COVID-19 Relief Program for Municipal Court
Due to the pandemic (COVID-19) the City of Manor Municipal Court is offering assistance to defendants with outstanding cases by implementing a COVID-19 Relief Program. This program is effective Monday June 22nd, 2020 and continues until further notice. Defendants with open cases will be given safe harbor when voluntarily making arrangements on their cases. 

Defendants who pay their citation(s) or active warrant(s) in full or pays a minimum of one-half (1/2) the total amount due and starts a payment plan for the balance owed, shall be eligible to have all warrant and collection fees waived (if applicable). Defendants who pay their citation(s) or active warrant(s) in full may have an additional fifty percent (50%) of the fine amount waived *BALANCE MUST BE PAID IN FULL WITHIN 24 HOURS OF REQUEST.. Defendants who pay half of their citations(s) or active warrant(s) may have an additional twenty percent (20%) of the fine amount waived with the remaining balance placed on a payment plan of $50 a month until paid in full. The COVID-19 Relief Program will not waive any portion of the court costs.

To request participation in this program, please fill out the COVID-19 Relief Program request form : COVID-19 RELIEF PROGRAM REQUEST FORM and either email the form to the court at or fax to 512-272-8636. A court clerk will respond to your request as soon as possible. 

Resolving a Warrant with Manor Municipal Court - Español
Persons with outstanding warrants can avoid arrest by coming into the City of Manor Municipal Court at 105 E. Eggleston, Manor, Texas, and making appropriate arrangements with the Court. No arrest will be made at the Court Office of individuals that voluntarily appear before the Court.

Call 512-272-8178 for more information regarding this program and how to avoid arrest.

All violations filed with the City of Manor Municipal Court are considered Class C Misdemeanors. You are given a specific date to appear before the Court which is indicated on the top of your citation. If you fail to appear before the court on the specified date (except weekends) you are subject to negative consequences. Negative consequences begin the day after failing to appear before the court, making the required payment, or failing to meet the terms or conditions of a Judgment.

is not a right. Jail Time Credit is determined by the Manor Municipal Court Judge that issued the Warrant for your Arrest. If you receive jail time credit it is determined by the following: (1) arrested for a Manor Warrant, (2) $100 per every day served. Credit earned for an Arrest Warrant and a Capias Pro Fine Warrant differs. Arrest Warrants are Concurrent and Capias Pro Fine Warrants are Consecutive.

Consequences for failing to appear are as follows:
  • Fine amount may be maxed out per State Law ($200 to $2,000)
  • Court Costs added: Warrant Fee $50, Omnibase Fee $30, and Collection Fee 30% of balance
  • Report your violation to the Texas Department of Public Safety in order to stop renewal of your Driver's License or Identification card

If you are in a WARRANT STATUS, the Judge has allowed you to make contact with the court and do the following:
  • Pay the Warrant in full
  • Pay a minimum of $50 or $100 down (depending on total balance) to request a payment plan
  • Enter a Plea of Guilty or No Contest or Not Guilty (if there is no Plea already on file)
  • Appear in Open court to discuss options with the Judge (see court calendar for Open Court dates and times)
Manor Municipal Court contracts with different agencies to assist staff with serving of warrants and or locating of individuals with past due cases filed within our Court. Please review each agency listed below and if you should have any questions you may call them directly:

Linebarger, Goggan, Blair & Sampson, LLP is an established firm that provides our Court with another tool to locate individuals that may have outstanding case file balances with our Court. If you received a call from this agency, most likely you have an outstanding case filed with our Court that has not been satisfied. LGBS main office is located at 711 Navarro Street, Suite 300, San Antonio, Texas and may be reached at 210-225-4422. If you would like to search their site you may visit

Texas Failure to Appear/Failure to Pay Program (OMNIBASE) is a program in accordance by Texas State Law where violators have an outstanding judgment or case file pending within a court and reports the violator to the Texas Department of Public Safety so the violator may not renew their driver's license until the reporting court's judgment has been satisfied. The violator may access their information by visiting This is not the SURCHARGE or DRIVER RESPONSIBILITY ACT site; therefore, please visit the Texas Department of Public Safety Surcharge site regarding surcharges or the driver responsibility act.  The OMNIBASE fee is non-refundable even if you received Jail Time Credit.
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