United States District Court
Eastern District of North Carolina

In reference to the Honoring our PACT Act of 2022 ("Pact Act"):

The text of the PACT Act may be found here. The Eastern District of North Carolina has been designated as the exclusive jurisdiction and venue for cases filed pursuant to Section 804 of the Act, known as the Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022. Cases arising under this section should be filed in the correct division as provided in Local Civil Rule 40.1. If a plaintiff does not reside within the Eastern District of North Carolina, the case should be filed in the Southern Division. The Cause of Action should be 804 (Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022) and the Nature of Suit should be 360 (P.I. : Other).

By law, the clerk's office may not provide legal advice or recommend a particular attorney or law firm.

PLEASE NOTE:
April 8, 2022 - Public notice regarding reappointment of Incumbent United States Magistrate Judge Robert T. Numbers, II. for the United States District Court Eastern District of North Carolina.

In reference to COVID-19, please see:

courthouses
VISITOR INFORMATION: Mobile devices and weapons are not permitted in the courthouse. Please bring a photo ID.
RECORD REQUEST SYSTEM

Welcome to the online Record Request System of the United States District Court - Eastern District of North Carolina. We currently accept online court record requests for cases within the Eastern District of North Carolina only.

Before proceeding, please consider using the Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) program. By using the self-service Case Locator (PACER) program, the fees you will incur for requests will be substantially lower than the fees you will incur through this online Record Request System.

District Court Fee Schedule.

We currently accept online court record requests for the following:

TYPE DESCRIPTION FEE
Copy Request This request is open to the public and is for obtaining copies of documents filed with the court. For additional information, click here. 50 cents per page (additional $11.00 per entire document to certify)
Transcript Request This request is open to the public and is for obtaining a typed or recorded transcript of a proceeding before the North Carolina Eastern District Court.
  • 50 cents per page (if the transcript already exists)

  • if the transcript does not already exist, click here
Record Search This request is open to the public and is for obtaining copies of criminal and/or civil case records from proceedings before the North Carolina Eastern District Court. $32.00 per name
Federal Records Center / National Archive Request This request is open to the public and is for obtaining copies of criminal and/or civil case records from proceedings before the North Carolina Eastern District Court that have been closed for more than two years. $64.00 for the first box requested and $39 for each additional box requested.

Once you complete the form below, our record request clerk will contact you with an amount due (see prices listed above) and will describe payment options available to you.

type of request
priority
 
requestor information
 
first name
   
middle name
 
last name
   
suffix (Jr., Sr., III)
 
office
 
address
   
address 2
 
city
   
state
   
zip
   
phone
(919-123-4567)
   
fax
(919-123-4567)
 
email
   
case-specific information
 
case number (9:99-cv-99999-A)
 
additional information
In order to submit your request please be as as specific as possible.
(alphabet/numeric values only please)