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District Court Civil Division

The District Civil Division handles the intake and processing of civil cases. This division processes complaints involving a request for damages in the amount of $5000 or less, forcible entry/detainer (eviction) petitions and post-judgment remedies such as garnishments and executions.

This division also processes administrative board appeals, juvenile permissions to marry, petitions to enforce or prevent cremation and student hardship driver’s license cases.


Parking is available for both courthouses in the parking structure behind the District Courthouse. Entrance to the garage is located on Barr Street. There is an underground tunnel between both courthouses that may be accessed in the basement of both buildings.

Holidays and Closings

Offices are closed on all state holidays.


150 N. Limestone Street
Suite D-112, First Floor
Lexington, Kentucky 40507



Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.


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