Municipal Court


The Mission of the Santa Fe Municipal Court is to administer justice to the people of Santa Fe in a fair, equitable, efficient, professional and consistent manner.  The Court seeks to serve as a model court for the state.


The purpose of the municipal court is to provide a fair, impartial, efficient court system for violations of city ordinances.

The Municipal Court oversees the following cases:

  • Traffic
  • Animal 
  • Shoplifting
  • DUI
  • Petty Misdemeanors
  • Code Enforcement

Weekly Court Docket

Uniform Traffic Code

City Code

Traffic Sentencing Guide


The Santa Fe Municipal Court is now accepting on-line payments for penalty assessments, and fees and fines that have been adjudicated by the Court.  The website to do so is
To access a case, the defendant must have the exact court case number or the full citation number, as well as their date of birth. 
The service provider will charge a fee of 5.95% of the fines or fees for the service.

Municipal Court Building


2511 Camino Entrada
Santa Fe, NM  87507

Ph: (505) 955-5070 - main line
Fx: (505) 955-5159

Chad Chittum, Staff Attorney
Ph: (505) 955-5106
[bot protected email address]


8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Payment Window

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday


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