Commissioners Court

  • Due to the implementation of the New Court Case Management system, case data including scanned documents are not being updated on this website at this time. The data is current as of September 28th, 2021. Currently, the go-live for the new website portal portion of the court case management system is coming soon. Every effort is being made to deliver the updated portal as soon as possible.

Odyssey Case Management System is live and E-file is up and running.
Call 512/854-9188 for any questions or email:

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Probate/Mental Health:
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Thank you all for your patience as we transitioned to Odyssey. We continue to ask for patience as we now adjust to Odyssey.

MASKS REQUIRED in all Travis County Clerk offices. All divisions are operating by appointment only at this time. Please select the division name above to learn more about making appointments.

The County Clerk serves as the Clerk of the Court for the Civil County Courts at Law . The Clerk’s responsibilities include receiving the filings for civil cases, preparing notices and citations, and maintaining records associated with the cases filed before these court.

Civil cases usually deal with disputes between parties. A civil case can be defined as a personal action instituted by one party (the plantiff) to require payment or the performance of an act by the other party (the defendant).

Travis County has two civil courts that primarily hear civil cases in which the amount in controversy is between $500.00 and $250,000.00. The Civil County Courts at Law also hear appeals from Justice of the Peace Courts, Municipal Courts, and State Agency administrative hearings.

If your claim is less than $10,000.00, you may opt to file a case with a Justice of the Peace Court. An attorney may not be needed in cases before a JP Court. Please contact the JP Courts for more information.

Office Location and Hours

The Civil Division is located in Room 222 of the Travis County Courthouse, 1000 Guadalupe, Austin, Texas (view map). Please do not use this address as the mailing address.  We are open 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, except legal holidays.

Contact the Civil Division


(512) 854-9188


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Postal Mail:

Civil Division
Travis County Clerk
PO Box 149325
Austin, TX 78714

Commercial Carrier (FedEx, UPS, USPS Express or Priority Mail, etc.):

  Civil Division
Travis County Clerk
5501 Airport Boulevard
Austin, TX 78751-1410

The Travis County Clerk maintains the county's records, administers elections, and oversees legal documentation (such as property deeds, marriage licenses and assumed name certificates).

Main Phone Line: (512) 854-9188 | 24 Hour Voter Hotline: (512) 238-VOTE (8683) | Election Division: (512) 854-4996 | Misdemeanor Division: (512) 854-9440