• For judgments in which a default was issued and the conviction date is within six months the fee is $25 per citation.
  • If the date of conviction is more than six (6) month old, or have failed to have met the stipulation agreement signed by the City Attorney and Judge, defaulted at your pre-trial date or trial date, the fee to reopen is $50 per citation.

The procedure for reopen is as follows: submit a written motion (request) to reopen your case(s) stating the charge or citation number along with a self-addressed stamped envelope and the correct fee per citation payable to the City of West Allis.

Please include all of the following information with your motion:

  • Full Name
  • Address
  • Driver's License Number
  • Citation Number or Charge
  • Reason for missing your court date