March 25th, 2020
Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller
For the security of our
customers and staff, and in compliance with the official recommendations
for combating COVID-19, my offices will be closed to the public
effective March 25, 2020. For our customers, a
drop box is located in the Lobby of the Judicial Center under the
watchful eyes of Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Department Court Security.
Customers may deposit their documents for court filings and
recordings, which will be retrieved daily.
All emergency and essential
court services are still being provided as designated by the Florida
Supreme Court and the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit Court Administrative
Orders. Individuals needing Clerk services related to
Domestic Violence Injunctions for Protection, Baker Acts, or Marchman
Acts shall report to Court Security located in the Lobby of the Judicial
Center. These individuals will be personally assisted
by my staff.
In response to the outbreak of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), effective
March 23, 2020, the issuance of passports and the performance of
marriage ceremonies are suspended until further notice.
For information regarding Court
Hearing Cancellations, please refer to
Administrative Order 2020-01
on the 19th
Judicial Circuit Website.
Okeechobee County Judicial Center & Courtroom Information
DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, THE FOLLOWING PROCEDURES ARE
Clerk Fee Schedule
Office Hours & Holidays
| Updated 03.20.2020
March 11, 2020 - TurboCourt makes filing forms easy!!!
SHARON ROBERTSON, Okeechobee County Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller’s Office has announced a new service available to assist pro se litigants called TurboCourt. This is a Do-it-Yourself electronic forms service (for a fee) and does not require a lawyer.
How does it work? Watch this video
Coming January 1, 2020
Court Jurisdictional Changes
Visit: Know Your Court
November 1st, 2019 Property Fraud Alert Notification Registration
This free service does not constitute a liability on the part of the Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller, Okeechobee County. Property Fraud Alert is an electronic notification service that alerts a subscriber via email every time a land records document is recorded with a requested name in a participating County Land Records Office.
Sign up today, New Property Fraud Alert
E-Filing Information - Register Today - Start E-FILING with the Clerk of Circuit Court today
Residential Foreclosure Mediation
Clerk News & Current Events - Download the Florida Family Law Handbook; 7-99 Version
Official Records will accept Marriage License Applications between the hours of 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM,Monday -Friday.
Office of the State Court Administrator, Office of Court Improvements
19th Judicial Circuit Court of Florida, Family Division.
Request to be excused from Jury Duty for medical reasons, Adobe Format
A DR-219 form will no longer be required upon recordation of any deed. For more information, More Info
Official Records can only accept Passport Applications between the hours of 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM, Monday - Friday.
19th Judicial Circuit Assignments, Current Assignments
U. S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs (Passport Information, etc.)
Order to Seal
Order Granting Motion