The Clerk's office cannot help you with preparing or correcting your file.

It is illegal. Va Code 19.2-392.2

The Fredericksburg Clerk of Court dockets civil judgment orders, abstract of judgments from Virginia Courts, federal court judgments, foreign court judgments, Commonwealth of Virginia liens and assessments, and IRS tax liens.

The Clerk of Court automatically dockets judgments rendered by the Fredericksburg Circuit Court, including criminal judgments for fines and costs and restitution.

Judgment Filing Fees

  • Docketing Fee: $10.00
  • Judgment Assignment: $10.00
  • Foreign Judgment: $25.00
  • Judgment Release: No Fee

Judgments to be filed may be mailed to:
Clerk of Court
701 Princess Anne Street Suite 100
Fredericksburg, Va 22401

Proper payment and a self-addressed stamped envelope must be included with your filing.

Court clerks are prohibited by Commonwealth law from the preparation of documents or giving legal advice. It is the responsibility of the submitting party to correctly prepare the documents. If you have any legal questions please contact a licensed attorney.

Research and Copies

  • Judgments may be searched by you Monday-Friday between 8:30am and 4:30pm.


Payment of filing and copy fees may be made by cash, personal check, certified check, money order or, with a VISA/MASTERCARD, credit/debit card. Make checks and money orders payable to: Clerk of Court. Effective July 1, 2012, the following service fees will apply if using a VISA/MASTERCARD, credit/debit card: The service fee for charges $50.00 and under will be $2.00. The service fee for charges over $50.00 will be assessed at 4%.