The Supreme Court of Virginia issued an Order EXTENDING the declaration of a Judicial Emergency in response to COVID-19 wherein it is Ordered that Non-Essential, Non-Emergency court proceedings in all circuit and general district courts be in effect and continue beginning April 6 through April 26, 2020. Read the Declaration here.
In the interest of the health and safety of the citizens and general public, the York-Poquoson Circuit Court Clerk’s Office respectfully request that you make an appointment for all business transactions within the Clerk’s Office.
Land Records: 757-890-4103
Criminal / Traffic: 757-890-4104
Concealed Handgun Permit: 757-890-3360
We appreciate your patience and understanding and will remain dedicated to providing the highest quality of service possible during this pandemic.
Declaration of Judicial Emergency - Read it here
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