Citations are issued for failure to comply with County ordinances or laws. You can pay for the citation by phone, in person, by mail or online. If you receive a notice and would like to dispute it, you may file an appeal.
Paying a Citation
- The citation number must be referenced on all check payments.
- Check, money order or cashier's check must be made payable to: Code Enforcement, Clerk of Courts.
Appealing a Citation
You may request an administrative hearing to appeal a citation deemed valid.
Requests must be submitted in writing within 20 calendar days from the date issued. You will be notified of a hearing date by mail.
Requests can be faxed or mailed.
Citation in Collections
Once a citation has been transferred to the Miami-Dade County Tax Collector Credit and Collections Unit, you can only communicate directly with them.
Accounts that have reached collections may result in increases to the outstanding balances for interest, court costs and attorney fees.
Clerk of Courts
Citations in Collections
Mail / Email
Code Enforcement Intergovernmental Services
Office of the Clerk
111 NW 1 STREET STE 1750
Miami FL 33128
Locations and Hours
Stephen P. Clark Center111 NW 1st Street, Miami, FL 33128
305-375-2333Monday9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Tuesday9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Wednesday9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Thursday9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Friday9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.