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District Clerk

Dana Fritsche

100 West Buck Street, Suite 303
Caldwell, TX 77836

Phone: 979-567-2336


Monday - Friday
8:00 - 12:00 and 1:00 - 5:00

This office files civil cases, divorce cases, delinquent tax cases, adoptions and name changes.

Felony criminal cases are filed by indictment only.

Court ordered criminal fees are paid through the Community Supervision and Corrections Dept.

Initial fees are due at time of filing.
See civil fee schedule.

We accept personal check, cashiers check, or money order.
No cash or credit card.

Civil criminal record searches may be done in person. All records are open to the public.

 Filing and Miscellaneous Fees Effective 1-1-14


Civil Case Information Sheet 
Instructions  (
click here for copy)
(Effective 3-1-2013)
A civil case information sheet must be completed and submitted when an original petition or application is filed to initiate a new civil, family law, probate, or mental health case or when a post-judgment motion for modification or enforcement is filed in a family law case.
By Order of the Supreme Court of Texas - Rule 78a of the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure


Duties & Responsibilities of the DISTRICT CLERK from the Texas Association of Counties.
Child Support Program of the Office of the Attorney General.

Tenth Court of Appeals serving Burleson County.