Online Request File Copy

Expungements – DO NOT request information regarding expungements from this site. All request for information must be in person. For more information click on the following link (more information)

If you need certified copies or a criminal background record check you must mail a self-addressed prepaid envelope along with payment (certified funds) to Clerk of Court, Attn: Civil Records, P.O. Box 1064, Lexington, NC 27293.

File copy fees
Certified copy$3.00 first page and .25 each additional page
Civil Revocation$100.00
Criminal background record check$25.00 certified funds or cash on site
Regular copy by mail (not certified)$2.00 first page and .25 each additional page

Any request for copies to be mailed must include self addressed prepaid envelop and be paid for in advance with certified funds.

Files greater than 50 pages must be handled in person at the Clerk’s Office.

If you need a file copy in a timelier manner please be sure to indicate in the additional comments section the date and time you need the information and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Form(s) request submitted after 3:00 pm and on weekends or holidays will be processed the following business day. Please keep in mind the first day after a weekend, holiday or the office being closed due to inclement weather response times may be longer than 4 hours.

Online File Copy Request Form
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