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How to Get Your Next Court Date

How to Get Your Next Court Date

Please note that if your court date is still showing as being in June, the date has not been updated, please wait to receive a new postcard or email notice, and/or check back on the website at a later date. Also, if you call the automated system, and it says, “no next court date”, please text or email the specific division, department or district, or check the website, to verify.

To find out the date of your rescheduled court hearing, you may use one of the following methods:

  1. Search the Online Case Docket

    Use "Lookup Case Info" on at www.cookcountyclerkofcourt.org to get information on your civil and traffic cases. You may search by name or case number for civil type cases, or your traffic ticket or driver’s license number for traffic cases. Criminal case information is not on the website for non-attorneys. Defendants should contact their Public Defender or Private Attorney for their next court date. Attorneys should use the CCC Portal for Illinois License Attorneys. To go directly to the Online Case Search, visit or

  2. Text or Email

    To request your next court date for civil, traffic, and criminal cases, a text message or email can be sent to the appropriate division, department, or district holding your court hearing. Text or email your case number, or, if you do not have your case number, text the plaintiff or defendant’s name for civil case types, or the defendant’s name and birthdate for a criminal case. For a complete list of texting phone numbers and email addresses for obtaining next court dates, visit or

  3. Call the Automated Interactive Voice System

    Call the automated interactive voice system for the appropriate division, department, or district for civil, traffic or criminal cases, to obtain your next court date. You will need to enter your case number to get your court date. For a complete list of telephone numbers for obtaining court dates, visit
    (If you call the automated system, and it says,"no next court dat", please text or email the specific division, department or district, or check the website, to verify)or

  4. Illinois Licensed Attorneys Portal for Criminal Cases

    Illinois License Attorneys can obtain the next court date for criminal cases, by registering and using the CCC Portal for Illinois License Attorneys, visit Defendants should contact their Public Defender or Private Attorney for their next court date.