Recorder's Court

702 10th Street
Columbus, Georgia, 31901
Phone: (706) 653-4256


David Ranieri
Columbus, Georgia

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday   (excluding holidays)
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Closed for lunch from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM daily

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If you are 16 at the time of your offense, you will need to contact Juvenile Court.

A window located inside the lobby at Recorder's Court also accepts payments during normal hours of operation.

Accepted Forms of On-Site Payment Include:
  • Cash
  • Check (made payable to Recorder's Court)
  • Money Order/Cashier's Check
  • Credit/Debit Card
    • Payments made by credit/debit card must have the cardholder present.
    • Payments made by check or credit/debit card must include a photo ID and telephone number.
    • A processing fee of 2.50% plus $1.00 will be applied to over the counter credit/debit card payments
* The Recorder's Court is open on Saturdays and Monday holidays for arrest cases only.
Environmental Court is held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 9:00 am and 2:00 pm.


Physical Address:
Recorder's Court of Columbus
702 10th Street,
Columbus, Georgia, 31901
Mailing Address:
Recorder's Court of Columbus
702 10th Street
Columbus, Ga, 31901
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

The Recorder's Court of Columbus observes the holiday schedule approved by the Columbus City Council. Our office will be closed on City holidays. For a complete listing of City holidays, review the City's Holiday Schedule.

Phone Numbers:
(706) 653-4256