Traffic Division

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Monday-Friday, 8 A.M. - 4 P.M. (Phones close at 3:30 P.M.)

703-246-2815
TTY 711

4110 Chain Bridge Road, Room 106
Fairfax, VA 22030

Jessica Spade,
Division Manager

Traffic Continuances

Infractions/Misdemeanors  

  • File in person or by phone.  Clerk will process a first continuance request, Judge will review a second continuance request.  It is your responsibility to call back the next day to confirm whether your request was granted or denied.  You may also check online at www.courts.state.va.us after noon the next business day to view court date.
  • Misdemeanor charges including: Reckless 90+ mph over speed limit, Hit & Run, Driving on Revoked license 18.2-272, Driving on a Suspended License 2nd+ offense, Eluding
    •  File in person or by phone at least 2 days prior to court for Judge to review.  It is your responsibility to call back the next business day to confirm whether your request was granted or denied.  You may also check online at www.courts.state.va.us after noon the next business day to view court date.
    • If court is less than 2 business days, file a motion by 8:30am in the clerk's office.  Motion will be heard at 9:30am
  • Misdemeanors DWI charges
    • Commonwealth Attorney's office must consent on court's form before judge will review.
    • If Commonwealth Attorney does not consent, must note on the request.
    • Request must be filed at least 2 days prior to court date.

Form Download

Continuance Request Form