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City of Portsmouth Circuit Court Clerk Secure Remote Access Site

The Clerk has added additional records to the site, including chancery records. For details, see the recent developments to the right.

Welcome to the City of Portsmouth Circuit Court Clerk's secure remote access site.  This site contains scanned index books for land, will and chancery records and the images associated with those records.  We have also recently added chancery records in an index search format for subscribers. Additional images have also been added.
Subscribers of the Clerk's current SRA site will be granted rights to access this site remotely from outside the Clerk's office. The user name and passwords assigned to the current SRA site will also be valid for this site.

Attention - Internet Explorer 11 users. There is an issue with this latest Adobe Reader DC update that may causes a significant speed problem with certain websites (including this one) when viewing images. The affected versions are 2015.023.20053 & .20056.

If you have not installed these versions we suggest that you not. If the update does get installed, there are two ways to better use this site. First, you can uninstall the current Adobe version and download the previous version here. In the alternative, you may use another browser such as Chrome or Firefox.  These browsers do not have the same issue as Internet Explorer.

This site uses PDF format images and requires Adobe Acrobat or some other PDF viewer.   If needed, a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader can be downloaded here: Adobe Acrobat

The records on this site are unofficial records made available for informational purposes only. While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this information, no person or entity, including the City of Portsmouth Circuit Court Clerk and her staff, shall have any responsibility for any inaccuracies or omissions in the data provided on this site, or for any consequences or damages caused by any reliance on the information on the site. Use of this site is an acknowledgement of the disclaimer. The official records of the City of Portsmouth Circuit Court Clerk are located at the City of Portsmouth Circuit Court Clerk office.

City of Portsmouth Circuit Court Clerk
Cynthia P Morrison
Recent Developments and Enhancements in the Clerk Office.

Clerk of Circuit Court

The Honorable
Cynthia P. Morrison, Clerk
Circuit Court Building
1345 Court Street
Suite 101
Portsmouth, Virginia 23705
Telephone (757) 393-8671 * Fax (757) 399-4826

Hours of Operation: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Monday thru Friday
Closed for All Commonwealth of Virginia Holidays

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