All case types:

If you are represented by a lawyer, you should contact your lawyer to find out if you need to appear personally for ​your court dates. Generally, unless your in-person appearance has been ordered or approved by the Court, please appear remotely using the Zoom link​.

If you have a Traffic, Misdemeanor, or DUI case (General Order 20-15​20-16, 20-17​, 20-22​):​​​

If you have not received notice of your next court date, or have questions regarding your court date, you can go to the Kane County Circuit Clerk’s website​ for more information and to sign up for Court Notification​​.​​

If your ticket is marked "NO COURT APPEARANCE REQUIRED," and you wish to appear before the Judge on your case, go to the Kane County Circuit Clerk’s website​ for more information.

If you have a Civil case (Administrative Orders Civil & Probate, Standing Order for Courtroom 120): ​​

Most forms for civil matters are now available online in fillable PDF format at the Kane County Circuit Clerk’s website under Forms.  These can then be filed electronically in your case.  ​

If you have not received notice of your next court date, or have questions regarding your court date, you can go to the Kane County Circuit Clerk’s website​ for more information and to sign up for Court Notification​​.​​

  • If you want to know if your landlord can evict you “A person or entity may not commence a residential eviction action pursuant to or arising under 735 ILCS 5/9-101 et seq. against a Covered Person unless that person poses a direct threat to the health and safety of other tenants or an immediate and severe risk to property."  Executive Order 20-72. The definition of who is a Covered Person is found in Executive Order 20-72, Section 1.a. You are still obligated to pay rent or mortgage payments. Executive Orders 20-30 and 20-59. For answers to frequently asked questions about evictions, read this page issued by the Illinois Housing Development Authority.
  • If you are trying to evict someone after November 17, 2020 You will need to attach a copy of the eviction notice or demand, including any affidavits or other proof of service, to your filing.  If the eviction is based on a breach of written lease (735 ILCS 5/9-210), you will need to attach a copy of the lease or the relevant portions of the lease to your filing.  Illinois Supreme Court Rule 139​, Practice and Procedure in Eviction Cases​.​

If you have a Family case (Administrative Orders​ Family) & (In-person or Remote/Zoom Court Schedules​​​)​:

If you are represented by a lawyer and have an issue which needs to be resolved, contact your lawyer about your issue.​

If you are representing yourself and have an issue which needs to be resolved, you must file a motion with the Kane County Circuit Clerk’s office, give notice to the opposing party, and then call the Kane Circuit Clerk’s office (630) 232-3413 to schedule an in-person or remote court hearing.

If you have not received notice of your next court date, or have questions regarding your court date, you can go to the Kane County Circuit Clerk’s website​ for more information and to sign up for Court Notification​​.​​

If you have a Juvenile Delinquency or Abuse/Neglect case (Administrative Order Juvenile​):

If you are a party to the case through an agency or a police department, and are not represented by a lawyer, you should contact the legal representative for the agency or the Kane County State's Attorney's Office (630) 232-3500 to determine if you should appear in court personally or remotely.

If you need to appear in court, only one person for each party should enter the courthouse to check in for your case.  All others should remain outside the building unless/until they are called to enter the courtroom.   

In Juvenile Abuse/Neglect cases, you should NOT bring children to court unless there is a court order requiring it.  If you have questions about whether or not to bring a child to court, you should contact your lawyer or the agency involved in the case.  

For Delinquency cases, if a minor is currently on probation, he/she should continue to check in with their probation officer as required.  

If you are represented by a lawyer and have an issue which needs to be resolved, contact your lawyer about your issue.

If you are representing yourself and have an issue which needs to be resolved, you must file a motion with the Kane County Circuit Clerk’s office, give notice to the opposing party, and then call the Kane Circuit Clerk’s office (630) 232-3413 to schedule an in-person or remote court hearing.

If you have a Felony case (Administrative Order Felony​):​​

If you have not received notice of your next court date, or have questions regarding your court date, you can go to the Kane County Circuit Clerk’s website​ for more information and to sign up for Court Notification​​.​​

General Orders​

Administrative Orders​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​