Municipal Court

Municipal Judge: The Honorable J. Frank Quattlebaum

Associate Judge: The Honorable Chasity S. Avinger

Clerk of Court: Sally M. Beard

Physical Address: 117 Dazzy Circle, Santee, SC 29142

Mailing Address: Post Office Box 1220, Santee, SC 29142

Phone: 803.854.2438 ext. 1   Fax: 803.854.4003


Court is held at 6 p.m. unless otherwise stated on the citation or correspondence.

Proper attire is required in the courtroom during sessions.



Clerk of Court Office Hours:

Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Closed for lunch between 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.

Closed Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays


Payment Information:

If you have been issued a citation by a Santee Police officer, please review the ticket for information about your court date, time, and fine amount.

The court does not receive over the phone payments at this time.

Online payments may be made at

Payments may be mailed in the envelope that the officer may give you. Mailed payments must be made by Money Order, Certified Check, or Cashier’s Check. Please include the ticket number, found at the bottom right hand corner of the ticket, on the form of payment.

Mail your payment to Santee Municipal Court, P.O. Box 1220, Santee, SC 29142.

Any correspondence must be directed to the court no later than one week prior to your court date. No inquiries about citations will be answered on the court date.


2019 Court Schedule: *


January 9th & January 22nd   May 8th & May 21st   September 11th & 24th
February 13th & February 26th   June 12th & June 25th   Octobe 9th & 22nd
March 13th & March 26th   July 10th & July 23rd   November 13th & 26th
April 10th & April 23rd   August 14th & 27th   December 10th & 17th

The open court dates listed above are subject to change.

Jury trials and preliminary hearings are held on an as needed basis, not necessarily coinciding with court schedules.

All court sessions are held at the Municipal Court Room located at 117 Dazzy Circle, Santee, SC 29142, formerly the SC Dept. of Motor Vehicles.


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