The Sugar Land Municipal Court will be closed
on January 18, 2021, in observance of
Martin Luther King Day.
All jury trial cases are postponed and will be reset at a later date. Notifications of the new dates are forthcoming.
All Court hearings (other than jury trials) are being conducted virtually using the Zoom application.
City of Sugar Land Municipal Court will continue remote court proceedings for all hearings. These cases will be held as currently scheduled using the Zoom platform. Letters with instructions about the remote proceedings and the date of the hearing will be mailed to each defendant a week prior to their court date.
The remote appearance is not optional and neglecting to appear will have the same consequences as not appearing at an in-person proceeding. Alternatively, options for handling a citation prior to a court date, can be found here, on the court’s website.
If you do not have access to technology that allows you to appear remotely, please contact the Court prior to your scheduled court date. The phone number to call is (281) 275-2560.
The Sugar Land Municipal Court is a Court of Record, handling cases involving Class C misdemeanors. Generally, such cases are punishable by fine only.
The law is constantly changing and there may be times when the information on this web site will not be current. This information is provided for general informational purposes only; it is not intended as legal advise; it is not a comprehensive treatment of the subject; and it is not a substitute for advice from an attorney.
Watch this short video and learn more about the options available to you.
Jury service information including qualifications and exemptions.
Payments to the Court and driving safety course requests can be made online.
Deferred Disposition (Probation)
Eligibility and procedures to request a deferred disposition.
Driving Safety Course
Eligibility and procedure to request a driving safety course.
An overview of options to take care of a ticket.