Montréal’s municipal court is a tribunal that offers civil, criminal and penal legal services within Montréal’s city limits.
The municipal court includes judicial services related to processing statements of offence (tickets) for parking and traffic violations. This tribunal also hears cases related to infractions of municipal regulations (cleanliness, waste collection, urban planning, etc.).
Pay your ticket online
You can pay parking or traffic tickets online.
Only the person whose name appears on the ticket or, in the case of a parking offence, the owner or long term lessee of the vehicle described on the ticket, can pay online.
See the schedule of hearings
The municipal court’s schedule of hearings in criminal, penal and civil matters is available online (in French).
Points of service
The municipal court offers residents 5 points of service: 2 counters at the main courthouse and 3 other points of service in the east, north and south quadrants of the island. In addition, nearly 40 counters provide court-related services in the 19 boroughs and related cities.
Find a point of service.
Legal fees of the municipal court
Provincial laws determine the legal fees for judicial procedures at the municipal court.
Regulation Respecting Certain Court Costs in Penal Matters Applicable to Persons Under 18 Years of Age (chapter C-25.1, r.3) (bilingual Web site)
Tariff in Criminal Matters (CCR, r.2) (bilingual Web site)
Tariff of Court Costs in Penal Matters (C-25.1,r.6) (bilingual Web site)
Tariff of Court Costs in Civil Matters and Court Office (Registry) Fees (T-16, r.9) (bilingual Web site)
Tariff of Fees for the Recording and Transcription of Depositions of Witnesses (S-33, r.1) (bilingual Web site)
Information and services
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