April 5, 2020

Court News & Notices

Upcoming Court Holidays

September 18, 2019

The Court will be closed on the following days:
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - Cesar Chavez Day
Monday, May 25, 2020 - Memorial Day
Friday, July 3, 2020 - Observing Independence Day
Monday, September 7, 2020 - Labor Day
Monday, October 12, 2020 - Columbus Day
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - Veteran's Day
Thursday, November 26, 2020 - Thanksgiving
Friday, November 27, 2020 - Day after Thanksgiving
Friday, December 25, 2020 - Christmas Day

Research Request Form

January 16, 2020

The Court does not confirm personal or case information about a party's identity over the phone or by email unless there is a Court business need to do so to assist a party with their case, a party's attorney, a party's designee, or a justice partner agency. Personal information includes details such as date of birth, last four digits of a Social Security Number, address, or a driver's license number. Individuals seeking personal information about a party may visit the courthouse to look up information on a court provided computer or submit a Research Request Form.

Coronavirus (Covid - 19) Information

March 13, 2020

For more information regarding the Coronavirus, please click here.

Self Help Center - Revised Services

March 16, 2020

All in-person services through the SELF HELP CENTER are no longer available. Our services are now limited to assistance by telephone and by e-mail and will be available Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Family Law & Civil cases: self.help@stanct.org
(209) 548-3267
Small Claims & Landlord-Tenant Cases: smallclaims.advisor@stanct.org
(209) 530-3178

Public Notice - Change in Services Due to COVID-19

March 19, 2020

Please click here to access a public notice regarding changes in Stanislaus County services due to COVID-19.



Aviso Publico - Cambio en los Servicios Debido al COVID-19

March 20, 2020

Por favor, oprime aqui para acceder el anuncio publico sobre los cambios de servicios de el Tribunal Superior del Condado de Stanislaus debido al COVID-19.

Links to Emergency Orders

March 23, 2020

Please click here to access a copy of the Statewide Order of March 23, 2020 by the Chief Justice of California, Hon. Tani G. Cantil-Sakuye.

Please click here to access a copy of the General Order Implementing Emergency Relief (Gov. Code section 68115.)

Please click here to access a copy of the Emergency Order of March 18, 2020 as signed by the Chief Justice of California, Hon. Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye.

Public Notice - Do I Need to Appear in Court?

March 23, 2020

 Please click here for information regarding case continuances and whether or not you need to appear in court.

COVID-19 information for Parents Sharing Custody

April 3, 2020

The goal of these recommendations is to encourage the parties to follow their parenting plan as closely as possible, as doing so will ensure a level of consistency and stability that is in the children's best interests. These recommendations recognize California's policy of: assuring minor children frequent and continuing contact with parents who have shown the ability to act in the children's best interests; encouraging such parents to share in the rights and responsibilities of raising their children; encouraging parents to develop their own parenting plan and grant them discretion in developing such a plan; and considering the best interests of the children and safety of the parties in developing a parenting plan.

Please Click Here to Recommended Court Clarification.