Notice - District Clerk Designated as Clerk to Magistrate Court Effective January 1, 2020

Effective January 1, 2020, per standing order, the District Clerks office has been designated as the assigned clerk to the Magistrate Court for Denton County. Documents on an unfiled charge must be filed and will be maintained through the Denton County District Clerk. Documents filed prior to January 1, 2020 will remain in the district or county clerk's offices they were originally filed in.

Denton County Courts Building
1450 East McKinney Street
Suite 1333, 1st Floor
Denton, TX 76209-4524
(940) 349-2100
(940) 349-2101 (Fax)

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM



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