Municipal Court

City of Cornelia Municipal Court

Courtroom Accommodations

If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to attend our Court, please contact the Police Department, at least a week, prior to your Court date at 706-778-4314.

Court Appearance

Find the guidelines for appearing in court, what happens when you plead not guilty or guilty, and what happens when you do not appear at your hearing.

Courtroom Policies

If you have been ordered to appear in court, the information you find on this document will assist you before your appearance.

Traffic Citation

The Cornelia Police Department now offers the ability for you to pay your citations online and with a debit or credit card. To make a payment by credit card, call 1-800-262-0128 or go to

Traffic Citation

Mailing Address

Rachel Newkirk, Court Clerk


Lobby Payment Window
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Court Clerk’s Office
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.