How to Ask for a New Court Date

Does Asking The Court To Change A Court Date Automatically Change The Court Date And Time?

No. Only an Order signed by the judge can change a court date or time. You should show up to court on the date and time on the court order.

Can I Go To My Court Hearing On My Phone Or Computer Instead Of Showing Up In Person?

Some courts will allow you to go to a court hearing using a phone or computer.

How Are Forms Filed With The Court

Information including court rules, filing fee waiver forms, and how to file forms with the court can be found by clicking the resources here.

What Forms Will I Need To Ask The Court For A New Court Date?

Representing yourself in court should not be taken lightly, and there are many reasons why hiring an attorney is a good idea. If you do choose to represent yourself, click here for what you need to know. Attached below are the Continuance Instructions and Continuance Form. If needed, there are resources below to help you complete the forms. Before completing the forms, look up your case information. You will need this information to complete the case captions found on the top of each court form. If you cannot locate your physical copy, visit to do a search. Refer to the resources found in the Helpful Tools and Resource section if you have questions about filing your forms or more steps that you may need to take after filing your forms.

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