July 26, 2021
Family Law

Announcement re: DVPA/TRO Calendar Change (Last Updated: April 1, 2021)

Family Law COVID-19 Protocols and FAQs (Last Updated: January 26, 2021)

DVPA Continuance Procedure (Last Updated: January 26, 2021)

COVID-19 Information for Parents with Shared Custody Orders (Last Updated: April 13, 2020)

Beginning November 16, 2020, exact payment is required for all cash transactions, the court will no longer be able to provide change at the time of payment. Along with exact cash, the court still accepts payments by check and all major credit cards, excluding American Express.

Almost all filings can be submitted electronically without coming to court. More Information on e-filing

Family Law Calendars

DVPA/TRO and DCSS Calendars

Zoom Credentials
Department Hearing Credentials
DCSS Calendar
(Department of Child Support Services)

Click on this link to join the Zoom meeting (no meeting ID or passcode required):
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Dial in:
Phone Number: +1 (669) 254-5252
Meeting ID: 160 347 0973
Password: 204989
DVPA Calendar
(Domestic Violence/Temporary Restraining Order)

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Dial in:
Phone Number: +1 (669) 254-5252
Meeting ID: 160 496 1372
Password: 412529
Backup DVPA Calendar (Backup Domestic Violence/Temporary Restraining Order Calendar)

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Dial in:
Phone Number: +1 (669) 254-5252
Meeting ID: 161 455 7578
Password: 796917

  • Wednesday, July 28, 2021: 8:30 AM Southern DVPA/TRO calendar
  • Thursday, July 29, 2021: 2:00 PM Family Law Support calendar
  • Friday, July 30, 2021: 8:30 AM Southern DVPA/TRO calendar
  • Friday, July 30, 2021: 9:00 AM Northern DVPA/TRO Hearings calendar
    • * no matter set
  • Friday, July 30, 2021: 2:00 PM Southern DVPA/TRO Hearings calendar

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Clerk's Office:

Southern Branch

400 County Center, 1st Floor,
Redwood City, CA 94063 [Directions]

Due to the increase in COVID infection rates, effective December 14, 2020, the Civil, Small Claims, Records, Family Law, and Probate Division clerk's office will be closed. If you have questions specific to your case, you may click here to email the clerk's office. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Phone Number: (650) 261-5100

Phone Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Office Hours: Temporarily Closed to the General Public
NOTE: The Clerk's Office will continue to accept and process Emergency Ex Parte, Domestic Violence and all Temporary Restraining Order Petitions, and Civil Ex Partes.

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