Alerts, Notices, and Court Orders


Jury Duty Scam!

Posted 01/18/2023

NOTICE to Volusia Citizens: We received a report that a jury duty scam is occurring in which an individual posing to be a law enforcement officer is calling citizens claiming they must pay a fine for missing jury duty, and threatening arrest. THIS IS FALSE AND IS A FRAUDULENT SCAM--DON'T FALL FOR IT! You will never be contacted by law enforcement threatening you or asking for money for missing jury duty. If you are reached by someone making these claims, please let us know immediately by calling (386) 736-5975 or email us at

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Court Orders


County Civil Changes Effective January 1, 2023

Posted 12/28/2022

  • Effective January 1, 2023, County Civil jurisdictional limits will increase from $30,000 to $50,000. The filing fee will remain the same at $400.
  • The $8,000 Small Claims limit remains.
  • Civil Cover Sheets are still required.

Admin Order Entered Regarding Case Management of Civil Cases

Posted 04/30/2021

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Chief Judge Zambrano entered CV-2021-023-SC Re: Case Management of Civil Cases, that requires plaintiffs to serve a case management order on all parties in most civil cases. Please review the Administrative Order for more details. We are providing this form Case Management Order for your convenience.

Application for the Appointment of the Public Defender Available Online

Posted 06/04/2020

Criminal Defendants, the Application for Criminal Indigent Status is now available online. This document can be filled out online and e-mailed to Please make sure to use the free Adobe Acrobat Reader if you encounter difficulties filling out the form through your browser.

Property Fraud Alert

Property Fraud Alert - Be Informed…Be Alert…Be Notified SIGN UP NOW!

The Clerk of the Circuit Court is pleased to offer a free service to alert property homeowners to potential fraud. Property Fraud Alert is an online subscription service FREE to the public that allows you to have a name or names monitored with the Recorder’s office in order to track possible fraudulent recordings that affect your property. With Property Fraud Alert, subscribers will sign up and be notified when the name they have submitted is used in any recording activities within the Recorder’s office. When subscribing to the service, the subscriber will have the option to choose one of the following notification methods: e-mail or voice phone call. Click HERE to sign up for PFA and be comforted knowing that you are taking the first steps in protecting your most valuable asset, your home.