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.
On March 12, 2020, Governor Sisolak declared a State of Emergency in Nevada in response to the recent outbreak of the Corona virus (COVID-19). Given the severity of the risk imposed to the public and in order to practice social distancing as recommended by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Senior Judge Lori Matheus has ordered that all Fernley Municipal Court Proceedings will be continued for a period of 30 days.
If you have been scheduled for court on the following dates your court date has been continued to:
March 23, 2020 your new court date is June 29, 2020
March 30, 2020 your new court date is July 06, 2020
April 06, 2020 your new court date is July 13, 2020
April 13, 2020 your new court date is July 20, 2020
April 16, 2020 your new court date is June 18, 2020
April 20, 2020 your new court date is June 22, 2020
April 27, 2020 your new court date is June 22, 2020
Court Appearance times shall remain the same.
Should you wish to resolve your traffic ticket electronically, please completed the Written Consent to Entry of Plea. Upon form completion please either email FMC@cityoffernley.org or fax to 775-784-9999. The Judge will review the requests and issue written decisions. Please provide all contact information in your email or fax cover sheet, i.e. name, phone number, and current mailing address..
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.