This page is for making Civil Process fee payments only. Traffic citations are paid to the Dane County Clerk of Courts, not the Sheriff's Office. Visit their website here to make payments for traffic citations issued through the Dane County Sheriff's Office.
At this time, bail cannot be paid online or by phone. You must appear in person at 115 W. Doty Street, Madison, WI to make a bail payment.
The Dane County Sheriff's Office Civil Process fee payments are made through AllPaid Inc., a third party agency. Payments may be made online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week using Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Discover credit/debit cards.
The Process Number can be found in the upper right-hand corner of the invoice(s) you received.
The third-party agency, Government Payment EXP, charges a service fee for credit and debit card transactions. This fee will be added to the base amount you are paying. Below is the fee schedule:
|Transaction Amount||Service Fee|
|$.01 - $50.00||$1.50|
|$50.01 - $75.00||$1.75|
|$75.01 - $100.00||$3.00|
|$100.01 - $150.00||$4.00|
|$150.01 - $200.00||$5.00|
For each additional increment of $50.00, or a portion thereof, add $1.40.