A Orange County Clerk of Court

A Orange County Clerk of Court


Orange County Clerk of Court

A new leaf was turned in Orange County, based on the advice of the county judge. With the help of new electronic recording and identification systems, the Orange County Clerk of Court has been able to streamline their services and increase the efficiency of their processes.



An OC Pay # is assigned to every case. It serves as a unique identifier to allow access to the Court's automated phone system and web transaction system. Your OC Pay # is printed on the front of the violation information notice on the right of your citation number. Payments, extensions and general Court information can be obtained through the automated phone system using this number. Watch OC Pay Video (Source:

Santa Ana, CA – The Orange County Superior Court will celebrate Juror Appreciation Week, May 10–14, to recognize the service and participation of jurors from our community. Recognition for jurors during the second week in May was established by a special resolution passed by the California Legislature in 1998 to acknowledge the important contributions of citizens who devote their time and effort in “making the cherished right of trial by jury a reality. Read More Here (Source: www.occourts.org)


Many services are offered online, however residents can visit the Clerk of Courts to pay traffic and criminal fines, initiate or contest a civil case, pursue probate issues and make child support payments. The Clerk also assists customers file domestic violence injunctions and seek help for loved ones with mental health or substance abuse issues. Additionally, the Clerk of Courts accepts passport applications, issue marriage licenses and even performs wedding ceremonies.

–The Orange County Superior Court implemented an online check-in pilot program starting June 7, 2021 to facilitate the use of Zoom for hearings, including law and motion calendars, at zero cost to the public. Courtrooms participating in this program will be using Zoom in lieu of CourtCall for remote hearings. Read More Here (Source: www.occourts.org)


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