Noble County Clerk's Office

Michelle "Shelley" Mawhorter
Clerk of the Noble County Courts
101 North Orange Street
Albion, Indiana  46701
260-636-2736 Phone

260-636-4000 Fax

 

New Hours:  8:00am – 4:00pm  Monday thru Friday

Closed Holidays

 

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MARRIAGE LICENSE  

Start your application online.  You may enter your personal information on your computer to save time at the Clerk's office.  For more detailed information see below under Marriage License.

 

PAYMENT INFO:

No Personal Checks Accepted For Any Transactions

Accepted: 

Cash, Money Orders or

MasterCard & Visa Credit/Debit Cards*
for all payments except child support(Cash Only)

*service fee when processed in office

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CREDIT/DEBIT CARD PAYMENTS ACCEPTED ONLINE

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*Online Service Fees

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 SMALL CLAIMS AND JUDGMENTS

 Older TRAFFIC TICKETS Dated Prior to April 5, 2013

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Traffic Fine Schedule  

 


CHILD SUPPORT
 Telephone calls are NOT accepted.  All inquires must be made in writing or in person for security purposes.  All Support payments are entered the same day received and the checks are mailed on the next business day.  State Help line 1-800-840-8757 or www.in.gov/fssa/children/support

Child Support Payments: Cash Only accepted at the Clerk's Office.  All others to be sent directly to the State: INSCCU                                                       
P.O. Box 7130                                            
Indianapolis, IN  46207-7130

Online Child Support Payments by credit/debit effective 9/22/11. There is a conveniece fee of 2.25%

 

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MARRIAGE LICENSE  Fee is $18.00 for Indiana residents and $60.00 for out of state.  At least one party must reside in Noble County or both live out of state to apply. Both parties must appear together to complete application in our office.  Please be here no later than 3:30pm.  Required documents: must have a Valid Driver’s License or Birth Certificate.  If not an U.S. Citizen, you must have a birth certificate translated into English.  Application is good for 60 days.  We do not perform marriage ceremonies.  Applicants under 18 years old, please contact our office.  Start your application online.  You may enter your personal information on your computer to save time at the Clerk's office.

 

PASSPORT  Effective October 1, 2009, applications are NO longer accepted through our office.  Agencies in the area are: Post Offices in Auburn, Columbia City, Kendallville, Goshen, and Syracuse; DeKalb and Kosciusko County Clerks; and USPS Passport Agent - Fort Wayne. Visit this website for detailed information.


SMALL CLAIMS
 Filing fees are $81.00  + $10.00 for each additional defendant and if serving by Sheriff add $13.00 for Sheriff Service Fee, all fees due at time of filing.  Claim limit is $6000.00 for individuals and $1500.00 for business without an attorney.  The Defendant or the transaction must be in Noble County and you MUST have a good address or a place of employment for the defendant.  Hearing dates are on Tuesdays in Superior Court Division 2.   Claim forms available online:  [Forms require Adobe Acrobat reader - get it here.]

Small Claims Manual,

Small Claims Form (revised 7-1-13)

Small Claims Example (revised 7-1-13)

Instructions for Small Claims,

Sheriff Face Sheet,

Defending a Small Claim,

Proceeding Supplemental Form,

Notice to Quit,

 Immediate Possession with Small Claims (revised 7-1-13)

Affidavit for Immediate Possession,

Dismissal of Claim,

Release of Judgment,

Interrogatories,

Account Affidavit


TRAFFIC TICKETS
  Are to be paid by money order or cash only, by the court date listed on bottom of ticket. To deny the ticket you must call in for a court date before the appearance date located on bottom of ticket.  Download  Traffic Fine Schedule;, with attached instructions. Credit/Debit Card payments for TRAFFIC TICKETS thru DoxPop or Traffic Tickets PayGov   or  Court Costs & Fines PayGov.

Deferred Prosecution information, click here.

 

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