Justice Court

Justice Court

EFFECTIVE MAY 24TH, 2021 AND ON, the Court is moving towards re-opening for in-person hearings

Court Hearings for the following types of hearings will begin IN-PERSON:

  • Bench Trials
  • Jury Trials
  • Suppression Hearings
  • Restitution Hearings
  • Domestic Violence (first appearance only)

Small Claims will begin in-person effective June 2, 2021.

All other Court hearings will continue to be by VIDEO.

For additional information, check the court calendars to verify your upcoming court date. Use the search feature to search for your name. Or, call the court at (435) 634-5728, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. You may also email us at justice.court@washco.utah.gov


If this is your first appearance on your case, it will be necessary to fill out a Rights Form (En Español) and Right to Counsel (En Español) form and submit to justice.court@washco.utah.gov before your hearing can be held. Criminal/Traffic Forms available here.

Schedule Fingerprint Appointment

Fingerprints services are available at the Justice Court. This service is only for Book and Release Orders and/or Health Department purposes. Click here to schedule an appointment.


Please be advised that parking is limited due to construction. It may be a good idea to arrive early for your hearing. Please use caution when parking in any other area not highlighted in green on this Parking Map, as there may be restrictions and tow possibilities.

Attending a Remote Court Hearing

We have created an easy guide (WebEx Tips) to help walk you through how to participate in a remote court hearing.

Utah Judiciary Alerts and Information

The Utah Judiciary is committed to the open, fair, and efficient administration of justice under the law. Find important information on what to do about your case and where to find help on our Alerts and Information Page due to the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Address, Phone, and Hours

Salote McKenzie, DirectorSalote McKenzie, Director
87 North 200 East, 3rd Floor
St. George, Utah 84770
Phone: (435) 634-5728
Fax: (435) 656-3003
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Open Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Closed major Holidays, except Columbus Day

Mission Statement

The mission of the Utah Courts is to provide the people an open, fair, efficient and independent system for the advancement of justice under the law and improve the quality of life in our community.

“We will do our best”

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