Records held by the Clerk of Court, with some exception, are public records. Records include civil and criminal cases, marriage licenses, land records, judgments, etc. Materials that are confidential or may have been sealed by a Judge are not available to copy.
*All copies, certified or not, of criminal and civil case records will be sent to you by email. Our office no longer mails paper copies.
Copies In Person
You may make copies using the public access terminals and copy machines provided in the public records room. Payment will be taken at the front counter of the Clerk's office.
Requesting Copies By Mail
Written requests must include a valid e-mail address, phone number, and a check for the correct amount made payable to: Clerk.
Mail requests to:
Clerk of Court
701 Princess Anne St Suite 100
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Requesting Copies By E-Mail
E-Mail requests must include a valid e-mail and phone number. A Clerk will contact you to inform you of the cost of your request. No copies will be sent without payment.
E-Mail requests to: Jeff Small
Pay for copies Online
Fees are collected pursuant to Va. Code 17.1-275(8).
8.5x11 inches $.50
8.5x14 inches $.50
11x17 inches $1.00
Certification per document $2.00
The Clerk does not accept payments by phone.