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Wake County opened the Wake County Justice Center in June 2013. Click here for relocated services.

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Jennifer Nox, Wake County Clerk of Court
Honorable Jennifer Knox
Wake County Clerk of Court

Welcome to the website for the Wake County Clerk of Superior Court in Raleigh, North Carolina. This site is intended to serve as an informational resource for the citizens of Wake County and others visiting our courts.

Please use the navigational menu provided on the left and the quick link boxes on each page to access information for the Clerk's Office, each of our five divisions, and additional information of interest.

We hope you will find this information useful. We are committed to creating a court system that is accessible, efficient, fair and responsive. We are here to serve you.


Jennifer Knox
Clerk of Superior Court



First Visit to the Courthouse? Here are some things to know.

Quick Links
1 Check the Calendar.  You may search to see to which courtroom your case has been assigned.
2 Getting to the courthouse: Directions and Public parking are available. Click here for a list of services in the Wake County Courthouse and in the Wake County Justice Center.
3 Security:  By administrative court order, each person entering the courthouse will be required to go through a security checkpoint. Please note that weapons and items such as mace, scissors, and knives are prohibited.

On the ground level of each building, look for the building directory. Court personnel are also available to help direct you. Check the directory for a list of Divisions, locations and contact information. Use the links at left for information about the purpose of each Division.
4 Court Costs:  Check the court cost page for details on how to pay any fees that may be associated with your visit.  


Wake County Clerk of Court
Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 351 Raleigh, NC 27602-0351
Automated Directory Phone: (919) 792-4000
Physical Addresses:
Wake County Courthouse
316 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27602
Wake County Justice Center
300 S. Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC 27602
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