SAN BERNARDINO, CA–Effective January 4, 2021, all clerk’s offices (with the exception of Big Bear) will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon) daily (reduced from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. daily) due to the dramatic increase in the COVID-19 positivity rate in San Bernardino County, severe staffing shortages and to reduce public contact. This change is authorized by local implementation order issued by Presiding Michael A. Sachs.

Phone services and hours include:

Bernardino Superior Court employees, all persons entering a courthouse or court facility must self-screen themselves before coming into any building using the included self-assessment. Anyone who answers “yes” to any of the questions listed, or feels ill, may not enter any court location and must use remote options to coming in or reschedule your hearing/other matter.

All court users are encouraged to utilize remote options including filing documents, requesting copies or making payments. Please visit the Court’s website at:

Remote Access Options:

  • Drop boxes
  • Fax filing
  • DASH (Self-Help Resources)
  • Online or phone payments
  • Mail payments
  • TurboCourt

Additionally, you may choose to appear on a case by phone using CourtCall.

For additional questions, please contact the district to which your case is assigned. You can find this information at

View the full notice here.

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