Superior Court

Small Claims

A Message from Judge Blaine S. Goode

Indiana Small Claims Rules of Procedure

View and Print the Small Claims Manual

NOTICE: All corporations, LLC's, LLP's, and Trusts may appear by a designated full-time employee, or, in the case of a trust by a trustee, if the claim does not exceed $ 1,500.00. However, claims exceeding  $1,500.00 must be defended or presented by an attorney.  Before a designated employee or trustee is allowed to appear in a small claims proceeding, the corporate entity, sole proprietorship, partnership, LLC, LLP, or trust must have on file with the court, a certificate of compliance with the provisions of Small Claim Rule 8.   For the appropriate form, please refer to the Small Claim Forms provided on this site.

Housing & Evictions during COVID-19 Pandemic

State and federal housing protections have been in place since early in the COVID-19 pandemic to help keep people in their homes during this public health crisis. These provisions have impacted landlords, tenants, and courts in many ways. For more information, please visit 

Tenant Declaration to Halt Eviction

Eviction Documents

This only applies during the COVID-19 Pandemic: BOTH documents must be completed

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