Payment Options

The District Clerk’s Office accepts the following forms of payments:

  • Cash
  • All major credit cards:
    • Visa
    • MasterCard
    • American Express
    • Discover
  • Money orders, cashier’s checks and traveler’s checks dated within 90 days of current date
    • Made payable to Harris County District Clerk, Marilyn Burgess
  • Checks that meet the following criteria:
    • Attorneys with a Bar Card Number*
    • Law firms located in the United States
    • Bondsmen licensed in Texas
    • Major insurance companies and major corporations
    • Title companies located in the United States
    • Any corporation or company with a Harris County address on the check
    • Made payable to Harris County District Clerk, Marilyn Burgess
    • Check Acceptance Policy in detail

    * Attorneys who are licensed out of state must provide a copy of bar card and a copy of state issued ID