eCitations - Hidalgo District Clerk

To request eCitation from the Hidalgo County District clerk's office follow these procedures:

If submitting this request with a filing of another court document:

  • Begin a filing in your usual manner.
  • Upload your documents.
  • Under Additional Court Services, find the Issue Citation option and request the number of citations needed.
  • Do not request copies.
  • In the Comments area request the clerk to email the citations to [your email address].
  • Complete the filing in your usual manner.

When the citation has been prepared the clerk's office will email a copy of the citation to you.

Attach a copy of the file stamped pleading to the citation and deliver it to your process server.

If submitting this request as a stand-alone document:

Create a cover letter in the form of a request for citation of service:

Provide the:

  • Court
  • Cause Number
  • Case Style

Provide the name and address of each party.

  • Begin a filing in your usual manner.
  • Upload your cover letter as the lead document
  • Under Additional Court Services, find the Issue Citation option and request the number of citations needed.
  • Do not request copies.
  • In the Comments area request the clerk to email the citations to [your email address].
  • Complete the filing in your usual manner.

When the citation has been prepared the clerk's office will email a copy of the citation to you.

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