Iowa Courts Online - Payment Search

NOTICE:E-payment will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance on Sunday, April 20, 2014, from 12:00 AM to 5:00 AM Central Time.
This affects the ability to make payments for Fines and Court Fees, and for monthly subscriptions to Advanced Case Search.

For assistance with problems associated with this web page please contact the ITE Help Desk at 515-281-5703.

Please note: It may take 2 or 3 weeks for a citation to be listed on this site. If you are not able to find your ticket, please check again later. Otherwise, you can contact the County Clerk of Court at the courthouse.

Step 1: Enter a Case Type

Please note: Most parking violations are processed directly by the city issuing the ticket without involving the the clerk of court. If you are attempting to pay a parking ticket that has not been filed with the clerk of court, you cannot pay the fine using this site.

Step 2: Enter the county of the case.

Step 3: Enter the last four to six digits of the case number or a name (preferred).

Please note: If you are not certain how your name is spelled on the case, just enter the first one or two characters of your name. (i.e. 'ch' will match both 'Chuck' and 'Charles')

First Name:

Last Name:


You may also enter the entire Citation Number in the Case Number field for traffic tickets.

Case Number:

Enter the county of the case.

Enter the entire case id

Case Number:

or enter the entire citation number

Citation Number:


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