Smyth County
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Smyth County Criminal & Court Records

28th General District Court

Address
Smyth County Courthouse, Rm 231 109 W Main St Marion, VA 24354
Phone
276-782-4047
Fax
276-782-4048
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
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. Also search via LOPAS; call 804-786-5511 to apply.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 7/90

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, mail, online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

Click here to run on-site court house search

County Circuit Court

Address
109 W Main St, #144 Marion, VA 24354-2510
Phone
276-782-4044
Fax
276-782-4045
Hours
9AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $4,500, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, sealed or adoption 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.
General Note
Probate is in a separate index at this address. Probate fax is same as main fax number.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records indexed on cards from 1832, most are computerized since 1/90

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, fax, online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Smyth County Court Recorder Offices

Clerk of Circuit Court

Address
Smyth County 109 W Main St, #144 Marion, VA 24354-2510
Phone
276-782-4044
Fax
276-782-4045
Hours
9AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal (deeds & land 1/2/90-present; financing statements 1/2/91-present; judgments 1/4/89-present; marriage licenses 7/1/93-present; wills 5/2/94-present).

Courier Offices

Address
109 W Main, Rm 144 Courthouse

County Assessor

Phone
276-782-4040

Treasurer

Phone
276-782-4059

Elections

Appraiser
276-783-3298 x222