Welcome to the Clerk of Courts Website

Our office is pleased to provide the community with an online resource to help residents and visitors obtain information and conduct business with us. We hope you find this website a useful and friendly environment that serves your needs in an efficient, cost-effective and secure manner.


The Marriage License Bureau will be closed on Friday, March 6, 2015 and will reopen on Monday, March 9, 2015 at its new location:

Marriage License Bureau
Overtown Village South
601 NW 1 Court, Suite 1900
Miami, Florida  33128

Clerk of Courts Harvey Ruvin, partnering with the Honorable Bertila Soto, Chief Judge of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida, is pleased to announce the completion of the phased Criminal eFiling rollout with Civil Traffic and Criminal Traffic Case Pleadings of the Traffic Division available for electronic filing with Miami-Dade County via the Florida Courts eFiling statewide ePortal effective September 8, 2014

In using the Florida Courts eFiling Internet Portal, registered users will be able to submit Criminal and Civil Traffic documents in accordance with the Florida Supreme Court mandates SC11-399 and Administrative Order AOSC 14-1.

For your convenience you are invited to visit the eFiling Frequently Asked Questions, links to training videos and other materials of interest.

Our office is fully committed to meeting and facilitating statutory mandates and will continue to introduce technological solutions that advance doing business in Miami-Dade County in the most productive and efficient manner for the public, the judiciary and the Bar.

11th Administrative Order No. 14-13 In Re: Adoption and Authorization to Utilize Status Quo Temporary Domestic Relations Order With or Without Minor Children, in the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida

Pursuant to A.O. 14-13, it is the responsibility of the Petitioner and/or Petitioner’s counsel to provide a copy of the [Status Quo] Order by including it with the petition at the time of service.

As such, the Clerk of Court is hereby directed to post a copy of the Order on its website so that it is readily available to the Petitioner and/or Petitioner’s counsel when the case is filed.