Online Access

Research court Records using the Court's Public Portal.

Please note that Minutes, Case Documents and Orders are not available online. To get documents or orders you must contact court records.

By Mail

Requests may be sent by mail using this form: Court Records – Mail Request

Name Search: Family Law, Civil, Limited Civil, Probate and Adoption cases send your request along with a self-addressed stamped envelope for return mailing:

Court Records
725 Court Street (P.O. Box 911)
Martinez, CA 94553

In Person

If you need information that you cannot find online, you can appear in person:

Court Records
1111 Ward Street
Martinez, CA 94553
Business Hours: 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday (excluding court holidays)
Court phones are answered 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM. After 3:00 PM a voice mail system will respond to your call.
(925) 608-1000

Certain electronic court records in small claims and unlawful detainer matters may be obtained from the branch courthouses in Richmond and Pittsburg.


NOTE: There is a 50¢ per page fee for copies from the Court Records Unit received in person or by mail.

Certifications are $40.00 plus .50 per page. Certifications for Divorce Judgments are $15.00 which includes copies.

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