The Purpose & Mission
The Court is the Judicial Branch of City Government and is a qualified division of the Circuit Court of St. Charles County. The Municipal Court adjudicates traffic and other ordinance violations primarily filed by the Lake Saint Louis Police Department and Code Enforcement Officer. The mission of The Municipal Court is to treat the citizens who appear in a timely, courteous and efficient manner and assure them of a fair and impartial disposition of their case(s).
BEGINNING JUNE 2022, COURT WILL BE HELD ONCE A MONTH ON THE 2ND TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH. HOUSING/CODE CASES START AT 5:15 P.M. AND ALL OTHER CASES START AT 6:00 P.M.
Check the City Calendar for all scheduled events.
Covid Protocol: We are following the Supreme Court, the Presiding Judge of the 11th Judicial Circuit (St. Charles County) and Local Administrative Orders, (See Order).
On May 24, 2021, we implemented the State's Case Management System known as "Show-me-Court" or "Casenet." Information about violations issued before and after May 24, 2021, is provided below.
IF YOU ARE REPRESENTED BY AN ATTORNEY, PAYMENTS CAN BE MAILED IN WITH THE PROPER PAPERWORK AND A MONEY ORDER OR CASHIERS CHECK, OR MADE AT THE COURT OFFICE WITH CASH, MONEY ORDER OR DEBIT/CREDIT CARD. NO PERSONAL CHECKS ACCEPTED.
|SCHEDULE OF FINES (PDF)|
|SEARCH COURT CASES AND/OR PAY COURT FINE(S) ONLINE|
|Violations after May 24, 2021, can be tracked through "Casenet" by using the link above. It may take a couple of weeks for the Prosecutor to review and file the Violation(s) with the Court, so please continue to check Casenet.|
|*If you do not have your ticket number, please filter results using 11th Judicial Circuit (St. Charles County)*|
|SCHEDULE OF FINES (PDF)|
|SEARCH COURT CASES|
|PAY COURT FINE(S) ONLINE|
|For violations prior to May 24, 2021, you can obtain ticket information and court dates using the "Search Court Cases" link above. Your entry can be submitted to the Court via email at email@example.com or by fax at (636) 625-6019.|
ATTORNEYS: If the violation(s) are in Casenet, it is recommended that you "Efile" your entry and follow the case courts.mo.gov (casenet).
Please check the Prosecutor's web page (link) for information and procedures and please follow any procedures, steps and filing requirements that office has established.
Online Court Forms
Complete, sign, and submit the appropriate form to the Court by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax at (636) 625-6019.
Each filing will be addressed by the Judge and/or Prosecutor accordingly. The Judge may still require a court appearance. You will need to follow up with the Court Clerk.
Need help with transportation to court? Contact MO RIDES at 636-359-4656. MO RIDES is a regional referral service working with transportation providers to coordinate affordable rides for people with transportation challenges. You pay the transportation company of your choice for your ride. There is no fee to call MO RIDES for assistance.