Nelson Kentucky
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Nelson County Criminal & Court Records

Circuit & District Court

Address
200 Nelson County Plaza Bardstown, KY 40004
Phone
502-348-3648
Fax
n/a
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
Restricted Records
No adoption, mental, juvenile, domestic violence or sealed records released
Civil Note
Free index search by name or case number at http://apps.kycourts.net/CourtRecords/.
General Note
Personal identifiers are no longer filed with case documentation. Criminal record checks are done statewide at Pretrial Services in Frankfort.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1990, on index since 1978, prior records archived from 1940

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Nelson County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Nelson County PO Box 312 Bardstown, KY 40004
Phone
502-348-1830
Fax
502-348-1822
Hours
8AM-4PM M,T,W,F; 8AM-5PM TH; 8AM-11:45AM Last Sat/month
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1/1/1984.

Courier Offices

Address
113 E Stephen Foster Ave Bardstown, KY 40004

County Assessor

Phone
502-348-1810

Treasurer

Phone
502-348-1800

Treasurer

Appraiser
502-348-1810

Elections

Appraiser
502-348-1829

Vital

Appraiser
502-564-4212