IMPORTANT: Please be advised that on January 1, 2022, in accordance with S.B. 41, the filing fee for Justice Court civil suits will increase from $46.00 to $54.00. In addition to the increased fee, motions for new trial and appeals will now require this filing fee to be paid at the time of filing. For further information, you may call the court or send an email..
On October 31, 2022, the Supreme Court of Texas issued its 57th Emergency Order which replaces the 55th Emergency Order. The order relates to a court's authority to conduct proceedings away from court and remote jury proceedings. The order expires January 1, 2023.
On October 31, 2022, the Supreme Court of Texas issued its 56th Emergency Order replacing the 54th Emergency Order, continuing the processes related to actions under the Texas Eviction Diversion Program. This order will expire January 1, 2023.
Need help paying rent and/or utilities because of COVID-19?
If you are a Tarrant County resident and you are having difficulty paying rent and/or utilities or a landlord who would like to help your tenant, visit the Get Rent Help website.
Have questions? Please call 817-850-7940 and select option 1.
6551 Granbury Road
Fort Worth, Texas 76133
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
*Justice Court 6 follows the same Severe Weather Policy as the Fort Worth Independent School District (FWISD). If FWISD delays its opening or is closed, Justice Court 6 will do so as well. However, call our office to confirm closure or delay.
1. Use eFile Texas Self-help to file new cases for Small Claim, Eviction, Debt Claim, and Repair and Remedy. You will use a step-by-step guide to answer a series of questions to help prepare and file your court forms online.
2. Use eFile Texas to file new cases and add additional documents to existing Small Claim, Eviction, Debt Claim, along with other types of cases. This service does not provide a step-by-step guide as eFile Texas Self-help. Documents have to be scanned into the program before filing.
Appeals will not be accepted through eFile at this time.
County Telephone Operator 817-884-1111
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