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Court Records Request

Circuit Court Records

Clerk of Courts
Hours of operation are 8:00 am until 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, closed on holidays.

All copies and certification must be pre-paid.


   $1.25 per page pursuant to WI Statute 814.61(10)
   $5.00 per certification pursuant to WI Statute 814.61(5)
   $5.00 per name search pursuant to WI Statue 814.61(11)

How to request court record:

We follow Wisconsin State Supreme Court SCR Chapter 72 retention guidelines, if the record falls within the requirement, you may make your request from the following three options:

*Submit this form. You must make a payment to allpaid PLC # 1402  before the request is processed.

*OR you can send a check or money order to:

   Juneau County Clerk of Courts – Records request
   200 Oak St
   Mauston, WI 53948

You must also enclose a letter stating your request and a self addressed, stamped envelope.

*OR You may come to the Clerk of Courts during regular hours of operation and they will make any copies you request, payment can be made by cash or check.

Information required when submitting a request for a background check

If a case number is not provided, the cost to conduct a background search on an individual or company is $5.00 per name searched pursuant to WI Statute 814.61(11).

If a background search is being requested, the full name and date of birth of the individual should be provided.  The full name of a company should be provided.

For criminal searches, the date of birth for the individual must be provided, if known.

If you are seeking copies from a case, specify what specific documents you are requesting. Provide case number(s), if known (i.e., Judgment of Conviction for Case number XXCFXXX, etc.)

We try to send results out as quickly as possible but can take up to 10 days. 

*Unless sealed by the court or otherwise confidential by law, Circuit Court files and documents are open for public inspection at no cost. Records can be viewed during normal business hours in the Clerk of Court Office. Many Circuit Court files are available in hard copy, while other files are available on microfilm at the Wisconsin State Historical Society. Types of cases typically found in the Clerk’s Office include: civil, criminal, family, paternity, juvenile, small claims, traffic, forfeiture ordinance, and a variety of liens.