September 24, 2021

The Bay County Courthouse Reopening Notice

The Courthouse is now open for full service. You are required to wear a mask, have a temperature check, and answer a list of questions prior to entry. This is a mandate from the Florida Supreme Court, required for all courthouses in Florida. Please call or check online for your court date to determine if it is Zoom or an in-person hearing. All Clerk services are now available in-person with the exception of passports. Passports resume March 1, 2020.

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