Mecklenburg County Payment Information

Find out more about paying court fees, fines and traffic citation in Mecklenburg County.

Payment by mail

  • Money order
  • Certified check
  • DO NOT send cash
  • NO Personal Checks

Make payable to:
Mecklenburg County Clerk of Superior Court

Mail payment to:
Clerk of Superior Court
Mecklenburg County Courthouse
PO Box 37971
Charlotte, NC 28237-7971

If you are eligible to pay your traffic citation by mail, please include the citation number with your payment.

Payment in person

  • Cash
  • Credit / debit card – MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover. Some restrictions apply.
  • Money order
  • Certified check
  • NO Personal Checks

Pay in person at the Cashier's Office in the Mecklenburg County Courthouse. There is an ATM located on Level 2 for your convenience.

Payment online

Go to Services to find options available. If eligible:

  • Credit / debit card – MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover