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Welcome to the Superior Court of Shasta County.

Our Mission:The Superior Court of California, County of Shasta, is dedicated to providing equal and timely access to a just, fair and impartial forum for the resolution of all matters brought before the court.

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Covid Policy:

Face covering is mandatory if you are not fully vaccinated, optional if you are. Talk to staff if you need an accommodation. We appreciate your cooperation!
No face covering required if fully vaccinated and you have your card with you. Please be prepared to show it when asked. Thank you!

Location Information

Redding Main Courthouse
Courtrooms/Departments 3-11 & Jury Assembly

1500 Court Street
Redding, California 96001

Justice Center
Courtrooms/Departments 1, 2, 12
(Adjacent to Shasta County Jail)

1655 West Street (Physical Address)
1500 Court Street (Mailing Address)
Redding, California 96001

Court News & Notices

Posted July 13, 2021

Pursuant to California Rule of Court, Rule 10.620(f): Fiscal Year 2021-2022 Judicial Council Allocations to Trial Courts

The Judicial Branch Budget Committee and Trial Court Budget Advisory Committee reports to the council provide helpful detail behind the allocations, and can be viewed by following the links below on the California Courts website:

Posted January 7, 2021

Penal Code Sections 679.10 and 679.11 Report

Posted September 23, 2020

Notice – Judicial Assignment and Location Changes

COVID-19 Information

Last updated June 23, 2021

Media Release - Criminal Cases - May 8, 2020

Media Release - "Soft" courthouse reopening May 5, 2020

Jury Trial Assignment Policy, adopted 6-3-20, effective 6-12-20
COVID-19 Urgent Media Release Announcing Partial Closure, 4-10-2020

Administrative Order 09-2020 - DCSS cases
Administrative Order 14-2020 - Family Law cases
Administrative Order 16-2020 - Order re Additional Authorization for Emergency Relief
Administrative Order 17-2020 - Probate Division Orders
Administrative Order 18-2020 – Emergency Order Pertaining to Family Law Proceedings – Extension Through 5/4/2020
Administrative Order 19-2020 – Probate Division Orders – Extension through 5/4/2020
Administrative Order 20-2020 – Order re Implementation of Emergency Relief and Statewide Emergency Orders Due to COVID-19 Pandemic
Administrative Order 23-2020 – Face Coverings, Social Distancing and Temperature Checks in Court Facilities
Administrative Order 25-2020 - Civil Cases
Administrative Order 30-2020 – Emergency Order on 30 day extension of criminal jury trials pursuant to PC 1382
Administrative Order 33-2020 – Emergency Order on 30 day extension of civil jury trials pursuant to CCP 583.310 and 583.320
Administrative Order 34-2020 – Emergency Order Regarding the Civil Division, 12-3-2020
Administrative Order 35-2020 – Order Granting Extended Emergency Relief Due to COVID-19, Criminal and Civil Jury Trials
Administrative Order 09-2021 – Order Granting Extended Emergency Relief Due to COVID-19, Criminal and Civil Jury Trials
Administrative Order 10-2021 – Administrative Order 10-2021 Corrected, Order Granting Extended Emergency Relief Due to COVID-19, 3-1-2021
Administrative Order 12-2021 – Order Granting Extended Emergency Relief Due to COVID-19, 3-23-2021
Administrative Order 13-2021 – Order Granting Extended Emergency Relief Due to COVID-19, 4-21-21
Administrative Order 15-2021 – Order Granting Extended Emergency Relief Due to COVID-19, 5-20-21
Administrative Order 18-2021 – Face Coverings in Court Facilities, 6-18-21
Administrative Order 19-2021 – Order Granting Extended Emergency Relief Due to COVID-19, 6-22-21
Administrative Order 20-2021 – Order Granting Extended Emergency Relief Due to COVID-19, 7-21-21

Posted September 10, 2020

New Rule of Court 5.22 and Local Form Re Unlawful Detainers

Posted August 4, 2020

Judicial Council Allocation to Trial Courts, 2020-2021:

Posted June 19, 2020

Request for Proposal - Juvenile Dependency Legal Representation (Closing date 7-17-2020)

Posted May 6, 2020

Request for Quotes - Copiers Lease (RFQ 2020-01)
Addendum No. 1
Vendor Questions and Answers

Posted March 12, 2020

Court Actions to Mitigate the Spread of Contagious Illnesses and Address Public Concern Regarding COVID-19

Shasta County Superior Court strives to ensure equal access to justice and the legal process for all court users. Similar to other government agencies, Shasta County Superior Court is closely monitoring the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. The Court is in continual and ongoing communication with Shasta County Public Health, other California Trial Courts, and the Judicial Council of California to ensure that we have the most current and up-to-date information.

How can you keep informed regarding the Coronavirus?

The latest information regarding COVID -19 is available on Centers for Disease Control (CDC) link at, the California Department of Public Health website at, Shasta County Public Health at, and

It is recommended that Court visitors adhere to the following procedures:

  1. Frequently, and throughout the day, wash your hands with soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds;
  2. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands;
  3. Avoid close contact with persons who are sick;
  4. Postpone your visit to the Courthouse if you are sick with respiratory symptoms, a fever or a cough;
  5. Follow the guidance of your doctor or public health officials.

Other options and information:

As a general reminder, please consider the following options that are available to court users to minimize the necessity of coming to the courthouse.

  • Traffic payment options by phone: (530) 245-6789, follow the phone tree guide to Traffic payments. For Traffic School: (530) 245-6782
  • Self-Help Center information you may email at For services and resources, check the Self-Help link at

Posted February 19, 2019
Courthouse closed due to snowstorm Feb. 13, 2019

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