Active Courts

The active courts chart includes information related to each court's status regarding e-filing and acceptance of American Express. For detailed information on these items, review the chart legend »

Court Status AMEX E-Check
Civil Criminal Family Probate & Mental Health
Alameda Superior Court   Permissive Permissive
Juv. Dep. Only
   
Butte Superior Court     Permissive
Juv. Dep. Only
  Yes
Fresno Superior Court Mandatory
Civil Unlimited Only
  Permissive Permissive Yes
Kern Superior Court Permissive   Permissive Permissive Yes
Kings Superior Court Permissive Permissive Subsequent Filings, Court Reporter Transcript, Probation Reports Permissive Permissive  
Los Angeles Superior Court       Permissive  
Merced Superior Court Mandatory Permissive Permissive Mandatory Yes
Monterey Superior Court Mandatory   Mandatory Mandatory Yes
Napa Superior Court Permissive   Permissive Permissive Yes
Orange Superior Court     Permissive DCSS Only    
San Diego Superior Court     Permissive DCSS Only    
San Luis Obispo
Superior Court
Mandatory Permissive Permissive Mandatory Yes
San Mateo Superior Court     Permissive DCSS Only   Yes
Santa Barbara
Superior Court
Mandatory   Mandatory Mandatory Yes
Santa Clara
Superior Court
Mandatory
Complex Only
  Mandatory Mandatory Yes
Santa Cruz Superior Court Mandatory Permissive Mandatory Mandatory Yes
Sutter Superior Court Permissive   Permissive Permissive Yes
Yuba Superior Court Permissive   Permissive Permissive Yes

 


Legend

Status

  • Permissive means that the court currently accepts e-filing as well as paper documents.
  • Mandatory means that e-filing is mandatory for the court.
  • If there is no status information this means that the court is not yet using Odyssey eFileCA.

Accepts AMEX

  • E-filing payment accounts may be created using Mastercard, Discover, Visa or American Express. However, some courts do not accept American Express.
  • We use the following icons to indicate whether a court accepts American Express as a payment method or not.
    Accepts     American Express Does not accept American Express

Accepts E-Check

  • In some courts, e-filing payment accounts may be created using an e-check.