Circuit Court

Contact Us

Contact Us
Kathy Sterne
Kathy Sterne
Circuit Court Clerk

Circuit Court
Physical Address
Judicial Center
1300 Courthouse Rd.
Stafford, VA 22554

Mailing Address
PO Box 69
Stafford, VA 22555

Phone: (540) 658-8750/4255
Fax: (540) 658-4653

Directory

 


Quick Link


Circuit CourtPhone - (540) 658-8750 or (540) 658-4255

View/Pay Criminal Cases & Traffic Tickets

INCLEMENT WEATHER CLOSURES OR DELAYED OPENINGS: 
                                 Friday January 19, 2024-  The Circuit Court and Clerk's Office will be open on time today

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