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3rd Floor
375 South High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 645-7220


Below are common forms for cases filed in the Municipal Court Civil Division. The Clerk's Civil Division is located on the 3rd floor of the Municipal Court building and deputy clerks are available Monday - Friday (excluding holidays) during normal business hours to assist you. At this time, all Civil cases must be filed with the Clerk's Office to initiate the case and cannot be initiated online. No cost fax filings can be filed via the Clerk's fax filing process at (614) 645-6919.

Eviction Filing Fee Update

Effective April 1st, 2019, Franklin County Municipal Court Local Rule (Loc.R.13, Schedule 9.00) has been changed to reflect a change in filing fees for new eviction complaints.

New Filing Fees:

One Cause Eviction:
Two Cause Eviction: