Expired Violations and other Dismissals

 

Expired Driver's License or Motor Vehicle Registration

You may be eligible to have a citation for these violations dismissed.

 

To have a citation for an expired driver's license or an expired registration dismissed, you must:

  • Appear in court by the appearance date on your citation
  • Get the violation corrected before your first court date and provide proof to that effect to the court inspection
  • Obtain Motor Vehicle Registration and it must show that a penalty was paid to the Department of Motor Vehicles at the time the registration was renewed. If the penalty is not paid, the Court cannot dismiss the citation
  • Pay the dismissal fee

 

To have a citation for Failure To Report Change of Address dismissed, you must:

  • Appear in court by the appearance date on your citation.
  • Get the violation corrected before your first court date and provide proof to that effect to the court.
  • The proof of correction must be acceptable to the court. A personal court appearance before the Judge may be required.
  • Pay the dismissal fee.

 

The following charges may be dismissed with a Dismissal Fee:

  • Display Altered, Unclean, or Obscured License Plates.
  • Fail to Display Driver's License.
  • Violate Driver's License Restriction or Endorsement.
  • Operate Vehicle with Defective Equipment.
  • Operate Motor Vehicle without License Plates or with One Plate.

 

To have a citation from the above list dismissed, you must:

  • Appear in court by the appearance date on your citation.
  • Get the violation corrected before your first court date and provide proof to that effect to the court.
  • The proof of correction must be acceptable by the court. (Usually a photo, copy, letter from DPS, or your license.) A personal court appearance before the Judge may be required.
  • Pay the dismissal fee.
Contact Us

Court Clerk:
(Ticket questions)

972.450.7111

 
Wedding Inquiries:
(Information on Marriage Ceremonies)

972.450.7114
 

 

To Send a Request to the Prosecutor, click here.
(Attach your letter or motion to the email that will pop up.)
 
Address:

4799 Airport Parkway
Addison, TX 75001

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