GENERAL DISTRICT COURT

 

The court that most people have contact with is the general district court. The general district court handles most traffic violations. The general district court also hears minor criminal cases known as misdemeanors and conducts preliminary hearings for more serious criminal cases called felonies.

General district courts have exclusive authority to hear civil cases with claims of $4,500 or less and share authority with the circuit courts to hear cases with claims between $4,500 and $15,000. Examples of civil cases are landlord and tenant disputes, contract disputes and personal injury actions.

 

Contact Information

13049 W. James Anderson Hwy.
Buckingham, Virginia 23921

Phone: 434-969-4755
Fax: 434-969-1762

 

Pay Traffic Ticket Online

To pay traffic ticket online- click HERE.

 

Virginia Court Case Information

Click HERE to view information about a court case.

 

 

 

Our Location/Facility

The Buckingham County Administration Building is located on US Route 60 approximately 2/10 (two-tenths) of a mile east of the Buckingham County Courthouse.  The Buckingham County Health Department and the Buckingham Department of Social Services are also located in this building. This building houses the following Constitutional officers and county departments: County Administrator, Treasurer, Commissioner of Revenue, animal control, building inspection, zoning, utilities, recreation, solid waste, Planning Commission, and industrial development.

 

Board of Supervisors

Mr. Donnie Bryan | District 2 (Chairman)

Mr. Harry W. Bryant | District 5 (Vice Chairman)

Mr. Robert Jones | District 1

Mr. Don Matthews | District 3

Mr. T. Jordan Miles | District 4

Mr. Joe Chambers | District 6

Mr. Danny R. Allen | District 7

Get in Touch

Phone:
(434) 969-4242

Address:
13380 West James Anderson Hwy
Buckingham, VA 23921