Document Upload Policy - Texas Appellate Courts and Supreme Court

Important Information: You should read this before you eFile into a Texas court of appeal, including the Supreme Court of Texas: Guide to Creating Electronic Appellate Briefs


Effective date:  On January 1, 2014, electronic filing became mandatory for all attorneys filing documents in all appellate courts and in all civil cases (except juvenile cases) in the district, county, and probate courts in Texas' 10 most populous counties (Bexar, Collin, Dallas, Denton, El Paso, Fort Bend, Harris, Hidalgo, Tarrant, and Travis).  Attorneys practicing in courts where electronic service is available , but not mandated by the state may file electronically.  Exceptions.  (i) Wills and (ii) documents to be presented to a court in camera, solely for the purpose of obtaining a ruling on the discoverability of such documents.

Case Information Availability

This jurisdiction’s Case Management System, (CMS) is not fully integrated into the State eFiling system.

When you are making a subsequent eFiling into an existing case for this jurisdiction your case may or may not be available in the eFiling system.

·         If your case is found the case information will be retrieved.

·         If it is not found, be sure you have properly entered the jurisdiction and case number. If so, you can proceed with the filing. You will need to provide the required case information, i.e. case category, case type and required parties.

Revised Rules of Civil and Appellate Procedure Now Include eFiling and eService: http://www.supreme.courts.state.tx.us/miscdocket/13/13916500.pdf

Case Information – The case information for existing cases is available for the Texas Supreme Court but is not available for most of the courts of appeal.

Credit Cards Accepted: MasterCard, Visa, Discover – No American Express

Paper Copies Not Required

The appellate courts no longer require paper copies after your eFiling submission.

Filing a Document

Upload a single PDF file that is composed of your lead document with all attachments combined merged with it.


Updated by Kenny Williams on 5/26/2015.

