Events and Workshops

Upcoming Workshop: Sealing and Expungement One Stop Shop - May 17, 2018

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.

Fort 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 Courts
WhenThursday, May 17, 2018, from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Doors close promptly at 7:00
Address 4699 West Oakland Park Boulevard, Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33313
Where First Baptist Church Piney Grove
RequiredValid Picture ID.

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Current News and Announcements

Broward County Kidspace - A new secure environment to supervise children while their parent/legal guardian attends a domestic violence related court proceeding or filing

  • By: Clerk of Courts
  • March 22, 2018

A new, secure, nurturing environment with trained, qualified YWCA staff to supervise children ages 6 months - 13 years while their parent/legal guardian attends a domestic violence related court proceeding or filing.

Referral from the Broward County Clerk of Courts, Domestic Violence Clerk required. Walk-ups not accepted.

Broward County Kidspace


U.S. Passport Execution Fee Will Increase in April

  • By: Clerk of Courts
  • March 12, 2018

Effective April 2, 2018, the U.S. Department of State is increasing the passport execution fee from $25 to $35. The $10 execution fee increase only applies to U.S. passport applicants using the DS-11 form, such as first-time applicants over 16, children under 16, and applicants who re-apply after reporting their previous passport lost or stolen.

The $10 fee increase does not apply to adults eligible to renew their passports by mail using the DS-82 form. Renewal customers can mail their application and supporting documentation directly to the Department of State.

For more information on the passport application process, including application fees and acceptable forms of payment, please visit our Passports Division web page.


Inaugural Valentine's Day Marriage Ceremony was a Success!

  • By: Clerk of Courts
  • February 22, 2018

Inaugural Valentine's Day Marriage Ceremony was a success! Love was in the air on February 14, 2018 as 55 couples were married in a ceremony by Clerk of Courts Brenda D. Forman. The event consisted of a single ceremony that united all couples in attendance, including couples renewing their vows.

After the ceremony, couples and their guests celebrated with cake and refreshments and also received a special Certificate of Marriage commemorating the special day.


Notice of Jury Duty Scam

  • By: Sheriff Scott Israel, Chief Judge Jack Tuter and Clerk of Courts Brenda Forman
  • December 12, 2017

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

Christine Raudebaugh

Business Analyst — Traffic & Misdemeanor Division
Clerk of the Month

March 2018 — Congratulations to Christine Raudebaugh, Business Analyst – T&M Division, for being selected March 2018 Clerk of the Month. Christine joined our organization almost 34 years ago and continues to be dedicated to providing the citizens of Broward County with excellent customer service. Christine’s customer service is described as exceptional. She goes beyond the call of duty to ensure that the business of Clerk’s office is met and successful. She is well respected by Judiciary, Administration, and her Colleagues. She is proactive and is always available to assist both internal and external customers. Christine does not hesitate to share information with her staff and other colleagues. She is described as being a great example of a Clerk Deputy. Congratulations Christine!

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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!