Nelson Virginia
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Nelson County Criminal & Court Records

24th Circuit Court

Address
PO Box 10 Lovingston, VA 22949
Phone
434-263-7020
Fax
434-263-7027
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $4,500, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, sealed records released
Civil Note
Search free by name or case number at www.courts.state.va.us/. Results show address of subject and the day and month of birth, but not year.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records indexed in books from 1800s, deeds on computer from 7/93

Record Retrieval Methods

Online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

24th General District Court

Address
PO Box 514 84 Courthouse Sq, County Courthouse Lovingston, VA 22949
Phone
434-263-7040
Fax
434-263-7033
Hours
8AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed records released
Civil Note
Search free by name or case number at www.courts.state.va.us/. Results show address of subject and the day and month of birth, but not year. Also search via LOPAS; call 804-786-5511 to apply.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records on computer for 10 years

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Nelson County Court Recorder Offices

Clerk of Circuit Court

Address
Nelson County PO Box 10 Lovingston, VA 22949
Phone
434-263-7020
Fax
434-263-7027
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include manual indices from 1809 to 1993, automated from 1993 to present. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1993 (land records back to 1989, wills back to 1979).

Courier Offices

Address
84 Courthouse Sq, 1st Fl Lovingston, VA 22949

County Assessor

Phone
434-263-7070

Treasurer

Phone
434-263-7060

Elections

Appraiser
434-263-4068