Fines are monetary obligations assessed by statute or town ordinance. Court fines may include fines, fees, surcharges and restitution. The bond card given to you when you are cited for a traffic offense details the options available to you for meeting your obligations.
See: Bond/Fine Schedule Effective 1-1-2019(PDF, 64KB)
Fees are those monetary obligations that are for a specific service. They are covered by statue and or town ordinance. An example would be attorney, research or default fees.
If you are required to pay fines, penalties, fees or other financial obligations as a result of a judgement of this court and you are unable to pay, bring this information to the attention of court staff or the judge because payments over time or other alternatives may be available. Do not ignore your responsibility to pay, as this may result in additional penalties and costs to you. For more information, contact the Oro Valley Magistrate Court at 520-229-4780 or an attorney.
Pay Your Ticket
Default Judgement Fee
Order to Show Cause Fee
Injunction Against Harassment
Order of Protection
Court Security Fee
Non-Sufficient Funds Check Fee
Appeals (see below)
Minimum Clerk Fees: (A.R.S. 22-404)
MVD Court Abstract
Research in Locating a Document
Certification of a Document
All Other Copies
CD's - Charge per unit
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash/ Credit Card/ Personal Checks/Money Orders
A receipt will be issued for every payment, please keep your receipt as proof of payment.
For information about collections call the Court at (520) 229-4780 option (2) Collections.
The Oro Valley Magistrate Court utilizes the following collection methods:
This is to provide you information specifically related to implementation to Senate Bill 1398, effective July 20, 2011. The bill created a new $13 assessment, pursuant to A.R.S. §12-116.04(A), that mirrors the language in the current state surcharge statutes, A.R.S. §§12-116.01 and -116.02.
A. In addition to any other penalty assessment provided by law, a penalty assessment shall be levied in an amount of thirteen dollars on every fine, penalty and forfeiture imposed and collected by the courts for criminal offenses and any civil penalty imposed and collected for a civil traffic violation and fine, penalty or forfeiture for a violation of the motor vehicle statutes, for any local ordinance relating to the stopping, standing or operation of a vehicle or for violation of the game and fish statutes in title 17.