Want to pay by card?

Card payments

If you need to make a payment through the Courts Service, you have the option to make a payment by card in Circuit and District Court offices nationwide.

We accept payment cards for the following payment types:

  • Civil Applications Debit & Credit Cards
  • Small claims applications Debit & Credit Cards
  • Fines Debit & Credit Cards
  • Poor Box Debit & Credit Cards
  • Family Law Payments Debit Cards Only
  • Bail* Debit Cards Only
  • Independent Sureties* Debit Cards Only

 * Bail and Independent Sureties are subject to €500 maximum payment


We cannot accept payment cards in the following instances:

  • When used in conjunction with cash/cheques
  • From virtual cards and mobile apps (including Revolut, Apple Pay, Google Pay  etc.)