Texas Clerk Policies

  1. Document Upload Policy - Texas Appellate Courts and Supreme Court
  2. Document Upload Policy - Aransas County - District
  3. Document Upload Policy - Austin District
  4. Document Upload Policy - Bastrop County - District
  5. Document Upload Policy - Bell County Court at Law
  6. Document Upload Policy - Bell District
  7. Document Upload Policy - Bell County JP1-1
  8. Document Upload Policy - Bell County JP2-1
  9. Document Upload Policy - Bell County JP3-1
  10. Document Upload Policy - Bell County JP3-2
  11. Document Upload Policy - Bell County JP4-2
  12. Document Upload Policy - Bexar County County Court at Law
  13. Document Upload Policy - Bexar County District Court
  14. Document Upload Policy - Bexar County Probate
  15. Document Upload Policy - Bowie County - District
  16. Document Upload Policy - Brazoria County Courts at Law
  17. Document Upload Policy - Brazoria District
  18. Document Upload Policy - Brazos County County
  19. Document Upload Policy - Brazos County District
  20. Document Upload Policy - Brooks County - District
  21. Document Upload Policy - Brown County - District
  22. Document Upload Policy - Burnet County County
  23. Document Upload Policy - Cameron County Court at Law
  24. Document Upload Policy - Cameron County District Court
  25. Document Upload Policy - Cass County - District Court
  26. Document Upload Policy - Chambers County County
  27. Document Upload Policy - Cherokee - District
  28. Document Upload Policy - Collin County Court at Law and Probate
  29. Document Upload Policy - Collin County District Court
  30. Document Upload Policy - Dallas County Court at Law
  31. Document Upload Policy - Dallas County District Courts
  32. Document Upload Policy - Dallas County Probate
  33. Document Upload Policy - Denton County Court at Law
  34. Document Upload Policy - Denton County District Court
  35. Document Upload Policy - Denton County Civil & Probate
  36. Document Upload Policy Dewitt County - District
  37. Document Upload Policy - Duval District
  38. Document Upload Policy - El Paso County Court at Law
  39. Document Upload Policy - El Paso County District Court
  40. Document Upload Policy - El Paso County - Justice Courts
  41. Document Upload Policy - Ellis County - District
  42. Document Upload Policy - Fannin County - District
  43. Document Upload Policy - Fayette County
  44. Document Upload Policy - Fayette County - District
  45. Document Upload Policy - Fort Bend County Court at Law
  46. Document Upload Policy - Fort Bend County District Court
  47. Document Upload Policy - Fort Bend County Probate
  48. Document Upload Policy - Franklin County - County
  49. Document Upload Policy - Franklin County - District
  50. Document Upload Policy - Galveston County Court at Law
  51. Document Upload Policy - Galveston County District Court
  52. Document Upload Policy - Galveston County Probate
  53. Document Upload Policy - Goliad County - District & County
  54. Document Upload Policy - Grayson County - County
  55. Document Upload Policy - Grayson County District Court
  56. Document Upload Policy - Gregg County - District
  57. Document Upload Policy - Guadalupe County - County
  58. Document Upload Policy - Guadalupe County - District
  59. Document Upload Policy - Guadalupe County - JPs
  60. Document Upload Policy - Hale County - District
  61. Document Upload Policy - Harris County County Court
  62. Document Upload Policy - Harris County District Court
  63. Document Upload Policy - Harris County Probate
  64. Document Upload Policy - Harrison County
  65. Document Upload Policy - Hardin County District
  66. Document Upload Policy - Henderson County - District
  67. Document Upload Policy - Hidalgo County Court at Law
  68. Document Upload Policy - Hidalgo County District Court
  69. Document Upload Policy - Hidalgo County Probate
  70. Document Upload Policy - Hill County - District
  71. Document Upload Policy - Hockley County - District
  72. Document Upload Policy - Hood County - County
  73. Document Upload Policy - Hutchinson County - County
  74. Document Upload Policy - Hutchinson County - District
  75. Document Upload Policy - Jackson County - District
  76. Document Upload Policy - Jasper County - District
  77. Document Upload Policy - Jefferson County
  78. Document Upload Policy - Jefferson District
  79. Document Upload Policy - Jefferson Probate
  80. Document Upload Policy - Johnson County - County
  81. Document Upload Policy - Kaufman County - County
  82. Document Upload Policy - Kaufman County - District
  83. Document Upload Policy - Kerr County - County
  84. Document Upload Policy - Kerr County - District
  85. Document Upload Policy - Lavaca - District
  86. Document Upload Policy - Liberty County - County
  87. Document Upload Policy - Liberty County - District
  88. Document Upload Policy - Lubbock County
  89. Document Upload Policy - Lubbock District Court
  90. Document Upload Policy - McLennan County District
  91. Document Upload Policy - Midland County
  92. Document Upload Policy - Montgomery County District Court
  93. Document Upload Policy- Montgomery County-County Clerk
  94. Document Upload Policy - Moore County - District
  95. Document Upload Policy - Nacogdoches County - County
  96. Document Upload Policy - Nacogdoches County District
  97. Document Upload Policy - Nueces County - County
  98. Document Upload Policy - Nueces County District Court
  99. Document Upload Policy - Orange County - County
  100. Document Upload Policy - Orange County - District
  101. Document Upload Policy - Potter County
  102. Document Upload Policy - Potter County District
  103. Document Upload Policy - Potter Probate
  104. Document Upload Policy - Randall County - County
  105. Document Upload Policy - Rusk County - County
  106. Document Upload Policy - San Patricio County - District
  107. Document Upload Policy - Smith County
  108. Document Upload Policy - Smith County Court at Law
  109. Document Upload Policy - Smith District
  110. Document Upload Policy - Tarrant County Court at Law
  111. Document Upload Policy - Tarrant County District Court
  112. Document Upload Policy - Tarrant County Probate
  113. Document Upload Policy - Tom Green County - County
  114. Document Upload Policy - Tom Green District
  115. Document Upload Policy - Travis County District Court
  116. Document Upload Policy - Travis County Court at Law and Probate
  117. Document Upload Policy - Tyler County - District
  118. Document Upload Policy - Upton County - District & County
  119. Document Upload Policy - Victoria County - District
  120. Document Upload Policy - Walker County - District
  121. Document Upload Policy - Webb County
  122. Document Upload Policy - Webb County District Clerk
  123. Document Upload Policy - Webb County Probate
  124. Document Upload Policy - Wichita County - County
  125. Document Upload Policy - Wichita County - District
  126. Document Upload Policy - Williamson County
  127. Document Upload Policy - Williamson District
  128. Document Upload Policy - Williamson Probate
  129. Document Upload Policy - Wilson County - District

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