IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING COURT APPEARANCES FROM JANUARY 10, 2022 - FEBRUARY 4, 2022
Kane County Court appearances other than orders of protection, jury trials, and Court-ordered appearances will be by REMOTE ACCESS ONLY. See attached for more information.
ZOOM Thru February 4th 2022.pdf
Zoom from Smart Phone English.pdf
Zoom from Smart Phone Spanish.pdf
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The Circuit Clerk is a constitutional officer who is elected, every four years, by the voters of Kane County. The duties and responsibilities of the Circuit Clerk are established by state statute, as well as by the Illinois Supreme Court, Administrative Office of Illinois Court and Local Rules set forth by the Chief Judge of the 16th Judicial Circuit.
By law, the Circuit Clerk's primary function is to establish, maintain and keep all records of court and the court seal.
In addition to court related duties, the Clerk is responsible for a number of administrative, financial and public services.
The mission of our office is to provide for the public, bench and bar a means of managing the receipt, maintenance and security of the court record, and all judicial management information.
The office of the Circuit Clerk of Kane County is committed to providing services to all of our customers in a courteous, timely, ethical and cost-effective manner.
NEW ALL court appearances will be done via ZOOM unless otherwise ordered or directed until further order of the Chief Judge.
Zoom Instruction and Protocol Sheet - Kane County.pdf
NEW Traffic Division ZOOM Appearance Option - ABC - Aurora Local Citations ONLY - Court Dates Starting September 21, 2020
ABC ZOOM Options.pdf
Now Hiring- The Circuit Clerk's Office has openings for Deputy Clerks. Go to http://www.countyofkane.org.
NEW Circuit Clerk Payment Drop Box located at 540 S. Randall Rd. St. Charles NO CASH PAYMENTS Please.
NEW E-File Proposed Orders
Civil Family Proposed Orders Flyer.pdf
UPDATED -Electronic Proposed Orders through Efile Filer Information.pdf
The Portal will experience down time for Tyler Technologies to perform some emergency system maintenance. A brief service disruption is expected during this emergency maintenance window, from Friday April 2nd 9:00pm CDT to Saturday, April 3rd 6:00am CDT.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Supreme Court Rules Committee Public Hearing July 21, 20217-21-21 Public Hearing Notice.pdf
Supreme Court Statutory Court Fees Task Force Public Hearing July 13, 2021
NEW ILLINOIS RECORDKEEPING RULES EFFECTIVE 1/1/2022
Civil: AR, CH, ED, EV, FC, GC, GR, LA, LM, MH, MR, PR, SC and TX
Family/Juvenile: AD, DC, DN, FA, JV, JA, JD
Criminal: CF, DV, DT, CM, MT, TR, CV, QC and OV (This is also the hierarchy for the charges, all charges from an incident will be filed in according to the highest offense. Multiple issued citations will also be filed under 1 case number.)
Other: CC, CL, MX and OP
Please see attached for further details.
Record Keeping Manual Notification for 2022.pdf
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR e-FILING 12/30/2021 - 1/2/2022
eFileIL will go down at noon on 12/30/2021. Any filings needing to be completed by the end of the year need to be filed prior to noon. eFileIL will be back up on 1/2/2022 at 1:00 p.m. with all of the new case type configurations. After eFile IL has provided the updates then the Circuit Clerk's office must still test the configurations to ensure it is correctly working in accordance with the new case types. We appreciate your patience while we test this to ensure our compliance with the new Recordkeeping mandates.
The Kane County Circuit Clerk's Office will be closed to observe the Court Holiday on January 17, 2022.