Municipal Court

City of Canton Municipal Court provides an accessible legal forum for individuals to have their court matters heard in a fair and efficient manner while providing a high level of integrity, professionalism and customer service.




Click here for directions to the Public Safety & Municipal Court Building at 151 Elizabeth Street Canton, Ga 30114

Court Dates & Time


Arraignments: 9 a.m. & 2 p.m.

January 9, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8, June 12, July 10, August 21, September 11, October 9, November 6 & December 4

Trials: 9 a.m.

January 23, February 27, March 27,  April 24, May 15, June 26, July 24, August 28, October 23, November 13 & December 11

How To Pay Your Citation

  • Online:
  • At City Hall located at 151 Elizabeth Street
  • By Phone: 1.800.262.0128

Accident Reports

Accident reports can be picked up at the Police Department. Note: There is a $5 fee.

Dress Code & Rules

By order of the Honorable Municipal Court Judge and the Chief of Police, the following is the enforced dress code of the City of Canton Municipal Court. Failure to comply with the dress code will result in you being denied immediate access to Municipal Court and having your hearing postponed until the end of the court session.

Garment Wear:

You should dress business casual.

  • All shirts must be tucked within your pants
  • All pants must be worn at waist level

Restricted Garments:

  • No Pajamas
  • Shorts / Mini Skirts
  • Torn Pants
  • Tank Tops / No Bare Shoulders
  • Halter Tops
  • Hats
  • Sunglasses
  • Wallets with Chains
  • Sweat Bands / Doo Rags
  • Visible Undergarments
  • Garments with inappropriate graphics or wording

Electronic Devices:

  • All electronic devices must be turned off or placed in silent mode
  • No cameras or audio recording devices are allowed within the Municipal Court, without prior approval of the court

Personal Items:

  • No purses or bags will be allowed within the Municipal Court
  • Only case related documentation is allowed within the Municipal Court

Smoking is prohibited in Brown Park, on City of Canton streets and sidewalks.

All documentation is subject to inspection

Contact Municipal Court

Teresa Fitts
Municipal Court Clerk, 770.704.1546,