Wayne County officials have closed the courthouse to the public after Indiana’s governor has ordered Hoosiers to stay home to fight against the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.

During this time, the Clerk’s Main Office, Small Claims/Traffic and Voters Registration is limited in staffing onsite and will work from home.

Effective immediately, and until further notice, Wayne County Clerk Debbie Berry encourages Wayne County citizens to use alternate methods for payments as listed below.

For case filings or protective orders, call the clerk’s office at (765) 973-9220 and be directed to the appropriate deputy clerk for information, assistance or an appointment. Find forms at

Marriage Licenses
issued on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.
Please start your marriage license application online at: https://mycourts.in.gov/mlpublic/
And then call 765-973-9220 to make an appoint in order to finalize the application and receive your marriage license. Payment of $20 by cash or credit card only. No personal checks.

For Public Records and Marriage License copies:
All requests to be made by telephone, mail or online.
1) You may submit an electronic request online:
2) You may call 765-973-9220 to request copies and pay by credit card (fees apply).
3) You may submit your request by mail. Include a self-addressed, stamped envelope and payment. $1 per page, plus additional $1 for certification. (1 page would be $2; 5 pages would be $6)

Payments on Garnishments, Judgments and other Court fines and fees:
1) By mail:
No personal checks
Please include your Name and Cause Number
Money orders made payable to Wayne County Clerk and Mail to:
Wayne County Clerk
401 E Main St
Richmond IN 47374

2) Online Credit Card payments:
Please have your Cause Number (or call the office for assistance)

3) By Phone: Call 765-973-9220

Ways to Pay Child Support Payments
Check/Money Order to:
PO Box 7130
Indianapolis, IN 46207-7130

Cash (fees apply):
PayNearMe www.paynearme.com/locations
MoneyGram www.moneygram.com/locations (Receive Code 14658)
Credit/Debit Card (fees apply):
Online www.childsupportbillpay.com/indiana
Phone: 866-972-9427

Child Support – Annual Support Fees (ASFE)
Check/Money Order:
PO Box 6271
Indianapolis, IN 46206-6271

Cash (fees apply):
MoneyGram www.moneygram.com/locations (Receive Code 18860)

Credit/Debit Card (fees apply):
Online only www.childsupportbillpay.com/indiana

Small Claims 765-973-9230

Clerk’s Main Office 765-973-9220

Traffic Tickets Payments
(765) 973-9267
Mail money order or cashier’s checks. No personal checks
Make payable to Clerk of Wayne County
Please include your Name and Cause Number
Mail to:
Wayne County Clerk, Attn: Traffic
301 E Main St
Richmond IN 47374
Online payments: www.public.courts.in.gov

Voters Registration – 765-973-9226
Deadline to register to vote is May 4, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.
Voters can request a mail-in ballot by contacting the clerk’s office.

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