Clerk of the Circuit Court
Barbara S. Butler ------------Hendry County, Florida
LaBelle - Courthouse Complex --- 25 E. Hickpoochee Ave - SR 80 corner SR 29
Clewiston - Sub Office - 1100 Olympia St Room 502 -
 
 
 
Court Case records actions and dockets
Court case information is updated periodically and may not display the latest actions.
Check with Clerk's office for updated actions and current court schedules.
Civil Department 863-675-5204
Criminal and Traffic Department 863-675-5209
Recording Department 863-675-5202
 
Plat Book index
 
Click here for information about recording official records

Click here for online access to index of Official Records

 
 
Please read the important notices listed below.
 
NOTICE # 1
 
On or after October 1, 2002, any person preparing or filing a document for recording in the Official Record may not include a social security number in such document unless required by law.
 
Any person preparing or filing a court document should not include a social security number or a complete bank account, debit, charge, or credit card number in such document, unless required by law or court rule, or necessary to the adjudication of the case.
 
Any person has the right to request the Clerk/County Recorder to redact/remove his or her social security number, from an image or copy of an Official Record that has been placed on such Clerk's/County Recorder's publicly available Internet website.
The request must be legibly written, signed, and delivered in person, by mail, or facsimile to the Clerk/County Recorder. The request must specify the identification page number that contains the social security number. No fee is charged for this service.
 
Any person has a right to request that the Clerk of the Circuit Court remove from an image or copy of a court document a social security number or complete bank account, debit, charge, or credit card number contained in a court document, Such request must be made in writing and delivered by mail, facsimile, electronic transmission, or in person to the Clerk of the Circuit Court. The request must specify the case number, the title of the document, and the identification page number of the document which contains the number to be redacted. A fee will not be charged for the redaction of a social security number or complete bank account, debit, charge, or credit card number pursuant to such a request.
 
Hendry County Clerk of Circuit Court
P.O. Box 1760
LaBelle, FL 33975-1760
(863) 675-5217
Fax (863) 675-5238
 
NOTICE # 2
Effective immediately:
Public Notice -
Hendry County Clerk of Circuit Court
The Florida State legislature enacted a law which requires that images of County Official Records be published on the Internet by 2006, the Clerk was able to add images to the web in 2002.
However the legislature in its 2002 session added a new law. Upon becoming law, CS/HB 1679 provides that images of the following types of documents may not be placed on a "publicly available Internet website":
Military Discharge
Death Certificates
Court files, records of paper relating to matters or cases governed by:
The Florida Rules of Family Law
The Florida Rules of Juvenile Procedure
The Florida Rules of Probate
Any "affected person" may request that the Clerk of Court remove an image of one of the above-listed documents from a "publicly available Internet website." This request must be in writing and may be delivered in person, by mail, electronically, or by facsimile. The request must specify the "identification" page number of the document to be removed.
No fee is charged for this service.
Florida law requires that images and copies of the above listed documents remain on file and available to the public upon request in the office of the Clerk.
 
Any person preparing or filing a court document should not include a social security number or a complete bank account, debit, charge, or credit card number in such document, unless required by law or court rule, or necessary to the adjudication of the case.
 
Any person has a right to request that the Clerk of the Circuit Court remove from an image or copy of a court document a social security number or complete bank account, debit, charge, or credit card number contained in a court document, Such request must be made in writing and delivered by mail, facsimile, electronic transmission, or in person to the Clerk of the Circuit Court. The request must specify the case number, the title of the document, and the identification page number of the document which contains the number to be redacted. A fee will not be charged for the redaction of a social security number or complete bank account, debit, charge, or credit card number pursuant to such a request.
 
 If you find any errors or missing images send an email to mike@hendryclerk.org