Municipal Court

Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The City of Powder Springs Municipal Court continues to monitor the most current statements from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as well as all communication disseminated by the Georgia Supreme Court regarding the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). In response to the increasing concerns for the health and safety of the citizens of Powder Springs, the employees of the City of Powder Springs and the public, arraignment calendars scheduled for March 25, 2020, April 1, 2020 and April 15, 2020 will be rescheduled. All persons having these court dates will receive notice from the Clerk of Court regarding a new court date. The court shall remain open for emergency hearings and hearings for those in custody.

Please note, if you have traveled to China, Italy, Iran or South Korea within the last 14 days; reside or have had close contact with someone who has traveled to one of the above areas within the last 14 days; have been asked to self-quarantine by any hospital or health agency; or have been diagnosed with, or have had contact with, anyone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19, you must inform the Court Security Officers upon entering the courthouse and will be denied permission to enter. If you are so affected and are an attorney scheduled to appear before the Court in the near future, you must notify the court so that appropriate safeguard measures can be taken. You may appear via teleconference or video conference with the approval of the presiding judge.

H. Luke Mayes IV, Chief Judge
City of Powder Springs Municipal Court

Specific Court Hours


  • Wednesday Municipal (Traffic) Court starts at 11 a.m.            
  •  Quality of Life Court starts at 11 a.m.        

Attending Court


Prior to court you may go online to the PowderSpringsPay.com  or call 1-855-907-3180 to obtain the bond amount for your citation. Please allow 72 hours from the time you receive the citation for processing. We accept cash, credit cards (Visa, Master Card,  and Discover) and money orders for payment. No personal checks.
American Express is accepted using Powder Springs Pay. Com or by calling 1-855-907-3180.
To pay your citation online, visit the PowderSpringsPay.com website. 

Failure to Appear

If you fail to pay your citation or appear in court, notice will be sent to the State of Georgia Department of Driver Services to begin the process that will suspend your Driver License. An additional failure to appear charge will be added to your fine amount, and a warrant may also be issued for your arrest.

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Court Experience & Dress

The Municipal Court for the City of Powder Springs is open to the general public to observe court proceedings. Defendants shall dress in a respectable and presentable manner while attending court. No shorts, tank tops, ripped or torn clothing shall be worn by the defendant. Hats shall be removed by anyone attending court. The City of Powder Springs strives to ensure that everyone's experience at the Municipal Court is a pleasant one, if you should have any questions regarding court policies and procedures, please call court services at 770-943-8020.