DISCLAIMER: Protect Your Privacy
Many filed documents are viewable by the general public through the Court's eCourt Public Portal and/or at the courthouse. It is the sole responsibility of the filer to ensure that confidential identifiers are properly omitted or redacted prior to transmission. [California Rule of Court, rule 1.201]
Pursuant to Local Rule 3.27 the civil division is implementing mandatory electronic filing (e-filing) for attorneys and providing the option of e-filing to self-represented litigants. Attorneys may elect to begin e-filing as of the dates shown below.
The implementation schedule for civil e-filing is as follows:
|Type||Voluntary Date||Mandatory Date|
|Unlimited Civil||October 12, 2021||January 1, 2022|
|Limited Civil||October 12, 2021||January 1, 2022|
|Civil Complex||October 12, 2021||January 1, 2022|
|Unlawful Detainers||October 12, 2021||January 1, 2022|
|Small Claims||October 12, 2021||January 1, 2022|
Civil e-filing is not available after Midnight on the 4th Friday of each month due to system maintenance. Availability of the system will resume by 12:00 pm on Saturday.
Click here for a list of unplanned e-filing system outages.