Lake Florida
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Lake County Criminal & Court Records

Circuit & County Courts

Address
PO Box 7800 550 W Main St Tavares, FL 32778
Phone
352-742-4100
Fax
352-742-4166
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
Restricted Records
Expunged or sealed records not released. No mental health, juvenile, child abuse or sexual battery records released.
Civil Note
Online access to Clerk of Court records is free at www.lakecountyclerk.org/services.asp?subject=Online_Court_Records. County civil records go back to 1985; Circuit records go back to 9/84.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB; also helpful: SSN, sex

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1989, archived since 1888. Some on index books

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search.

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Lake County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk of the Circuit Court

Address
Lake County PO Box 7800 Tavares, FL 32778-7800
Phone
352-253-2600
Fax
352-253-2616
Hours
8:30AM-5PM; recording- 8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1957.

Courier Offices

Address
550 W Main St Tavares, FL 32778

County Assessor

Phone
352-253-2150

Treasurer

Appraiser
352-343-9748

Elections

Appraiser
352-343-9734

Vital

Appraiser
352-589-6424