eFiling Initiating Documents in Maricopa County

eFiling is now available for case initiating documents in Maricopa County, and becomes mandatory on June 1, 2022

The clerk of court in Maricopa County announced that eFiling is now available for initiating documents in family court cases, effective March 17, 2022. Initiating documents can now be filed through the eFileAZ portal and the clerk of court will assign a new case number.

Initiating documents can still be filed in person until June 1, 2022, when eFiling for case initiating documents becomes mandatory for attorneys. You can view the current status of eFiling in all Arizona counties on the Arizona Judicial Branch website.