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 Office / Hours
Vicki R. Franklin, Clerk

407 S. Harrison St., Rm. 111
PO Box 198
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Phone: (317) 392-6320
Fax: (317) 392-6339

Monday - Friday
8AM - 4PM


 Payment Options
Our office collects payments for the following:

Court Costs/Fines
Pre-Trial Deferrals
Probation Fees
Traffic Citations/Tickets


To make a payment using a credit card, please submit payment by:

1. Call 1-888-604-7888 (5% Phone Service Fee with a minimum of $5.00 to be applied). 
2. Go to www.govpaynow.com (3.5% Internet Service Fee with a minimum of $3.50 to be applied).

Pay Location Codes needed to complete transaction are as follows:

5914 - Traffic Citations/Tickets
5915 - Court Costs/Fines
​5916 - Child Support Payments

 Marriage License
To obtain a marriage license at our office as a Shelby County resident, the following is required:

1. At least (1) applicant must be a resident of Shelby County. 
2. Both must be at least (18) years or older. If either applicant is (17) years or younger, a parent must be present to give consent.
3. You must be getting married within (60) days of the license being issued.
4. Present a valid photo I.D. (Ex: Drivers License, I.D. Card).
5. Bring $18.00 cash for the license fee.

If you are a non-resident of Indiana, you may obtain a marriage license from our office ONLY if you will be married in Shelby County. You will need to meet all the requirements listed above. However, the fee for a non-resident marriage license is $60.00.

Please note that you will be asked questions regarding your mother and father (full name, address, state of birth). You will also be asked about any previous marriages. Please make sure you know the date your last marriage ended.