The District Clerk's Office, located in the Government Center, provides several services for the residents of Hays County. Comprised of an elected District Clerk and dedicated staff, the Office is responsible for providing records of the Courts' proceedings, implementing Court decisions, and administratively supporting the respective Courts and Judges. Open 8-5 Monday through Friday, the Office welcomes you to contact them using the information listed below:
For detailed information on the services provided by the District Clerk's Office, please reference the following list:
Child Support Registry
Court Costs & Fees
Hays County Standing Order Regarding Children, Property and Conduct of the Parties for Divorce and SAPCR Cases - Revised February 17, 2015
Records Search & Copy Requests
Electronic Filing & Fax Filing
The District Clerk's office has several payment options available including credit cards (see the "fax filing" and "records search" sections for instructions and forms.
ADDITIONAL PAYMENT OPTION
In addition to MasterCard & VISA credit cards, this office has contracted with LegalEase, by Frost Bank, as another payment option for our customers. To make application for a LegalEase account and to get more information about LegalEase visit the Frost Bank web page at http://www.frostbank.com/firstpay. OR you may contact Frost Bank at 800-562-6732 and ask for Van Carter, Tom Frost III or simply say "LegalEase, please" for assistance. Fax your completed LegalEAse application to Frost Bank at 210-220-5440. Frost Bank will activate your access number(s) after your account has been opened and funded.
Once you have established an account with the bank, you may download the "Agency Filing & Payment Form" and simply provide your access number to the clerk to pay court costs or to pay for copies. The transaction amount will be deducted from your LegalEase account.