Citations

Reading Your Citation


 It is important to read the information on your citation. The citation issued provides you with the following information:
  • Citation number
  • Data and time of citation and location
  • Violations for which you were cited
  • Issuing officer
  • Option to contest a ticket
  • Date, time, and place by which you are directed to appear
To get an idea of what a citation looks like, view the example of a citation.

Contesting a Citation


To contest a ticket, select option number three on the back of your original citation and return it in person or via mail to the Wilsonville Municipal Court. The ticket must be received prior to your court date.

Citation Assistance


Court clerks are authorized to provide information regarding the procedures used by the court. However, clerks are prohibited from giving legal advice or to assist in the completion of any forms.

Lost Citations


Please contact the court office at 503-570-1587 if you have lost your ticket.

Additional Information


You do have the right to be represented by an attorney at your own expense. If you retain an attorney, you are required to notify the court clerk to arrange for the city’s attorney to prosecute and present its side of the case.