Municipal Court & Traffic Tickets

Not all traffic citations require an appearance in court. If you’ve already paid your citation and your appearance isn’t mandatory, you do not need to appear in court. If you wish to dispute the violation, it is your right to appear in court.

If you are not sure whether you must appear for court, please contact the Clerk’s office at 706-866-2989 before your court date.

How to Pay your Citation

To determine the amount of the fine, you can call Court Services at (706) 866-2989, or visit You’ll need to have either your Citation Number or your Driver’s License Number available.

Fines can be paid in person, by mail, or online by visiting You may also pay over the phone with your Visa, Master Card, or Discover Card by dialing 855-448-6744.

Payment methods accepted are cash, money order, cashier’s check or credit card. Money orders and Cashier’s checks should be made payable to the City of Fort Oglethorpe.

Personal checks will not be accepted and will be returned.

NOTE: A small convenience fee applies to all credit card transactions.

Municipal Court Contact Information

500 City Hall Drive
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742

Court Services: (706) 866-2989 | Court Fax: (706) 858-4682
Business Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm / Monday – Friday

Mailing Address:

Fort Oglethorpe Municipal Court
P.O. Box 5509
Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia  30742

All citations issued to persons 16 years or younger will be forwarded to Juvenile Court.

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