City Court

The city judge presides over all misdemeanors and ordinances in Butte-Silver Bow County. The city judge is an elected position. The courtroom is located on the fourth floor of the Courthouse, Room 404.

Payments for Fines & Fees
  • Payments can be made at the City Court office:
    Butte Courthouse
    Room 401
    155 W Granite St
    Butte, MT 59701
  • 8:15 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Monday - Friday
  • Check or cash only (or pay online at with VISA, MasterCard, Discover, Debit Card or eCheck)
Pay Online 
Alternatively, secure payments can be made online at:
  • Select 'Montana' from the dropdown list.
  • Under 'Choose what to pay' select 'Pay a citation, fine or court fee.'
  • Under 'Please select a court' select 'Butte City Court.'
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your payment.