Expanding Access to Justice. North Carolina courts are transitioning from paper to digital. Learn about eCourts, FAQs, training, resources.


Access court information online, search court dates, and pay fines and fees.

Guide & File

Prepare court documents online to file or eFile for certain case types.


Use eCourts Services
Find more information and services available for eCourts counties.


File & Serve logoeFiling (File & Serve) offers secure online access for attorneys and self-represented litigants to submit court documents online to the clerk's office in eCourts counties, pay filing fees, and receive filing status updates via email. Attorneys are required to use eFiling in eCourts counties, and users must register for an account to access File & Serve.


Go to eFiling (File & Serve)


Portal logoPortal allows the general public and registered users to access court information online, including searching for court dates and records, and making payments for fines and fees.


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Guide & File

Guide & File logoGuide & File is a free online service available to help self-represented litigants and attorneys to prepare court documents online to file for certain case types. Answer online questions, working much like popular tax preparation software, to prepare the case filing and file with the clerk's office. All counties can print forms and mail or file at the courthouse, and eCourts counties can eFile forms for certain case types.

  • On-Demand Training and Resources
    • Overview guide, FAQs, advanced guides and case type specific information
    • Case types available, technical support, and more resources

Go to Guide & File

eCourts Counties and Timeline

There are currently 38 counties live with Enterprise Justice (Odyssey) -- Alamance, Beaufort, Buncombe, Camden, Chatham, Cherokee, Chowan, Clay, Currituck, Dare, Durham, Franklin, Gates, Graham, Granville, Guilford, Harnett, Haywood, Henderson, Hyde, Jackson, Johnston, Lee, Macon, Martin, Mecklenburg, Orange, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Person, Polk, Swain, Transylvania, Tyrrell, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Washington.

Enterprise Justice (Odyssey) Rollout Plan MapEnterprise Justice (Odyssey) Rollout Plan Map

About eCourts Initiatives

Learn more about eCourts initiatives that have launched statewide:
CRAVE (Courtroom Audio Visual Experience), eCourtNet, Enforcement Mobile (Brazos), eWarrants

If your district / county is using eDiscovery:

eCourts Services: Find more information and use eCourts Services.