The 67th District Court will proceed to Phase II of the court’s “Return to Full Capacity Plan” on May 18, 2021. In accordance with the Michigan Supreme Court COVID-19 Phase II plan, proceedings will be conducted virtually to the maximum extent possible, consistent with Administrative Order No. 2020-6. All persons entering the building are required to answer screening questions. A face mask is required and social distancing maintained. In-person court proceedings will be allowed on a limited basis. Only parties with court business (i.e. plaintiff, defendant, witness, victim, juror, etc.) will be permitted in the courtrooms. The number of occupants may exceed ten (10) if the courtroom size meeting area permits all persons to maintain social distance. All court participants are required to check in with court staff before proceeding to the courtroom. Court proceedings will be made accessible to the general public via Zoom and livestreamed on YouTube. If you have any questions, please contact the court.
The 67th District Court of Genesee County is a limited jurisdiction court, authorized under state statute, with jurisdiction over Genesee County, including the City of Flint effective January 2, 2016.
The Court has ten elected judges, four appointed magistrates, nine probation officers and a staff of fifty employees. The Court is responsible for parking citations, traffic violations, criminal misdemeanors, preliminary examinations in felony cases, landlord-tenant, small claims, and general civil cases.
The 67th District Court for the County of Genesee has jurisdiction in civil matters where the amount in controversy does not exceed $25,000.00.
Court hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (please see the main page for court hour changes)
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the 67th District Court will furnish reasonable auxiliary aids and services to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. Individuals who need assistance to participate in court hearings or other court business are invited to contact the court you will be appearing in, well in advance of your court date, to make the necessary arrangements. The Michigan Relay Center (MRC) will facilitate communication for hearing impaired or speech impaired individuals. Please contact the MRC at 1-800-649-3777 for voice to TDD communication. Click Here for Joint Local Administrative Order
There are five divisions and seven locations of the 67th District Court located throughout Genesee County.
The mission of the 67th District Court is to provide efficient and equitable justice through the impartial application of law and procedure. The court is an independent branch of government funded by the county and committed to serving the public with the highest standards of integrity and vision while being responsible stewards of public funds. The court works to enhance public safety and build a better community by providing all court users with civility, dignity, and respect.