In observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, Dallas County will be closed Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23.

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District Clerk

Welcome to the District Clerk's Office!

George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building - 600 Commerce Street, Suite 103, Dallas, TX 75202
Telephone: (214) 653-7307

What's Happening Now:

Change in the TRAP - Effective December 1, 2018

Click here for detailed information



Important Notice Concerning Family Court Records

In order to protect the security of minors and protect personal identification of children from misuse, the District Clerk does not make records of the Family Courts available online. The District Clerk has opted to cancel the Dallas County contract with a private firm known as “iDocket” that previously made these records available through their subscription service effective May 12, 2018. The District Clerk makes these records available exclusively through the clerk’s Records Office. Records of the Family Courts may be obtained via email by contacting Payment for records may be made in-person or online. Please see the clerk’s website for more information.



Mission Statement:

The mission of the District Clerk is to provide the judicial system and the public with information and support in the most technologically advanced method possible by:

  • Fulfilling our statutory duties as record custodian and fee officer to the best of our abilities
  • Fostering an environment for our employees that encourages the development of new ideas and the willingness to improve productivity
  • Implementing our goals and objectives with a team-based approach to decision-making throughout the organization
  • Striving to be a leader and example to other county and state agencies