Requesting the Drivers Safety Course Option for Moving Violations
Terms of Drivers Safety Course
Plea of 'guilty' or 'no contest' and waiver of jury trial and right to discovery
90 days to complete and submit a certified copy of your driving record an original Driving Safety Course certificate
Payment of $107 for regular zone violations or $132 for school zone violations
You are at least 18 years of age
You have current liability insurance and a valid Texas drivers license
You have not taken a Driving Safety Course within the last 12 months to dispose of a citation (calculated from the date of the last course completed to the date of your current citation)
You do not possess a Commercial Drivers License
You are not charged with speeding in excess of 24 mph over the limit, speeding 95 miles per hour or more, nor with a construction zone violation
Request and payment must be made in full prior to completing the course. For violations occurring in a regular zone, the payment is $107. Violations occurring in a school zone is $132.
Ways to Request
If you are eligible, you may request to complete the drivers safety course in the following ways:
In person at the Southlake Municipal Court
Please bring a valid drivers license, proof of auto insurance and form of payment (cash, check, money order, Visa, MasterCard, Discover card).
Mail in a copy of your valid Texas Drivers License, a copy of your auto insurance proof, a notarized Drivers Safety Course Affidavit along with form of payment (Check or money order made payable to 'City of Southlake').