What do I do if I get a ticket and have a question? Contact Opelika Municipal Court at 334-705-5196.
How do I get a Public Defender? To get a public defender, you must come to court and complete an Affidavit of Substantial Hardship form. If indigent, you will be appointed counsel.
What do I do if I do not have money to pay my fines and costs? If you do not have the money to pay your fines and costs, come to court. You may be placed on a payment plan.
Can I complete community service in lieu of paying my fines and costs? Yes. Fines and Costs only. Not restitution!
Where can I complete my community service hours? There is an approved community service list under the Municipal Probation department page.
My driver’s license is suspended. How do I get it restored? You will need to contact the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) at 334-242-4400.
If I do not go before the judge, why do I have to pay court costs? Court costs are set by state statute. By law, they are assessed to most cases regardless of court appearance.
Do you accept personal checks? No.