Montgomery County - 15th Judicial Circuit of Alabama

Alabama Supreme Court Coronavirus (COVID-19) Order


In response to the Alabama Supreme Court's Administrative Order, dated March 13, 2020 and the Presiding Judge of the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit's Administrative Order, dated March 17, 2020, the Montgomery County Circuit Clerk's office, including the civil division, criminal division, domestic relations division and juvenile division will have limited staff available in the office. The Montgomery County Courthouse is closed to the public until April 30, 2020.


For court information, contact us by phone at (334) 832-1260 between 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Inquires can be emailed to: montgomerycircuitclerk@alacourt.gov

Forms and other FAQ are available on our website at: montgomery.alacourt.gov

Fax: (334) 832-7787

Absentee Office: (334) 832-1281


1. By AlaFile for attorneys or registered users (Note: Attorney boxes in the clerk’s office are not accessible). All court documents will be electronically sent or mailed.

2. By MAIL (please include appropriate court cost, if necessary):

3. By E-MAIL: montgomerycircuitclerk@alacourt.gov

4. By DROP BOX. A drop box is located outside the Montgomery County Courthouse from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.


Traffic tickets for upcoming court hearings can be paid online at alapay.com (you must have UTC number and DOB).

Payments will be accepted over the phone by credit card for traffic tickets, fines and restitution and other court costs. All credit card payments have a 4% processing fee.

For payments that cannot be made by credit card or over the phone, payments should be mailed to: P.O. Box 1667, Montgomery, AL 36104.



District Court magistrates will schedule citizen warrants for domestic violence offenses and other violent matters. Protection From Abuse (PFA) will still be processed by appointment. Please call (334) 832-1260 to schedule a time to allow access to Courthouse.


Court records can be obtained through our website: montgomery.alacourt.gov by clicking on link Just On Look-On Demand Court Records link. In addition, request for records can be sent by mail or emailed to: montgomerycircuitclerk@alacourt.gov. Please allow 3-4 weeks to process requests. Record search fees will apply.

Welcome to the web site for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit of the State of Alabama, serving the state courts of Montgomery County. Here you will find a wealth of information to assist in your dealings with Civil and District Court. In addition to general information about the operation of the Clerk's offices, you will find court dockets, frequently used forms, fee schedules and information. We also provide answers to a number of frequently asked questions and links to other web sites of interest.

In Montgomery County, the Circuit Court Clerk is charged with the responsibility of maintaining not only the records of the seven courts but also is the Absentee Election Manager. Among the types of cases heard by the Courts are contract disputes, civil torts, condemnations, worker's compensation claims, domestic matters, child support matters, juvenile matters and criminal matters. The diversity of clerical responsibilities has resulted in the operation of four distinct offices - Criminal Division, Civil Division, Domestic Relations and Juvenile Division, all under the purview of the Circuit Clerk.

The mission of the Circuit Court Clerk's Office is to diligently and professionally serve the needs of the citizens of Montgomery County, Alabama, the Courts and legal community, balancing the use of technology and courteous, personal service to achieve high level of efficiency and customer satisfaction.

We sincerely hope that you find our site to be helpful and informational. Should you have any comments or perhaps you were unable to find information you feel should be included on our site, please contact the Clerk's Office at (334) 832-1260. Additional legal and court related information, forms, support, and services are available at www.alacourt.gov.

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This website is being provided merely for the purpose of providing instructions as to the procedures of this office and in no way should be construed as advice as to laws. The law prohibits the Circuit Clerk from giving legal advice. If you need legal assistance, you should see an attorney.

Montgomery County Courthouse | 251 S Lawrence St. | Montgomery, AL 36104

Phone: (334) 832-1260 | Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday