When is my court
date, what time is court, and where is court?
The court date, time to appear, and location are listed
at the bottom of citation. Rockwood City Court is held
at the Rockwood City Hall Municipal Services Building
located at 110 N Chamberlain Avenue, Rockwood, TN
Can I reschedule my court date?
City of Rockwood offers a one-time courtesy reschedule.
If you request a second reschedule, you must provide
documentation for medical or emergency situation to be
reviewed by the court before a second reschedule can be
done. To reschedule your court date contact the court
clerk Rockwood City Hall (865) 354-0611 during regular
business hours. This request shall be made in ample
amount of time before the scheduled court date.
What happens if I missed my court date
and did not pay my citation prior to court?
The court will mail "Notice of Failure to Appear" to
your address listed on citation, giving you 30 days from
date of notice to pay or contact our office.
Can I attend driving school?
Driving school must be awarded by the Judge during
Do I have to attend court if I only
have Light Law/Registration/DL address changes/Insurance
If you are cited for light law violations, and do not
wish to come to court, you must bring the vehicle and
receipts, if any, to Rockwood City Hall. The vehicle
will be inspected at that time to ensure the light is in
working order. The clerk will note on citation that
lights are working, and judge will review notes and make
For registration and DL address change violations, a
copy of current registration and current DL address can
be provided to court prior to court date. The judge will
review information and make his decision.
For insurance violations, a copy of insurance that was
in effect on violation date must be provided. The judge
will review information and make his decision. Please be
advised that the judge cannot dismiss insurance
violations if insurance is obtained after citation was
Where can I pay my fine?
Payments can be made by check, cash, debit or credit
card at City Hall, by debit or credit card on the phone,
Will my traffic offense put points on
If the ticket is paid prior to court or if the person is
found guilty, depending upon the charge, points may be
put on the person’s driving record.