COVID-19 Update
During the Coronavirus outbreak, the Manatee County Clerk of Court continues to offer essential services to those in need.

The west facade of the Historic Court House in Bradenton Florida

The Manatee County Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller’s Remains Closed to the Public

The Manatee County Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller’s office wants to remind everyone that we are closed to the public.  While in-person services are limited due to the coronavirus emergency, our office is still offering resources to the community.

  • Staff is still on hand to help those in need of domestic violence injunctions, restraining orders as well as paperwork for Baker Act and Marchman Act proceedings.
  • A kiosk is in the lobby for those who need to make traffic citation or child support payments.
  • A drop off box is available in the lobby for official records, other paper pleadings as well as payments.
  • Official records, other paper pleadings and payments can also be mailed to our office at: The Manatee Clerk of Court, P.O. Box 25400, Bradenton, FL 34206.
  • Child support payments are still being processed on-line. These payments are not accepted through the mail.  For more information, visit:

Despite the services that we continue to offer, we are encouraging everyone to stay home to protect against the spread of COVID19 and take advantage of our online services.  Visit: for more information or call us with your questions at: 941-749-1800.