Superior Court of California, County of Butte

Superior Court of California
County of Butte

In response to COVID-19 the Court currently requires all appearances by Counsel on Civil and Probate matters to be via Court Call (888-882-6878). See Emergency Local Rules 1.10(b)(1)-(3) for additional information.


The Civil Division located at the North Butte County Courthouse facility (1775 Concord Avenue, Chico) handles all Civil matters (including Small Claims, Unlawful Detainers, Limited and Unlimited Civil cases) for the entire county.

Click here for information on filing documents/cases electronically (eFiling).

To assist litigants with Civil actions, the Court has important information contained within the Local Rules of Court. In addition, the Court makes available the following informational material, forms and other helpful links.

Civil - Forms

Civil Case Management Conference Statement 

Frequently Asked Questions For Attorneys and Parties: Deposit of Advance Jury Fees (Sen. Bill 1021 (2011-2012 Reg. Sess.)) Effective June 27, 2012

Judges' Trial Policies

Procedural Stipulations for Jury Trial (GR-040)

Request/Notification for Courtroom Audio/Visual Presentation Equipment (GR-030)

Trial Readiness Conference Statement (GR-020)

Civil - Packets

Civil forms packets are located here.

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