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    All payments, filings and correspondence should be directed to:

    Maureen A. Josh, DeKalb County Circuit Clerk, 133 W. State Street, Sycamore, IL 60178

    Office Hours8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday - Friday   (Closed on all Court Holidays)

   Telephone ContactsCivil – 815.895.7131 Traffic and Criminal – 815.895.7138

Court Forms:



  1. Address Change Report

  2. Affidavit for Non-Wage Garnishment

  3. Annual Report-Accounting on Minor

  4. Annual Report Order

  5. Answer/Response to Complaint/Petition external site

  6. Appearance

  7. Appearance Limited Scopeexternal site

  8. Appearance Pro Seexternal site

  9. Application for Fee Waiver external site

  10. Blank Motion

  11. Blank Order

  12. Boxed Order

  13. Certificate of Dissolution of Marriage

  14. Certificate of Good Conduct external site

  15. Civil No Contact Orders Packetexternal site

  16. Civil Motions external site

  17. Divorce, Child Support and Maintenance Forms external site

  18. Eviction Order

  19. Family Court General Order

  20. Financial Affidavit (Family and Divorce Cases)external site

  21. Forcible Entry & Detainer Notice to Defendant

  22. Income Withholding for Support and Requirements

  23. Job Search Form

  24. Joint Petition for Simplified Dissolution of Marriage
       a.  Joint Petition for Simplified Dissolution of Marriage Instructions and Information
       b.  Joint Petition for Simplified Dissolution of Marriage
       c.  Affidavit in Support of Joint Dissolution of Marriage
       d.  Agreement for Division of Assets
       e.  Judgment for Dissolution of Marriage

  25. Jury Demand

  26. Mortgage Foreclosure Forms external site

  27. Notice of Motion & Affidavit of Service

  28. Order Approving

  29. Order for Continuance

  30. Order of Protection external site

  31. Proof of Deliveryexternal site

  32. Request for Interpreterexternal site

  33. Request for Name Changeexternal site

  34. Small Claims
       a.  Small Claims Court Booklet
       b.  Small Claims Complaint
       c.  Small Claims Summons

  35. Stalking No Contact Orders Packetexternal site

  36. Subpoena, Subpoena Duces Tecum

  37. Subpoena for Deposition

  38. Summons

  39. Wage Deduction Forms
       a.  Wage Deduction Proceedings-how to
       b.  Wage Deduction Notice
       c.  Wage Deduction Summons
       d.  Affidavit for Wage Deduction Order
       e.  Wage Deduction Order
       f.   Interrogatories/answer to Wage Deduction Proceedings


  1. Adoption Packet

  2. Annual Report on Ward

  3. Answer to Interrogatories by Garnishee

  4. Case Management Order

  5. Certificate of Readiness and Order

  6. Citation Notice

  7. Citation to Discover Assets

  8. Citation to Discover Assets to Third Party

  9. Claim on Contract

  10. Complaint in Forcible Entry and Detainer

  11. Contempt Order

  12. Expungement Information

  13. Five Day Notice--Criminal Offense

  14. Garnishment Summons - Non Wage

  15. Guardian Ad Litem Appointment Order

  16. Income and Asset Form

  17. Mediation Order

  18. Non-wage Garnishment Notice

  19. Non-withholding Wage Deduction Order

  20. Notice of Confidential Information Within Court Filing

  21. Notice of Motion Non-Wage Garnishment Exemption Hearing

  22. Notice of Motion Wage Deduction Exemption Hearing

  23. Order for Body Attachment

  24. Order for Body Attachment - (Child Support)

  25. Order for Installment Payment of Judgment

  26. Order of Adjudication - Indirect Civil Contempt

  27. Order Relating to Unemployment

  28. Payment Order for Reimbursement of Court Appointed Attorney

  29. Petition for Hearing

  30. Petition to Rescind Statutory Summary Suspension

  31. Pretrial Conference Stipulation and Waiver

  32. Probate - Deceased Packet

  33. Probate - Disabled Adult Packet

  34. Probate - Minor Packet

  35. Probation Order

  36. Procedures to Schedule Divorce Prove-up Hearing

  37. Rule to Show Cause

  38. Rule to Show Cause - (Child Support)

  39. Satisfaction of Judgment

  40. Small Estate Affidavit

  41. Stipulation and Order to Dismiss

  42. Tax Objection Complaint Packet

  43. Third Party Respondent Answer to Citation Proceedings

  44. Trial Order

  45. Turn Over Order

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