About the Collections Department


The Nevada County Collections Division seeks payment of unpaid debts owed to the County of Nevada, including those arising out of civil and criminal court actions.
Collections Hall view of window

Service Description

The Collections Department serves in accordance with federal, state and local regulations governing the collection of fines, penalties and judgments. The Collections Department is located in the Nevada County Courthouse in downtown Nevada City, California.

Account Types

The Collections Division collects the following types of accounts:
  • Code Enforcement
  • Conservatorship
  • District Attorney - Victim Restitution
  • Parking Citations and Equipment Violations and Registration
  • Probation
  • Public Defender
  • Sheriff Medical Costs
  • Superior Court Fines and Fees (limited)

What Collections is Not

Contact the Superior Court at 530-265-1311 regarding the following types of accounts:
  • Superior Court Felony Fines
  • Superior Court Misdemeanor Fines
  • Traffic Citations and Fines