Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Fines & Costs

Please send all correspondence to:
Isabella County Trial Court
300 N. Main Street
Mount Pleasant, Michigan 48858

Court Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (989) 317-4097
Fax: (989) 779-8022
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Civil Infractions

If you wish to admit responsibility for the violation, you must submit payment to the Court by mail, in person, or by representative within 14 days after you receive your ticket. If you wish to admit responsibility with explanation for the violation, you must contact the Court by mail, by e-mail, or in person within 14 days after you receive your ticket. If you are denying responsibility for the violation, you must contact the Court by mail, by e-mail, in person, or by representative within 14 days after you receive your ticket to request a formal or an informal hearing.

Misdemeanors

Most misdemeanors require personal appearance for arraignment. If personal appearance is not required, you may plead guilty to the violation by contacting the Court by mail, by e-mail, or in person within 14 days after you receive your ticket to obtain the amount of your fines and costs.  If you are pleading not-guilty for the violation, you must contact the Court by mail, e-mail, or in person within 14 days after you receive your ticket to schedule a settlement conference.  If personal appearance is required, you must appear at the pre-set date and time noted on your ticket or contact the Court by mail, by e-mail, or in person within 14 days after you receive your ticket to obtain a date and time to appear for arraignment.  Cash bonds do not constitute payment and will be forfeited if you fail to appear.

Payment

Payments can be made by cash, check, money order, or credit card. Make checks or money orders payable to the Isabella County Trial Court. A non-sufficient funds check will result in a $30 return fee. Process credit card payments through the Court's vendor toll free at (888) 604-7888 or go to www.GovPayNet.com. Please use Pay Location Code (PLC) #1380 for Circuit Court, #1382 for District Court, #1383 for Friend of the Court, or #1384 for Probate/Juvenile Court.

Contact the Isabella County Trial Court at (989) 317-4097 for further information.

Your payment must be accompanied by your signed copy of the ticket.

Please be aware that GovPay is a third party payment system and may assess a convenience fee.

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