Effective immediately, all Fernley Municipal Court cases will be heard virtually
Effective immediately, all Fernley Municipal Court cases will be heard virtually, with all interactions taking place by video or telephone. The Court will be sending defendants letters that will contain the information needed to virtually access their court hearings.
The Court’s shift to a virtual court system will make it possible for participants to resolve their cases remotely via ZOOM and will eliminate person-to-person contact in court proceedings.
For more information, regarding virtual court operations or to obtain information regarding an upcoming hearing please contact the Court at (775)784-9870 or FMC@cityoffernley.org.
Experiencing Financial Hardships:
If you are experiencing a financial hardship and need to request a 30-day payment extension, this would only apply to any current established payment plans. Please email your request to the Fernley Municipal Court at
Please include your
- First and Last Name
- Case Number (if known)
- Date of Birth
- Current Mailing Address
- Phone Number
- Email Address
If you have not seen the Judge regarding your case, please note the change of court dates, listed below.
The City of Fernley Municipal Court’s mission is to provide fair and impartial adjudication of alleged violations of Fernley Municipal Code such that the legal rights of individuals are safeguarded, and the public interest is protected. The Court will provide due process to defendants in an efficient, professional, and courteous manner that promotes and upholds the integrity and independence of the judiciary, thereby maximizing the community’s confidence in the court.
Nevada Revised Statues (NRS), Chapter 266.550-266.595 describes the jurisdiction and operation of Municipal Courts. The Municipal Court has similar powers that are provided by the law for Justice Court, subject to the overall limited jurisdiction of misdemeanor offense. The power of the Municipal Court includes the power to charge and collect those fees authorized pursuant to NRS Chapter 5.073.
595 Silverlace Blvd
Fernley, NV 89408
Phone: 775-784-9870Fax: 775-784-9999
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed all major holidays.