El Dorado Traffic Court

el dorado Traffic Court


The El Dorado Traffic court no longer mails out courtesy notices As of July 2013. In order to find the bail amount you need to access the website at El Dorado Traffic Court Traffic Citation Index.



You may request a one time only extension of your appearance date. You may request appearance date extension only if:

  • Your name and case appear on the Traffic Citation Index
  • All charges on the case are active (means you have not appeared and pled)
  • No active hearings are scheduled for the case
  • Your current date to appear has not passed

For information regarding traffic school in El Dorado see the link below:

Traffic School in Placerville
Traffic School in South Lake Tahoe

If you choose to attend traffic school, please send the following:

  • A written request to attend traffic school;
  • A self-addressed, stamped legal-size envelope (with postage amount as indicated on the Traffic Citation Index);
  • A check or money order for the amount of the fine indicated on the    notice made payable to “Superior Court”;
  • A separate check for the administrative fee of $69.00 made payable to “Superior Court”. (NOTE – Traffic School fee is not refundable)

El Dorado traffic Court locations:

Placerville Fair Lane Branch
295 Fair Lane
Placerville, CA 95667
Phone: (530) 621-7470

South Lake Tahoe Branch
1354 Johnson Blvd
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Phone: (530) 573-3044