation or fines?
2. What payment methods do you accept for payment of fines, fees and court costs?
3. What if I can’t pay my fine? Can I do community service work in lieu of my fine or make partial payments?
4. Can I check the status of a case online?
5. How do I get a case disposition or copy of court minutes?
6. Where can I get a Criminal Background check for my job?
7. What kind of classes do you offer?