Municipal Court

Municipal Court information
Court is held inside the Enterprise Civic Center, which is located at 2401 Neil Metcalf Road, Enterprise, AL 36330.

  • The defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.
  • The defendant does not have to testify or present witnesses.
  • The city has the burden of proof of guilt.
  • The city is always represented by a lawyer.
  • A defendant may represent himself at trial or be represented by an attorney licensed by the State of Alabama.
Courtroom Appearance and Conduct
It is important to remember that appearance and conduct are important when coming to Court. All persons present in the courtroom shall be clean, neat and dressed in an appropriate manner.  Everyone should conduct themselves in a manner reflecting dignity and respect for the Court.

Be sure to allow ample time for traffic, parking, and security screening when you arrive. You must be present in the courtroom when the docket is called. A warrant will be issued if you fail to answer when your name is called.

If you are a witness on a case, your presence is necessary for a trial to go forward. If a witness is not present in the courtroom, a case is subject to dismissal or reschedule.

Remember that all persons must pass through a metal detector or be screened with a handheld metal detector.  All persons are subject to search.

Purses and/or bags are not allowed in the courtroom. 

Electronic devices
Cell phones, tablets or other electronic devices are not allowed in the courtroom.

Weapons (guns and knives) are strictly prohibited in the courtroom, with the exception of law enforcement. Items such as pocketknives, scissors or anything deemed unacceptable will be confiscated. Certain confiscated items will be held and may be returned upon departure.

Payments will be accepted at the Magistrate's Office located inside Enterprise City Hall.
501 S Main Street

Enterprise, AL 36330
Business hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays.

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 311000
Enterprise, AL 36330