If you have been issued a citation in the Teton County Circuit Court, you MUST take some action by your court date, which is indicated near the bottom of the citation. You have these options:
You may appear in person to answer the charge on the court date indicated on your citation. Circuit Court is held in the TETON COUNTY COURTHOUSE at 180 South King Street in Jackson.
If you do not wish to appear in person and intend on forfeiting the amount due on the citation, your payment must be received on or before your court date. You may pay your fine in person, by mail, or telephonically using Visa, Mastercard, or Discover Card. Telephonic credit card transactions shall be assessed an $5.00 convenience fee. The Circuit Court does not accept personal checks. Please remember to include your citation number on your payment.
To pay online, visit https://epay.courts.state.wy.us/.
To pay in person, visit the Circuit Court during normal business hours, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Exact change, cashier's check, money order, or Visa, Mastercard, and Discover Card are acceptable forms of payment. Bring your pink copy of the citation with you.
To pay by mail, send cashier's check or money order payable to Teton County Circuit Court. DO NOT MAIL CASH! Enclose the pink copy of your citation and mail to Circuit Court, PO Box 2906, Jackson, WY 83001.
If you wish to contest the charge(s) (i.e., plead not guilty), you should notify the Court in writing at least one week before your scheduled Court date and request a bench trial. Arrangements will be made to have the citing officer present for the bench trial, which will take place on a future court date. Remember to include a telephone number and mailing address so the Court may notify you of all court dates and settings.
If you wish to change your Court date for good cause, your written request for a continuance must be submitted to the Court prior to the appearance date. Remember to include a telephone number and mailing address.
If the citation is a mandatory appearance (i.e., the "MUST APPEAR" box above your signature was checked by the issuing officer), you cannot resolve the citation without a personal appearance in court. You may consult with an attorney licensed in the State of Wyoming to represent you in your case.
FAILURE TO TAKE ONE OF THE ABOVE ACTIONS BY YOUR COURT DATE MAY RESULT IN A WARRANT FOR YOUR ARREST AND/OR SUSPENSION OF YOUR DRIVING PRIVILEGES.
If you have questions after reading this notice, please read it again. If you still have questions, you may call the Court at (307) 733-7713.