Justice of the Peace 1-1
Requesting a Continuance
South Dallas Government Center – 7201 S. Polk Street, Dallas, TX 75232
(972) 228-0280 Main • (972) 228-2737 Fax
Hours of Operation: 8:00am – 4:00pm, Monday – Friday
Se Habla Español
Small Claims & Justice Court (applies to both)
Small Claims only
28.032 GOVERNMENT CODE
- ONLY FOR GOOD CAUSE SHOWN (in writing)
Helpful hint: attach any documentation to support the request
Justice Court Only
RULE 541 T.R.C.P.
- UPON WRITTEN APPLICATION FOR GOOD CAUSE
SUPPORTED BY AFFIDAVIT
Contacting the court by phone is not a lawful or proper request for continuance.