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Welcome to Small Claims

A civil lawsuit for money only up to $6,000.


The Small Claims Division is currently being restructured. Some services will be moved to other divisions of the Court. Assistance can be found by visiting the Self Help Resource Center. New caes filings and pleadings can be filed with the Clerk of Court, Civil Division, located in 375 S. High St. on the 3rd Floor.

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Small Claims

375 S. High St.
Columbus, OH 43215

Mon - Fri 8 AM - 5 PM

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What We Do

The Small Claims Court hears cases for money damages that do not exceed $6,000. The Small Claims Division provides court forms and information about small claims procedures.

View the status of any case using either a first and last name or a case number on the case records search. 

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Small Claims Forms

Whether you are starting a Small Claims Lawsuit, Requesting a New Hearing Date, or Filing a Counterclaim, we have the forms you need.

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