Judicial Assistance Unit

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JAU

A department of the Superior Court that accepts payments for fines, fees, and assessments for both Justice Court and the Superior Court.

 

Location and Billing Address

Judicial Assistance Unit (JAU)
168 S. 2nd Ave., Suite J
Yuma AZ, 85364

Office Hours: Monday -Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Telephone: (928) 817-4150
Fax: (928) 817-4151

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SUPERIOR COURT CASES ONLY

Make Payments payable toCLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT

Personal checks are accepted only if there is no restitution on the case. All personal checks must include a pre-printed name and address. NO OUT-OF-STATE CHECKS AND NO OUT OF STATE BANKS WILL BE ACCEPTED. (THIS ALSO INCLUDES ON-LINE BILL PAYMENTS).

PAYMENTS MADE IN THE OFFICE
We accept cash, money orders, bank cashier's checks, or personal checks that meet the criteria listed above.  When paying with a personal check we require two forms of picture ID or your check WILL NOT be accepted. No exceptions.

PAYING BY MAIL

No cash will be accepted in the mail. Only those checks that meet the criteria listed above, bank cashier's check, or money orders will be accepted. Please make your payment payable to: Clerk of the Superior Court, include the name of the debtor and case number. The address is as follows: Judicial Assistance Unit at 168 S. 2nd Ave., Suite J, Yuma, AZ 85364.

 If you would like a receipt mailed to you, enclose a self addressed-stamped envelope with your payment.

ALL NON-SUFFICIENT CHECKS WILL BE SUBJECT TO A $25 SERVICE CHARGE!

 

JUSTICE COURT CASES ONLY

All cash payments are accepted in our office at 168 S. 2nd Ave., Suite J, Yuma, AZ 85364.

Yuma Justice Court Cases 

PAYMENTS BY MAIL
Please send either a money order or cashier’s check made payable to: Yuma Justice Court, include the printed name of the debtor and case number. Mail to: Judicial Assistance Unit,  168 S. 2nd Ave., Suite J, Yuma, AZ 85364. DO NOT SEND PERSONAL CHECKS AS THEY WILL BE RETURNED!

PAYMENTS BY CREDIT CARD

A small convenience fee of $3.75 for every transaction of up to $300.00 will apply. All major forms of credit cards are accepted.

You will select option three (for local payments), next you will be asked for jurisdiction code 1325, and your case number (case number should be entered using the following format: J two sequential letters and 9 numbers beginning with 2), for example: JTR201000000. If you would like to pay by telephone, the number is 1-800-272-9829. If you would like to pay online, the website address is www.officialpayments.com.

Somerton – San Luis Justice Court Cases

PAYMENTS BY MAIL
Please send either a money order or cashier’s check made payable to: Somerton-San Luis Justice Court, include the printed name of the debtor and case number. Mail to: Judicial Assistance Unit, 168 S. 2nd Ave., Suite J, Yuma, AZ 85364. DO NOT SEND PERSONAL CHECKS AS THEY WILL BE RETURNED! 

PAYMENTS BY CREDIT CARD
A small convenience fee of $3.75 for every transaction of up to $300.00 will apply. All major forms of credit cards are accepted.

You will select option three (for local payments), next you will be asked for Jurisdiction Code 1348, and your case number (case number should be entered using the following format: J two sequential letters and 9 numbers beginning with 2), for example JTR201000000. If you would like to pay by telephone, the number is 1-800-272-9829. If you would like to pay online, the website address is www.officialpayments.com

Wellton Justice Court Cases 

PAYMENTS BY MAIL
Please send either a check, money order or cashier’s check made payable to: Wellton Justice Court, include the printed name of the debtor and case number. Mail to: Judicial Assistance Unit, 168 S. 2nd Ave., Suite J, and Yuma, AZ 85364. Personal checks are accepted only if there is no restitution.  All personal checks must include a pre-printed name and address.


PAYMENTS BY CREDIT CARD
A small convenience fee for every transaction will be applied. All major forms of credit cards are accepted.

If you would like to pay by telephone, the number is 1-877-717-770 the only thing you will need to enter is the correct case number using the following format: J two sequential letters and 9 numbers beginning with 2) for example JTR201000000.

If you would like to pay online, the website address is www.officialpayments.com. You will select option three (for local payments), next you will be asked for Jurisdiction Code 1332, and last a case number (case number should be entered using the following format: J two sequential letters and 9 numbers beginning with 2) for example: JTR201000000.

FARE Cases 

Paying with a credit card:  You may pay by phone or on-line by contacting FARE at 1-866-859-2527 (a notice number is required to pay by phone) or www.azcourtpay.com

You may mail a payment by following the instructions listed above under the following corresponding courts: 

Yuma Justice Court Cases / PAYMENTS BY MAIL

Somerton – San Luis Justice Court CasesPAYMENTS BY MAIL 

Wellton Justice Court Cases PAYMENTS BY MAIL
 

If you are unsure of your case number or what type of case you have, you may contact our office for further assistance

 

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