Clerk’s Office Hurricane Closure

Bartow, Fla. (September 7, 2017) – Due to Hurricane Irma, the offices of the Polk County Clerk of Courts and Comptroller will be closed to the general public tomorrow, September 8th, starting at 12 p.m. The office will remain closed on Monday, September 11th and is expected to reopen on Tuesday, September 12th.


Courts will be open for hearings scheduled tomorrow, including those taking place after noon. The Clerk’s office will provide the necessary support for court services.


If conditions change, updates will be posted on the Clerk’s Facebook page and website, and can be heard via recording by calling the office:


– A notification for customers will be posted to 863-534-4000

– A notification for jurors will be posted to 863-534-4582


Traffic ticket payments and other court payments are available online 24/7. Contact the Polk County Clerk of Courts office at 863-534-4000 or visit the Clerk’s office online at Like the Polk County Clerk Facebook page for updates and announcements.