Parking Ticket Violation
Most violations are enforced through electronic monitoring of parking areas primarily in downtown Marietta.
Payment of civil penalty for parking will not become part of a person’s driving record, or used by insurance companies in calculating motor vehicle insurance premiums or result in criminal conviction.
Violations are issued to the registered owner of the vehicle.
The fine amount is shown on the parking violation, late fees will be incurred if not paid by due date.
Payment is due within 5 days of when parking violation was issued.
Late fees will be incurred if fine is not paid by due date shown on parking violation. Unpaid violations may be transferred to collection agency and reported to credit bureaus.
Accumulation of 5 or more unpaid parking violations will result in additional penalties and immobilization and/or towing/impoundment of your vehicle.
Online services or payment by phone: not available at this time
Payment by mail: must be received on or before due date. Money order or cashier’s check (no personal check/do not mail cash). Include violation and tag number, your name and current mailing address with your payment: Marietta Municipal Court, 240 Lemon Street, Marietta, GA 30060
Payment in person: Cash, money order, cashier’s check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover. No personal checks. When presenting a debit or credit card, you must be the owner or authorized signer on the card and provide photo identification: Marietta Municipal Court, 240 Lemon Street, Marietta, GA 30060
Dispute the violation in person or by mail: submit Notice of Appeal within 10 days of date of violation. A court date will be assigned that requires your appearance. Marietta Municipal Court, 240 Lemon Street, Marietta, Ga 30060
Appearing in court: no cell phones allowed in courtroom, plan to remain in court four or five hours. Please dress appropriately. No shorts, tank tops, hats (other than for religious purposes) or non-prescription sunglasses. Marietta Municipal Court, 240 Lemon Street, Marietta, GA 30060
Parking violation questions: 770-794-5435