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Court Case Text Messaging Notifications is a free service (data charges may apply from your phone carrier) to provide text messages for scheduled hearings or for payment due reminders on a court case in Hillsborough County. Click here for additional information and a user guide is available with step-by-step instruction.
Electronically certified court records and official records are now available from the Hillsborough County Clerk of Court & Comptroller. Using a service called Clerk eCertify, the Clerk is able to provide its customers with self-validating, tamper evident, electronically certified records online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Click here for additional information and a user guide is available with step-by-step instructions.
Viewing of court records in electronic / paper format is available at any of our locations. Paper court files can be ordered through HOVER in advance and notification will be sent when the files are available for viewing at the selected location.
Images for some criminal and civil cases involving sexual abuse may not be viewable remotely due to sensitive nature of cases and redaction processes. If no images appear on the Events or Judgments tab you will need to visit our office in person for viewing.
Please note that 30 minutes of inactivity will cause the HOVER site to reset or automatically log you out of your session.
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