Small Claims E-Filing
Pima County Consolidated Justice Court
The Small Claims E-filing system allows for the initiation of a complaint in the Small Claims Division of the Pima County Consolidated Justice Court.
Prior to filing your complaint online we recommend you read the overview of the small claims process.
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Filing a document electronically does not alter or extend any filing deadline. A document that is received electronically with the Court after 4pm is considered to have been filed on the next business day.
How it Works
Step 1 - Complete Complaint
Enter all the information required in each screen. Be thorough and concise. You will have an opportunity to edit the information prior to submitting the complaint.
Step 2 - Pay Filing Fee
The fee to file a small claims
case is $55.00
Acceptable methods of an online payment are: Visa, Mastercard, or a Personal/Business check.
Once the payment has been successfully processed, the Court will send a confirmation notice to the email address provided indicating that your complaint and payment was received.
If you cannot afford the filing fee you may apply for a Fee Waiver or Deferral at the court; however you will not be able to file your case on-line.
Step 3 - Receive Documents
Within 24 - 48 hours of submitting your complaint you will receive an email that will contain the case number assigned to your filing and the attached documents:
3. Proof of Service
5. Notice to Plaintiff and Defendant
Step 4 - Serve Defendant
You have 45 days to serve the defendant with the documents provided by the Court.
Click below to get started.