E-Filing System Maintenance on 1/14/22-1/17/22The Montgomery County Common Pleas E-Filing System will be down for a system upgrade beginning at 5:00 PM EST on Friday, January 14th. We anticipate that the upgrade should be completed no later than 7:00 AM EST on Tuesday, January 18th. This upgrade will allow for electronic filing of documents for Montgomery County Domestic Relations Court in the near future!
Montgomery County Clerk of Courts
INCREASE IN FILING FEE EFFECTIVE MAY 15, 2019
Please be advised that effective Wednesday, May 15, 2019, the Filing Fee for Civil Complaints increased to $334.75 ($325 Filing Fee + $9.75 Convenience Fee) and Foreclosure Complaints increased to $540.75 ($525 Filing Fee + $15.75 Convenience Fee). The filing fee for Criminal Sealing of Record increased to $51.50 ($50 Filing Fee + $1.50 Convenience Fee).
SECOND DISTRICT COURT OF APPEALS
The Second District Court of Appeals Local Rule 2.1 mandates the electronic filing of all Criminal and Civil Notices of Appeal, Docket Statements, and Praecipes for Transcript.
MANDATORY eFILING OF CASES UNDER COMMON PLEAS COURT, GENERAL DIVISION
All Civil, Criminal, and Fugitive cases under the General Division of the Montgomery County Common Pleas Court are required to be filed electronically through the Court/Clerk’s authorized electronic filing system.
- Local Rule 1.15 Filing of Court Documents and Removal of Papers from Custody of the Clerk
- Local Rule 2.17 Judgment
MANDATORY eFILING OF DOCUMENTS FILED BY PROCESS SERVERS
Each person appointed as a process server by the General Division of the Montgomery County Common Pleas Court shall obtain all documents for service and shall file all service returns through the Court’s authorized electronic filing system. Please review the Process Server Instructions to become familiar with the requirements.
- Process Server User Account Form
- Adding Standing Special Process Server Order to Instructions of Service
Please review the documents below in order to become more familiar with the eFiling requirements for Montgomery County Common Pleas Court, General Division and Montgomery County Clerk of Courts.