Municipal Court

About

Moses Lake Municipal Court is a department of the Grant County District Court.  The City entered into an Interlocal Agreement in January of 2022 for the County to process all citations falling under the jurisdiction of Municipal Court. Both Grant County and the City of Moses recognize the importance of treating individuals appearing before the court in a fair and impartial manner.

Municipal Courts operate under the city ordinances, state statutes, and applicable federal constitutional law. Municipal Courts have jurisdiction over non-traffic infractions and violations of city ordinances and does not process traffic and criminal citations, misdemeanors, gross misdemeanors, and preliminary hearings in felony cases.

For questions regarding citations, other than photo enforcement, and written prior to January 2022, contact the City of Moses Lake City Clerk's Office via email or phone 509-764-3703 or 509-764-3713.

For questions regarding citations, other than photo enforcement, and written after December 2021, contract the Grant County District Court Office via email or phone 509-754-2011 extension 3101.

For questions regarding photo enforcement citations, read the Police FAQ for specific answers.