Anacortes Municipal Court

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Municipal Court Clerk’s Office Hours of Operation:

  • Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Thursday closed 12:00 – 1:00 pm 

Drop-Box Information:
Visitors are welcome to use the outdoor drop box for payments and to deliver documents during both regular and non-business hours. This box is checked twice daily.

Court Calendar

You can log onto Washington Courts to find your court date, search through Skagit County’s Daily Docket, or contact the Anacortes Municipal Court at (360) 293-1913.

Court sessions are held in person on Thursdays, and electronically by video, phone, and Zoom with judicial pre-approval. 


For more information, please contact your attorney of record, or the court clerk.

Court Fine Payments 


Telephone  1(877) 793-8935

Drop Box:       located at the front of the building at 1218 24th Street, Anacortes.

Mailing address:  1218 24th Street, Anacortes, WA.  98221


Contact us

Telephone:  (360) 293-1913                   

Facsimile:    (360) 293-4224    

Mail:  1218 24th Street, Anacortes, WA.  98221


Duties of the Court

The Anacortes Municipal Court is responsible for processing  infractions and citations in violation of city ordinances and state statutes issued by the Anacortes Police Department. The court has a duty to set cases for arraignments, hearings, probation revocations, and trials.

The Anacortes Municipal Court handles a variety of cases.

  • Criminal Traffic Cases: DUI, Negligent Driving 1, Reckless Driving, Driving while license suspended, and other criminal traffic violations

  • Criminal Non Traffic Cases: Assault 4, Theft 3, Disorderly Conduct, and Criminal Trespass

  • Traffic Infractions: speeding, failure to obey traffic device, no valid operator’s license, and no insurance

  • Other Hearings: dog running at large, potentially dangerous dog cases, and motion to modify or rescind no contact orders

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