Effective Oct. 11, case initiating papers, including complaints, applications and petitions, applications for renewals of judgment, and clerk and court default judgment packets (except for requests for entry of default) will be processed in the Ventura clerk’s office only.

For efficiency and timeliness of processing, the court encourages to the extent possible that all the above listed documents be dropped in theVenturacourt location. (All named documents dropped in the East

County must be transported by the court to Venturafor filing.) Documents relating to unlawful detainers will be excluded.

Documents may be dropped off at the civil filing counters, or at window 14 in room 210 of the Hall of Justice, during regular business hours. A drop box is located directly outside of the clerk’s office, and documents placed in the box by 5:00 pm will be deemed deposited for filing that same business day.

For more information, contact Julie Camacho (Ventura) at (805)654-2247, or Keri Griffith (EastCounty) at (805)582-8076.

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