Welcome to the Allen County Clerk of Courts

Jennifer McBride


Jennifer McBride
Allen County Clerk of Courts

The Allen County Clerk of Courts is a complex organization that serves the statutory duties relative to the filing, preservation, retrieval and public dissemination of all documents and records pertaining to the Common Pleas Court, Domestic Relations Division and the Third District Court of Appeals.  Our office also offers a wide variety of services pertaining to the Auto Title Division, including titling of motor vehicles.

News & Announcements

  • Courtview Upgrade

    We will be upgrading our case management system. This will require us to be down February 1st – February 5th, this includes efling.

  • Boat Registrations

    THE ALLEN COUNTY TITLE DEPARTMENT IS NOW ISSUING BOAT REGISTRATIONS!

    419 North Elizabeth Street, Lima, Ohio

     

  • FORECLOSURE FILING FEE WILL INCREASE TO $850 EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1, 2022

    Effective August 1, 2022, the filing fee for a foreclosure complaint will increase to $850 in order to comply with Ohio Revised Code 2329.153 which states that the license fee for the online sheriff sale shall be taxed as costs in a case.  The Real Auction license fee is $220.