Cobb County Government

Paying Your Citation:

What determines if my citation is payable or whether I must appear in court?

How soon after receiving my citation can I find out the amount of my fine?

If I choose to pay a fine without a court appearance, what does that mean?

What methods of payment does the Cobb County State Court Clerk's Office accept?

If I am unable to pay my entire fine at once, can I make payments?

If I pay my fine in person, what is the best time to appear?

What are the hours of operation for the State Court Clerk's Office?

Appearing in Court:

If I want to contest my citation, what do I need to do?

To appear in court to contest my citation, do I need an attorney?

I received a citation from a city police officer within Cobb County (e.g. Marietta, Smyrna). Do I pay my fine/appear in court at the Cobb County State Court?

I was charged with no insurance/no proof of insurance but was insured at the time of the incident. Can I resolve this case without a court appearance?

I was charged with no tag/expired tag but actually had my tag at the time of the incident. Can I show proof of registration and resolve this case without a court appearance/paying a fine?

Citation Enforcement: