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Driving Safety Course Eligibility

You may be eligible to take a Driving Safety Course. Please review the Driving Safety Course Eligibility document above to determine if you are eligible. CDL Holders are NOT eligible for driving safety course. 

Driving Safety Course Plea Form

If you have determined that you are eligible for a driving safety course, please return the plea form to our office by email, mail, or in person.

To choose a Texas Certified Defensive Driving Course online click here.

To obtain your driving record online please click here, then click on the link "Drivers" and then "Driver Records" Choose option 3A the fee will be $12.00.

Defendant's Plea

If you want to plea guilty/nolo contendere and pay the fine or if you want to plea not guilty, please use this form and return it to our office by email, mail, or in person. If you plea not guilty, please be sure to check whether you would like a trial by jury or a trial by judge. 

Payment Methods

Credit/Debit payments

You must first determine the amount you owe for your ticket. Please visit the Ector County public portal. The amount you owe for your ticket will be at the bottom of the page under "Financial" If
your ticket does not appear on the portal, please try back in a few days. We may not have received the ticket from the law enforcement agency who issued the ticket yet.

If you choose to take the driving safety course and you have entered your plea form to our office, you may pay $130 through this method.

After you determine the amount you owe, you can then click here to make a credit card payment.
JP2 Bureau Code is 3168877. Please be sure to put your driver's license number, ID number or Case number in appropriate field.

Telephone payments

You can also make a payment by phone by calling 866-549-1010. You must have the bureau code to make a payment over the phone. JP2 Bureau Code is 3168877.

Please Note

Any payment made by a credit card belonging to anyone other than the Defendant will be rejected unless we have a written no contest/guilty plea on file. Click here for that form This form can be sent to us by email, mail or in person. 

Payment in Person

In response to Covid-19, for your safety and the safety of our employees, we ask that you utilize the payment methods listed above. However if you do not have access to these payment methods, 
a payment may be made in person at the County Clerk's office located at 300 N. Grant, Rm 111.

Payment Plan

If you need to set up a payment plan, click here for the link to the application, fill out the information requested and return the application by emailing to compliance.forms@ectorcountytx.gov (preferable method) or by mailing or by delivering in person, if necessary, to the County Clerk's office. You may then make a payment by using any of the payment methods listed above.