Payments

Payment Options


Allow 3 business days from the date you received a citation to pay the citation either online, by phone, or in person.  Court cashiers cannot accept payment until the citation is received and entered, which typically takes up to 3 days.  To check if your citation has been received by the court CLICK HERE.   BONDS will only be accepted in person - see below.

To pay any type of traffic or criminal fine, dial Official Payments at 1-877-286-6070 from any touch-tone telephone or pay online at the Official Payments website. Visa, Mastercard, Discover or American Express credit cards are accepted.   You will be asked to enter a citation number, date of birth, a daytime phone number and a credit card number.  Your case or citation number can be obtained by clicking here.  You will be informed of a convenience fee that will be charged to cover all costs of the service, including the credit card and banking fees. The court does not incur any costs for the use of this service. The amount of the convenience fee depends on the amount of the fine being paid.

Posting Bond


Bonds are accepted on open cases with 23rd District Court Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.  Accepted forms of payment are listed below.  To post bond for an individual that does not have an open case with 23rd District Court you must contact the arresting law enforcement agency for bond posting procedures.  

Traffic Citations - allow 3 business days after citation is issued for court entry


Traffic citations issued by the Taylor Police Department (citation begins with the year followed by “TA”) may be paid online through the CLEMIS website by clicking on the following link CLEMIS within 14 days of the issue date. After 14 days you may not pay through CLEMIS.  Note, you will be assessed a $5.50 enhanced processing fee for payments up to $200.

Accepted Forms of Payment


Visa, Mastercard, Discover credit cards along with Visa and Mastercard Debit cards are accepted in person at the 23rd District Court.  Certified check, money order, or personal checks are accepted and should be made payable to 23rd District Court.  Out of state and starter checks are not accepted.  

Drop Box Payment - 24 hour


The 23rd District Court has a convenient drop box located outside, directly in front of the court building.  Contents are retrieved at least once per day.