Court Fines And Fees

Court fines, fees and assessments are remitted to the State Treasurer’s Office by municipal and county treasurers on a monthly basis. Revenue generated from the general, family, magistrate and municipal courts is collected for distribution pursuant to Chapter 1 of Title 14 of the South Carolina Code of Laws. Treasurers must submit the required remittance by the 15th day of each month.

For additional information on remittance instructions and forms, ACH debit authorization for court fines payments and historical distributions, please click here to access our Court Fines Forms and Publications.


Online Court Fines Filing
File your court fines online.

Court Fines Form Filing

Municipal and county treasurers can file using the provided forms.

Court Conviction Surcharges and Assessments Revenue Reports
Read the latest general, family, magistrate and municipal court revenue reports.

Where Do Court Fines Go?
From addiction treatment facilities to special needs support programs, court revenue is allocated to support a variety of municipal, county and state programs and funds.

ACH Debit Payments
Take advantage of ACH (Automated Clearing House) debit payments of court revenue due to the state.