Important Information Regarding Court Operations During COVID-19 Outbreak

Lifting of Temporary Suspension of In Person Access to Court

Effective Monday, June 22, 2020, the temporary suspension of in person access to our court is lifted. Visitors who wish to appear in person to file papers, pleadings, or other documents may do so at our Macon and Columbus locations. You are still encouraged to contact the Clerk’s Office at 478-752-3506 in Macon or 706-649-7837 in Columbus prior to traveling to our court facilities to determine if we can assist you over the phone and to provide you additional means of filing documents. Visitors who do come to the court will be required to wear a mask and to conform with COVID-19 protocols prior to entering our facilities.

The Court has also resumed accepting cash payments. Visitors are reminded that the Clerk’s office cannot make change and does not accept personal checks.

Effective July 13, 2020, the court has resumed in-person hearings in accordance with Administrative Orders #137 and #138, which can be found in our News and Announcements tab below and our Administrative Orders tab.

Court Locations

U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Middle District of Georgia
433 Cherry Street
Macon, GA 31201

Phone: 478-752-3506

U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Middle District of Georgia
901 Front Avenue
One Arsenal Place
Columbus, GA 31902

Phone: 706-649-7837

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