Warning: Before you pay a fine online, be aware that by paying a fine in a case where you haven't entered a plea, you are pleading guilty!
If you are not certain you want to plead guilty, talk to a lawyer before paying a fine.
Directions for Online Payment of Court Fines (Iowa)
- Go to www.iowacourts.gov
- Click "Docket Record Search" under Online Resources
- Click "Case Search" under Trial Court
- Enter your name. You can enter additional information including the county and type of case if you'd like. Click the box "I'm not a robot" and then click "Search."
- Click on your case,
- Click on "[Financial]."
- Click "Make a payment on this case."
- Follow the prompts.
You can also pay a fine by visiting or calling the Clerk of Court's office.
If you have any questions, contact the Clerk of Court or Student Legal Services
Johnson County Clerk of Court: (319) 356-6060
Linn County Clerk of Court: (319) 398-3411
Other Iowa Clerks of Court can be found at http://www.iowacourts.gov/Administration/Directories/index.asp