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Payment Plan Policy

Fines are due and payable in full upon conviction. The term “fines” refers to any court monetary obligation, including fines, fees, costs and assessments.

Court payment plan options are as follows:

  • Pay the fine in monthly payments of $50.00 or more.
  • A $50.00 Administrative Fee will be added to the total.

A payment plan agreement must be signed. The Judge will review written requests for changes to the payment plans.

PAY TO: CLACKAMAS COUNTY

  • Pay in person Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
  • Pay online at www.clackamas.us/justice
  • Pay by credit/debit card in person or by telephone. The Court does not accept calls on Tuesdays, or between 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. daily.
  • Contact a clerk in person for a monthly payment plan - A $50 minimum payment is required when setting up a payment plan. An additional one time $50 administrative fee will be added to your balance.  
  • Mail check or money order. DO NOT MAIL CASH.
  • There is a $25 fee for returned non-sufficient fund checks.

Failure to make a payment by the due date will result in the remaining balance of the fine becoming immediately due and payable, and additional sanctions:

  • Suspension of driving privileges for traffic offenses.
  • Revocation of angling or hunting license, tag or permit for angling or hunting offenses.
  • Your judgment will be referred to a collection agency and a fee added.

The following fees for Court action shall be added to the outstanding balance of fines:

Driver’s License Suspension Fee per charge:$15.00
Non-Sufficient Funds Check:$25.00

Any unsatisfied judgment may be reported to a state approved credit reporting agency. A judgment remains unsatisfied until all fines, fees, costs and assessments are paid in full. If a judgment is assigned for collection, the Court shall take no action to reinstate a suspended or revoked license until the assigned judgment is paid in full. It is your responsibility to notify the court when you are eligible for reinstatement of your driving privileges.

 

* PLEASE NOTE *

THE COURT DOES NOT SEND OUT MONTHLY STATEMENTS.
YOUR PAYMENT PLAN CONTRACT INCLUDES YOUR PAYMENT DUE DATES.

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