About Puyallup Court
The Puyallup Judge is an elected position and serves a four-year term of office. The judge is the principal officer of the Court with authority to render findings and lawful judgments in all Puyallup Municipal Court cases.
Municipal Court is a court of limited jurisdiction, which means it only hears cases involving violations for criminal misdemeanors, gross misdemeanors (domestic violence offenses, assault, shoplifting, DUI, etc.), traffic infractions and parking violations that occur within the City of Puyallup.
Puyallup Municipal Court does not file small claims or civil cases, protection or harassment orders. Contact: Pierce County District Court
For cases involving divorce or child custody matters:
Contact: Pierce County Superior Court