Gilchrist County Court
Clerk of the Court
How do you take a traffic ticket to court in Gilchrist County? In Gilchrist County, if you want
to fight a traffic ticket, it will be heard in County Court. The major cities of Gilchrist County include: Bell,
and Fanning Springs. If you received a traffic ticket in Gilchrist County you are not alone. Last year 3,584 traffic citations
were issued in Gilchrist County alone.
In order to find out more
information about a traffic ticket, pay a civil traffic citation, or elect to attend a driver improvement course you can contact the Gilchrist County Clerk of the Court at:
Gilchrist County Clerk
of the Court
112 S. Main Street
Trenton, FL 32693
If your ticket number is not showing up in the Court system you may need to try back. It sometimes
takes a few weeks for the issuing agency to submit the citation to the Clerk’s office. You have thirty (30) days to
pay a traffic ticket, request a hearing, or elect traffic school.
If you choose to contest
the ticket, you must make your request for a hearing in person at the Clerk's office or in writing by mail to the Clerk. You
will be notified of your court date. Send
your request to:
Joseph W. GilliamAttn: Traffic DepartmentClerk of the Court
P.O. Box 37
Trenton, FL 32693
here to download a "Request For Hearing To Contest Traffic Ticket" form.
Before paying a traffic citation, or electing traffic school you should discuss your case with an experienced traffic ticket attorney in Gilchrist County. Paying your traffic tickets could result in points on your license, higher insurance
rates, or possible even the suspension of your driver‘s license.
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