The Clerk's Office will be closed on Monday, January 21st in observance of Martin Luther King's Birthday

Events and Workshops

Upcoming Workshop: Sealing and Expungement One Stop Shop - Thursday, January 24, 2019

If you were charged with a crime in Broward County and the case did not result in a conviction you may be eligible to have a single arrest record sealed or expunged. Only cases that occurred in Broward County in State Court will be reviewed.

For additional information, please contact the State Attorney's Office at (954) 831-6955.

Sealing and Expungement One Stop Shop

Sponsored By: State Attorney in collaboration with Clerk of the Courts
WhenThursday, January 24 2019, from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Doors close promptly at 7:00 pm.
Where City of Pompano Beach, E. Pat Larkin Center
Address 520 NW 3rd Street, Pompano Beach, FL 33060
RequiredValid Picture ID.

Upcoming Event: Valentine's Day Marriage Ceremony - Thursday, February 14, 2019

Brenda D. Forman, Broward County Clerk of Courts, is pleased to announce the second annual Valentine's Day marriage ceremony on Thursday, February 14, 2019.

The event will consist of a single ceremony that will unite couples in attendance and will be officiated by Clerk Forman. Couples may also renew their vows at this time.

2nd Annual Valentine's Day Marriage Ceremony

Sponsored By: Brenda D. Forman, Clerk of the Courts
WhenThursday, February 14, 2019 at 11:30 A.M.
WhereBroward County Judicial Complex - East Building (Jury Room), Room: 03320
Address 201 SE 6th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Upcoming Event: Join Us for Passport Day - Saturday, February 16, 2019

The Clerk's office is hosting a Passport Day Event on Saturday, February 16, 2019 from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm at the Central Passport Location. If you, a family member, or friend need a first time passport, passport renewal, passport for a child under-age 16, or a replacement for a lost, stolen, or damaged passport, please come and join us on Passport Day.

For more information on Applying for a Passport or Renewing a Passport, visit our Passport Division web page.

Passport Day Event Flyer

Sponsored By: Brenda D Forman, Clerk of the Courts
WhenSaturday, February 16, 2019, from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Where Broward County Judicial Complex - West Tower, Room 1160 CENTRAL LOCATION ONLY
Address 201 S.E. 6th Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
Requirements Visit our Passport Division web page.
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Current News and Announcements

Important Notice - Foreclosure Electronic Sale Fee Increase

  • By: Clerk of Courts
  • October 5, 2018

Effective November 1, 2018, the Foreclosure Electronic Sale Fee will be increased from $60.00 to $70.00. Section 7 of Senate Bill 2506 has amended Florida Statute 45.035 (3). The $70.00 service fee for conducting an electronic sale shall be assessed as costs and paid when filing for an electronic sale date. Each time the sale is scheduled or re-scheduled, the Plaintiff is required to pay the $70.00 service fee. The payment can be made via the e-Portal.

After Hours Civil Domestic Violence Procedures

  • By: Clerk of Courts
  • October 1, 2018

Pursuant to Administrative Order 2018-74-UFC, Starting January 1, 2019, an individual seeking a civil domestic violence injunction between the hours of 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 a.m. on Monday to Thursday, or 5:00 p.m. Friday to 8:30 a.m. Monday, or any court holiday, or any other day that the court is closed is advised to contact Women In Distress of Broward County, Inc. Crisis Line at 954-761-1133.

Public Access to Judicial Records – Pursuant to Rule 2.420

  • By: Clerk of Courts
  • September 24, 2018

The Florida Rule of Judicial Administration 2.420 governs public access to and protection of judicial branch records. In compliance with Fla. R. Jud. Admin. 2.420(d)(1), the Broward County Clerk of Court maintains as confidential the 22 categories of information contained in the rule. To the extent you are filing confidential information, please review Florida Rule of Judicial Administration 2.420, which can be found at Florida Supreme Court or The Florida Bar.

Public Notice - Jury Duty Scam

  • By: Sheriff Scott Israel, Chief Judge Jack Tuter and Clerk of Courts Brenda Forman
  • June 29, 2018

Jury Scam Alert Sheriff Scott Israel, Chief Judge Jack Tuter and Clerk of Courts Brenda Forman renew their warnings of an ongoing jury duty scam that has been reported in South Florida. The scam involves threats of fines and even jail time.

The U.S. Marshals also warned of a nationwide scam, saying that citizens in South Florida are among those who are being targeted.

Notice of Jury Duty Scam

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Message from Clerk

Brenda D. Forman

Broward County Clerk of Court
Broward County Clerk of Courts Brenda D. Forman

As your Clerk of the Circuit and County Courts, I am pleased to provide you with this website and hope you will find the information and services provided here useful. My office strives to provide information and services through this site that will assist you in a manner more convenient than traveling to one of our office locations.

Please remember that information provided through this site does not constitute the official court records of the Clerk. It is my ongoing commitment to continue to improve this site and the services offered both here and in my offices.

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Clerk of the Month

Gloria Reyes

Team Lead - Clerk of Courts Jury Services
Clerk of the Month

July 2018 — Congratulations to Gloria Reyes, Team Lead - Clerk of Courts Jury Services, for being selected July 2018 Clerk of the Month. Gloria was just recently promoted to Team Lead in the jury room and has been going above and beyond to assist her co-workers and the public. Her knowledge and willingness to help are some of the reasons we have such an outstanding jury room team! Congratulations Gloria!

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Clerk's Media Center

New Passport Office Opens

The Broward County Clerk of Courts is pleased to announce the grand opening of a new Passport office on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at the Broward County Central Courthouse.

More Coming Soon!