Public Information

The hours of operation for our Tampa and Plant City locations are 9AM to 4PM Monday through Friday. The Brandon and Southshore Regional Service Centers (Ruskin) are closed until further notice.

Affected Services

  • Court Hearing Dates and Virtual Court Hearings: If you have an upcoming court date, first check the Court's website [external 3rd party link]

  • Mask Mandate: Executive Order 21-102 does not supersede the administrative orders of Chief Justice Canady or Chief Judge Ficarrotta regarding the health and safety restrictions in 13th Judicial Circuit Court rooms and facilities. The wearing of a face mask is still required in courtrooms and court facilities until further notice.

  • Passport applications: Passport applications will resume on May 17, 2021 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY; the scheduling calendar is open now to make appointments. Check the U.S. Department of State website [external 3rd party link] for information on their passport processing status.

What can I do while Clerk services are limited?

You can limit your exposure by conducting business with our office online at or by phone at (813) 276-8100. You can find more details on our many self-service, 24/7 options here:

















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