Requesting Court Records

One of the most important tasks carried out by the Clerk's Office is management of court records. Tens of thousands of records are processed annually by the Orange County Clerk of Courts.

Because of the volume of records processed, a period of time may be required to retrieve your records. 

Please download and complete the appropriate form to request copies of court documents.


Copy Fees

  • Copies: $1.00 per page
  • Certification: $2.00 per document
  • Search: $2.00 per year (a search is required if case number is unknown)
  • Marriage license: $5.00 ($3.00 for each additional copy)

Forms of Payment:

  • Cash (in person only)
  • Personal check, money order or cashier's check
  • MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express

Please Note:

  • There is a $3.99 surcharge added to all credit card transactions
  • Make checks payable to the Orange County Clerk of Courts