Jul. 1, 2016

Pay Your Citation Online

Pay Traffic or Non-Traffic Citation Online

The links are designed to help traffic citation recipients identify and pay citations online. This service is a convenient alternative for the payment of traffic citations received in the City and County of San Francisco.

Using this link, you can:

  • Look up the exact amount due.
  • Pay a citation by MasterCard, Visa, Discover or American Express credit card.

Traffic Citations must be received by the Court and entered into the system in order to pay the citation online. Most citations are not received by the Court from the issuing law enforcement agencies for up to 14 days from the date of ticket issuance. Please allow at least three weeks for your ticket to be processed.

To pay your traffic citation online, you must have a valid MasterCard, Visa, Discover or American Express credit card. A convenience fee of $5.40 will be added and charged to your credit card in addition to your citation fee.

I have been to court

I have already been to court and received a fine from the judge:

Pay What the Court Ordered

I have not been to court

I have not been to court. I just want to pay the citation:

Pay Your Citation

I have not been to court. If the violation is worth a point on my record, I want to pay the citation and take traffic school if I’m eligible:

Pay Your Citation AND the Traffic School Admin Fee

We are periodically experiencing technical issues processing online payments.  If you have problems or the page does not load, please try clicking on the link again to pay your citation.  If you cannot pay online, payment must be made in person or by mail to 850 Bryant St, Room 145, San Francisco, CA 94103.  You CANNOT pay by phone. 


If you have questions, please review the Frequently Asked Questions or visit the website for San Francisco Superior Court, Traffic Division for additional information.

If you have specific questions regarding your citations or other traffic-related questions, contact the Traffic Division directly at (415) 551-8550. 

Notice: This link allows you to pay moving traffic citations only. Parking citations can be paid online by clicking here

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