Schedule of Fines & Costs

In accordance with the Missouri statutes and ordinances adopted by the City, total court cost shall be $31.50. This includes Basic Court Cost of $12.00, $1 of the Basic Court Cost will be applied to the Appointed Counsel Fund. (COR 21.01(a)(5), Crime Victim's Compensation Surcharge of $7.50 (RsMo 488.5339), Law Enforcement Training Fund of $2.00 (RsMo 488.536.1), Peace Officer's Standard Training Fund of $1.00 (RsMo 488.5366.1), Inmate Security Fund $2.00 (RsMo 488.5026), and Judicial Information System $7.00 (COR21.01(a)(4) & RsMo 476.056); for a total of $31.50. Court Cost shall be paid in addition to the fine.
Joanna Fiehler is appointed Violations Clerk, and said Clerk may designate assistants.

For information on Mandatory Court Appearance, please Click Here

Click here to view the scheduled list of Violation Fines and Costs (TVB list).
Violations Bureau Fines & Costs
You may:
  • Pay your fine by mail prior to court date, if the amount is on the Traffic Violations Bureau list
  • Pay your payment plans online using a credit card or debit card by clicking here: Pay by Web.
  • Pay your fine in person at the Ellisville Municipal Court Office located at 37 Weis Ave., Ellisville, MO 63011, weekdays 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Drop off payment in the Ellisville Court Drop Box at the Ellisville Court, 37 Weis Ave., Ellisville, MO 63011
  • Contest this complaint in court on the date, time and address on your ticket.
You have been summoned to come to court on the date shown on your ticket.

You may plead not guilty by coming to court and a trial will be set.

You may plead guilty by mail or by coming in the Ellisville Court to pay your fine.

If you plead guilty, you will be given a new date to pay if you can't pay the day of court.

If you want to plead guilty, but don't have the funds to pay your ticket, you still must come to court. You will not be arrested for not having money to pay.

If you do not come to court when you are summoned to do so, you are subject to a warrant being issued for your arrest.

The Traffic Violations Bureau has been established as a convenience for the public.
The Traffic Violation Bureau is not intended to replace a court appearance for pleas of not guilty.
If you believe you are not guilty, you should appear in court on the date and time indicated on your ticket.
   ****Please note appropriate attire is required in the courtroom. Shirt and shoes are required.
        No halter tops, shorts, hats, offensive t-shirts.
The fines listed in the TVB are effective June 19, 2014, and thereafter, until further notice.
FAILURE TO APPEAR OR PAY YOUR FINE BEFORE YOUR COURT DATE MAY RESULT IN A POSSIBLE WARRANT ISSUED.
Instructions to pay your fine by mail::
  • Make check payable to Ellisville Municipal Court.
  • Fill out the back of the ticket and mail with scheduled amount in this envelope.
  • Enclose a self addressed stamped envelope if you wish to receive a receipt.

If you are needing to be placed on a payment plan, you must fill out the payment plan paper work and return to the court. Payments on payment plans are due on the first (1) of each month. A minimum of twenty five ($25) is due on the payment date. Failure to make payment will resul in collections and tax offset. For more information on the payment agreement, please click here.