Pay a Citation

If you receive a citation, you can pay for the citation via mail in the envelope provided or pay online with a credit card through the N.D. State Court's website, click here to complete the transaction.

If you want to pay via mail, return the payment (bond) in the envelope provided within 14 days and send it to the address indicated on the envelope. The address will be the Clerk of District Court for the county where you received the citation.

Do not sign the citation if you DO NOT want to contest the citation.

If you want to contest the citation, you must still pay bond. To do so, sign the citation, and send payment in the envelope provided.  The court hearing your case will send a notice of the date and time of the hearing to the address listed on the citation. If the court determines you are not guilty, you will be reimbursed for the bond amount paid.