Marin County Superior Court

Information about filing court documents in Marin County, California


Maximum file size: 120 MB per document / 120 MB total

 Civil Limited (Mandatory)
 Civil Unlimited (Mandatory)
 Small Claims (Mandatory)
 Family Law/Adoption (Mandatory)
 Probate (Mandatory)

eService  Available
Physical Filing
Maximum file size: 25 MB per document / Unlimited total
 Civil Limited
 Civil Unlimited
 Civil Complex
 Small Claims
Courtesy Copy Delivery
Maximum file size: 25 MB per document / Unlimited total

Court locations

Court address Services
Marin County Courthouse
3501 Civic Center Drive
San Rafael, CA 94903

(415) 444-7000
Physical Filing
Deadline: Before 12:00 p.m. (For delivery same court day)
Courtesy Copy Delivery
Deadline: Before 12:00 p.m. (For delivery same court day)

Useful resources


What types of cases can I electronically file?

In Marin, eFiling is permissive until April 26 for all non-criminal case types, which includes Civil, Small Claims, Family Law, Probate, and Adoption. At this time, we do not offer eFiling for Criminal, Traffic, and Juvenile cases.


Can judicial forms be electronically filed?

Yes. Judicial Council forms are fillable and can be uploaded for eFiling.


Should a document be password-protected?

No. Documents should not be password protected and will be rejected if the content cannot be viewed.


Are any documents exempt from eFiling?

The following documents are exempt from eFiling:

  • Notice of Defendant’s Deposit of Jury Fees [CCP Section 631(b)]
  • Family Law Request for Entry of Default
  • Family Law Judgment and Notice of Entry of Judgment
  • Original will and codicil
  • Probate Letters and Bonds
  • Copy Requests
  • Exhibits to be lodged for Hearings or Trials
  • Subpoenaed Documents
  • Request for Administrative Records
  • Any paper document ordered by the court to be filed in a clerk’s office

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