Our doors are closed to the public, however we continue to serve the citizens of Port Orchard via telephone and email, Monday through Friday 8am to 4:30pm. Emergency services are available 24 hours a day by calling 911.

Municipal Court


Municipal Court
216 Prospect Street
Port Orchard, WA 98366
8:00am to 12:00pm and
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Monday through Friday
Closed all Washington State holidays

About Port Orchard Municipal Court

Holiday Closures

The Port Orchard Municipal Court will be closed on Thursday, December 24, and Thursday, December 31, 2020, from 12:00pm to 4:30pm. We will not respond to phone calls or emails until after the holiday weekends.

Contact and Court Hearing Information

Due to the Coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) the Port Orchard Municipal Court Clerk's office remains closed to the public. Port Orchard Municipal Court can be contacted by email at [email protected] or by telephone at (360) 876-1701. Port Orchard Municipal Court remains open and is handling all court hearings by zoom video or telephonic conferencing unless required to personally appear.

Attending Court Hearings

If you are seeking to participate in a court hearing, click here for virtual/telephonic instructions. If you appear in person, proper facial coverings are REQUIRED.

Please contact the court if you have any questions.

Emergency Administrative Order

Emergency Admin Order RE: Court Operations - 20-01 (March 16, 2020)

Admin Order RE: Bone Club - 20-02

Emergency Admin Order RE: Jury Trials - 20-03 (December 15, 2020)


Port Orchard Municipal Court hears misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor criminal cases including criminal traffic, criminal non-traffic, and all non-criminal traffic and non-traffic infractions, and parking tickets for violations occurring within the city limits.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Port Orchard Municipal Court is to establish and maintain public trust and confidence in the Court by ensuring independence, accessibility, accountability, and fairness for all citizens.


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