Circuit Court

Stafford Courthouse

The Stafford Circuit Court Clerk's office will be closed  Wednesday November 27 through Friday November 29, 2019 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday

Pay Criminal Cases & Traffic Tickets  
                                                 (click on above for payments)
                    phone - 540-658-8750 or 540-658-4255

Circuit Court Services:

  • Issue marriage licenses
  • Issue concealed handgun permits
  • Appoint ministers to perform marriages
  • All criminal cases - felonies & misdemeanor appeals
  • Civil Law - cases $25,000 & over - concurrent jurisdiction with General District Court over claims $4,500-$25,000
  • Name changes, divorces, adoptions, church trustees
  • Probate all wills and appoint and qualify guardians for adults or children as ordered by the court.
  • May hear civil cases where the issue is more than $500 but less than $10,000