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CIRCUIT CLERK

Contact Info

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Open through lunch hour
Stacey Naile, Scott County Circuit Clerk

Circuit Clerk's Office, Assoc. Circuit Court and Probate Court open through lunch.

Circuit Judge's Office and Juvenile offices are closed noon - 12:30

The Circuit Clerk's office is located on the second floor of the Scott County Courthouse (Civil & Administrative Unit, Room 208), (Probate & Family Court Unit, Room 240).  The Criminal Division is located in the Judicial Building which is located behind the courthouse.

Jury Line: 573-545-3050

Civil & Administrative Unit
Phone: 573-545-3596
Fax: 573-545-3597

Criminal Unit
Phone: 573-545-3576
Fax: 573-545-4231

Probate & Family Court Unit
Phone: 573-545-3511
Fax: 573-545-3685

Office Info

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Jury Duty:
If you received a summons for a Jury Trial scheduled on Thursday, December 2nd, 2021, you will need to come to the front entrance of the main courthouse in Benton by 8:30 am and be checked in by the Bailiff. Masks ARE required at this time. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided to you. Please continue to check the jury information line (573-545-3050), our fb page, or the Scott County Circuit Clerk website for jury updates as we often have last minute changes.
If you have questions, or require special assistance of any kind, please call our office during normal business hours at 573-545-3596.

Longer Delivery Times for First-Class Mail:  The postal service added one to two days to their delivery service standards for First-Class Mail starting October 1, 2021.  If mailing payments or filings, please allow 5 - 7 business days for delivery.  There is a drop box on the south end of the Courthouse. If using the drop box, please make sure you address it to the Circuit Clerk's Office for prompt delivery.

The Scott County filing fees can be found towards the bottom of this web page.

Access My Tickets (AMT) is an enhancement to Case.net that will be available on December 1, 2020, for self-represented litigants to eFile on violation bureau offenses (traffic tickets). The new AMT icon will be visible to everyone on Case.net.  AMT includes the following functionality:
· Allows a self-represented litigant to communicate with participating prosecutors and courts electronically.
· Gives a self-represented litigant the opportunity to plead guilty and dispose of a violations bureau case without the need to physically appear in court.
· Allows a self-represented litigant to eFile documents with the court. 

OUR FACEBOOK PAGE  IS NOW UP AND RUNNING!  You can search  "Scott County Circuit Clerk - Missouri" and find us on Facebook!

In accordance with the Supreme Court's latest order, those appearing for court, MUST WEAR A MASK (unless you have a medical excuse). Temperatures & questionnaires will also be taken upon entry as a precaution. Signs have been posted on the entry doors of the courthouse. Thank you, & stay safe!

Attention: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Scott County Law Library located on the 3rd Floor of the Scott County Courthouse will only be open to the public during the following time:
Monday 1:00pm-3:00pm & Friday 1:00pm-3:00pm
This is to ensure that the Library is cleaned and sanitized properly for the safety of the public. Thank you for your understanding.

We strongly encourage parties to check Missouri Case.net to determine upcoming court appearances and times. To easily search Missouri Case.net, input your case number, otherwise you may search by Litigant.

You may also sign up for Track This Case - a feature found on Missouri Case.net. It will send email/text alerts to you regarding the case. (Text message rates may apply. You may cancel this service at any time.) The steps for signing up are as follows:
1) Go to www.courts.mo.gov/casenet
2) Enter case number or litigant name
3) Click on the case number you want to track
4) Click on Track This Case (the icon is a picture of feet)
5) Provide your Email Address, enter the options you want by clicking on the check boxes next to the option
6) Enter the verification code
7) Click on Track This Case

*Please note - Information provided is not considered an Official Court Notice*

Attention Missouri Travelers:  REAL ID Enforcement: Missouri

According to the Official Website of the Department of Homeland Security, Missouri has received another extension for REAL ID Enforcement. This extension allows Federal agencies to accept Missouri driver's license and identification cards until August 1, 2019 for all federally regulated commercial aircraft, Federal facilities and nuclear power plants.  For more information on REAL ID Enforcement check out Homeland Security's website at: https://www.dhs.gov/real-id/missouri.  The Scott County Circuit Clerk's office is an official Passport Acceptance Agency. See below for Passport Application information.

Passport Applications Fees and Information:

The Scott County Circuit Clerk's office is an official Passport Acceptance Agency. Our hours of acceptance are Monday-Friday, excluding holidays, 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. For more information, call our office at 573-545-3596.  

Passport Application Fees can be found towards the bottom of this webpage. For more information regarding passports - such as processing time/delays - you may visit the U.S. Department of State website at https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/passports.html or for more local information, call our office at 573-545-3596 during normal business hours.

Lost and Found

Please contact the County Clerk's Office at 573-545-3549 for Lost and Found information. Thank you.

Services

Continuous Garnishment filers:

Statement of Judgment Balance reports not received, within 200 days from the date of garnishment issue, will result in the immediate termination of the garnishment without notice.

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  

Local Court Forms: (Additional forms located under Court-Approved Forms)

Sound Recording Duplication Request
Request for Child Support Termination at Age 21
Request for Records Search - Dissolution of Marriage

Links of Interest:
Child Support
Court-Approved Forms
Finding an Attorney
Jury Website
Missouri Judiciary
Missouri Legal Aide Services
Passports

Frequently Asked Questions

Did You Know?
Our office accepts credit/debit cards and personal checks electronically.
Website service fees apply.
(See additional details below.)

Click here for answers to questions regarding any of the following:
Child Support General Information
Criminal Case Jury Service
Divorce Proceedings Law Day Information
Important Announcements Miscellaneous Matters
Important Phone Numbers

Downloadable PDFs

Sound Recording Duplication Request

Request To Terminate Due To 21 Years Old

STEPS TO SET UP YOUR DEVICE FOR WEBEX

Appeal of Denial of Services From Missouri State Public Defender System and Affidavit of Defendant

Record Request Form

Know Your Rights - Municipal

Scott County Filing Fees - updated as of 7.13.2021

Video Appearance Request

Passport Fees

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