Forms of Payment

We accept all forms of payment except for out-of-state checks or starter checks. Personal checks must include a phone number and driver's license number. Please make checks payable to Northport Municipal Court. All credit/debit cards are accepted (the owner's name must be printed on the card and must be present with ID).


An after-hours dropbox is available. Our drop box is located inside the Public Safety Building and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please note that after-hours dropbox payments will be posted the next business day. Do not leave cash payments in the dropbox.

Cash bonds and restitution are payable by cash only.

Payments by Mail

Personal checks, Cashier's checks, and Money Orders are the only accepted payments by mail. Payments must be received at least 24 hours in advance of your court date. Late payments will not be accepted. The check or money order should be made payable to:
Northport Municipal Court 
3721 26th Avenue
Northport, AL 35473

Online Payments

We are now accepting payments online! Beginning November 21, 2022, Court payments can be made online at Northport Municipal Court Payments.

It is mandatory that you appear in court if you have the following violations, these cannot be paid online:

  • 2 or More Moving Traffic Violations
  • Insurance Tickets with an Accident