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St. Clair County Circuit Clerk
Welcome to website of the St. Clair County Clerk of the Circuit Court, your online gateway to your local legal system. The Clerk of the Circuit Court is an Illinois constitutional officer elected by the citizens of St. Clair County. We are the administrative office of the local judicial system that files thousands of cases and maintains hundreds of thousands of official records that come before the court. The Clerk of the Court also receives and holds for the taxpayers in trust moneys to be disbursed upon order of the court to over 60 state and local agencies and municipalities.
The St. Clair County Clerk of the Circuit Court’s Office is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday except on holidays when the Courthouse is closed. 
Our mission is to serve the public in a timely, cost-effective manner, providing all court records, information, and services with courtesy and efficiency. Our goal is to be your 21st Century gateway to the American justice system here in St. Clair County.

Statutory Fee Increase


A fee increase of $9.00 will take effect on September 18, 2016 at
12:00am pursuant to Public Act 99-859 ($9 E-Business Civil Filing Fee).  It will affect all new filings, Entries of Appearance, and Answers filed by each party in all civil cases. 


A copy of P.A. 99-859 can be found at:


1. Major Civil – $268.00  => $277.00
2. Arbitration – $183.00 => $192.00
3. Divorce – $268.00 => $277.00



Did You Know?

You can pay traffic tickets and court judgements online using our online payment system.