The Superior Court of Contra Costa County proudly announces the launch of the new civil case management system Odyssey, including civil e-filing and a new public portal.

Pursuant to Local Rule 2.87 and the E-Filing Standing Order, 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 June 20th, 2022 July 5th, 2022
Limited Civil June 20th, 2022 July 5th, 2022
Civil Complex June 20th, 2022 July 5th, 2022
Unlawful Detainer June 20th, 2022 July 5th, 2022
Small Claims June 20th, 2022 July 5th, 2022
Family Law June 20th, 2022 July 5th, 2022
Department of Child Support Service (DCSS) ~ August 2022 ~ August 2022