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Alleghany Co. Circuit Court Clerk's Office Update

 
Covington, VA (April 3, 2020) -

THE CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT OF VIRGINIA, BY ORDER, HAS EXTENDED THE JUDICAL EMERGENCY IN RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY. THIS ORDER MAY BE EXTENDED FOR ADDITIONAL PERIODS AS PROVIDED BY VA. CODE SECTION 17.1-330.

AS A RESULT OF THIS ORDER, THE ALLEGHANY COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT CLERK’S OFFICE, EFFECTIVE APRIL 6, 2020 AND CONTINUING THROUGH APRIL 26, 2020 SHALL BE SUSPENDING SERVICES AS FOLLOWS:

     •     THE PROCESSING OF PASSPORTS;

     •     THE PROCESSING AND ISSUANCE OF “NEW APPLICANT” CONCEALED HANDGUN PERMITS;

     •     THE ISSUANCE OF HUNTING AND FISHING LICENSES;

     •     THE ACCEPTANCE OF CRIMINAL PAYMENTS IN PERSON. YOU MAY PAY BY CREDIT OR DEBIT CARD BY GOING TO www.vacourts.gov

     •     THE ISSUANCE OF CERTIFIED COPIES OF DOCUMENTS IN PERSON. YOU MAY OBTAIN THOSE DOCUMENTS BY REQUEST THRU THE MAIL.

WE SHALL CONTINUE THE FOLLOWING SERVICES TO THE PUBLIC:

1) TO ACCEPT DOCUMENTS FOR RECORDATION;

2) TO ACCEPT FILINGS FOR CRIMINAL & CIVIL CASES;

     3) TO ADMINISTER OATHS AND PREPARE MARRIAGE LICENSES;

4) WE WILL ACCEPT “RENEWAL” OF CONCEALED HANDGUN PERMITS THRU THE MAIL ONLY.

PROBATE & ESTATE QUESTIONS WILL BE TAKEN BY PHONE.

APPOINTMENTS WILL BE SCHEDULED AS DEEMED APPROPRIATE.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND COOPERATION. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE AT 540-965-1730 AND WE WILL TRY TO ASSIST YOU AS BEST AS POSSIBLE.



SINCERELY,

DEBRA N. BYER, CLERK

ONLINE PAYMENT OF COURT COSTS

www.vacourts.gov

Once you are on the Virginia Supreme

Court website, select ONLINE SERVICES

and then select PAY TRAFFIC TICKETS AND OTHER OFFENSES, then SELECT PAYMENTS ONLINE

(CIRCUIT COURTS ONLY)

 
 
 

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