Driving Safety Course



You are eligible to take a Driving Safety course if:
  • You DO NOT hold a CDL license currently or at the time of violation
  • You have liability insurance and a valid Texas driver's license
  • You are not charged with speeding 25 miles or more over the posted limit
  • You are NOT charged with a violation in a construction zone
  • You are NOT charged with an offense of "failure to ID" at an accident, leaving the scene of an accident, fleeing, reckless driving, or passing a school bus
If eligible for a driving safety course, you must apply (make a request) on or before your response date stated on your citation. Generally, this is 20 days from the date you were issued your citation. You MUST make an appearance either in writing or in person. You cannot do this over the telephone.

Request a Driving Safety Course in Person

To make a request in person:
  1. Appear at the court window Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm prior to the appearance date on your citation.
  2. Bring a copy of your liability insurance
  3. Show proof of your Texas driver's license
  4. PAYMENT:  

           Violations NOT occurring in a School Zone - $144


         Violations occurring in a School Zone - $169  
Fees are required in full at the time of request AND MUST BE CASH, MONEY ORDER PAYABLE TO CITY OF MIDLOTHIAN   OR VISA OR MASTERCARD WITH PROPER ID. No extensions, no partial payments, no exceptions.

The clerk will provide you with all forms necessary to complete the course. You do NOT need to print forms from this website.

Request a Driving Safety Course by Mail

To make a request by mail:

  • Provide the court with a copy of a valid Texas driver's license
  • Provide the court with a copy of proof of liability insurance policy or card.  MUST be current.
  • Provide written notice of intent to take DSC 
  • Enclose a money order for required fees: 
           Violations NOT occurring in a School Zone - $144


                Violations occurring in a School Zone - $169

  • Mail the above documents to:

                  Midlothian Municipal Court 
                   1150 N. Hwy 67 Ste. 200
                   Midlothian, TX 76065

Keep copies for your records.
Fees cannot be paid by Internet.
Late or incomplete requests will be rejected.