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As of July 1, 2020, there has been an increase in a number of violations listed on the Uniform Bail Schedule. For a list of most frequently used violations, click here.

Hours & Contact

Margaret Miller – Judge
Brent Dunlap – Judge
Lori Eichelberger – Court Administrator
82 N 100 E #101
Cedar City, UT 84720

Tel: (435) 865-5335
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Monday – Friday 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.

    This Court handles Iron County Sheriff’s Office, Utah Highway Patrol, Cedar City Police Department, SUU Police Department, Enoch City Police Department, Brian Head Marshal’s Office, and Division of Wildlife Resources (DNR) arrests and citations, that are class B or C misdemeanors and infractions. We also handle Civil Small Claims, up to $11,000.00.

    What We DO:

    • Traffic Violations
    • Traffic Court
    • Arraignments/Status Hearings/Bench Trials for Class C, Class B and Infraction Misdemeanors
    • Jury Trials for Class C and Class B Misdemeanors
    • Expungements
    • Small Claim Filings up to $11,000 Maximum
    • Grama Requests
    • On Line Traffic School
    • Perform Weddings

    What We DON’T Do:

    • Felonies/Class A Misdemeanors
    • Child Custody
    • Divorces
    • Juvenile Cases
    • Name Changes
    • Guardianship
    • Tax Liens
    • Do not take Personal Checks
    • Do not take Payments after 4:00 p.m.

    If you received a Notice for an Arraignment (the first hearing in the court process), make sure the following forms are completed PRIOR to your hearing date.  Also, please take a moment to learn about your Rights by watching the Rights Video below. 

    If you intend to enter a plea of guilty or no contest, and you live out of the area, a “Sentence by Mail/Email,” is available. Please enter your plea using the form below (Plea by mail is not available for DUI’s and Domestic Violence charges).

    If you are pleading NOT GUILTY and asking for a court-appointed attorney to represent you, you must answer these questions under oath. You are signing at the bottom of the form under penalties of perjury. Any false statements will place you in contempt of court and subject you to criminal liability.

    Iron County Justice Court holds Arraignments at the Parowan Court House Building, Commission Chambers/2nd Floor, 68 South 100 East, Parowan, UT 84761 on the third Thursday of each month.

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