Payment Options

Acceptable Forms of Payment


Acceptable forms of payment are:
  • Cash
  • Cashiers Check (payable to City of Forney)
  • Check (no out of state checks) (Payable to the City of Forney)
  • Credit Card
    • Discover
    • MasterCard
    • Visa
  • Money Order (Payable to the City of Forney)
  • Online

How to Pay


Please refer to the fine schedule (PDF) for fine amounts or contact the court and reference your citation number by calling 972-564-7311.

The City of Forney offers the following methods to pay a citation:
  • In person: Anytime Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Thursday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. at the Municipal Court Building at the Forney Justice Center located at:
    331 S. FM 548
    Forney, TX 75126
  • Mail:
    Forney Municipal Court of Record No. 1
    P.O. Box 826
    Forney, TX 75126
  • Online
  • Night Drop located at:                                                                                                                                                                                                       Forney City Hall - 101 E. Main Street - downtown Forney
All payment plans require a deposit of not less than $50 per case (unless otherwise approved) and you must have an official ID or driver's license or passport. If requesting by mail, you must complete a time payment application packet (PDF) and mail it in along with a copy of your ID and a down payment of not less than $50 per case. 

If you are convicted of an offense and are unable to pay the fine and costs, you may have the court assess your ability to pay and the court my provide alternatives to full payment in satisfying the judgment.

Please be aware that not all violations may be paid online, some will require your appearance in court or payment must be made in the Municipal Court Clerk's Office as additional paperwork will be required.

For Additional options available, please contact the court at 972-564-7311.

Deferral Information


Got a ticket? Save time by going online to set up your deferred or driver safety today.

If your citation qualifies for driver safety or deferral, you will be able to select those options along with making a full payment or entering your plea of not guilty online.