District Court FAQs

District Court FAQs


Can I get a copy of my divorce decree?
Yes, the cost is 25 cents per page.

When does a passport expire?
For persons under 16 a passport expires in five years. For persons 16 and over a passport expires after 10 years.

How much does a passport cost?

$135 for persons under 16 and $105 for persons 16 and older
passport card (land travel only) for persons under 16 $40 and for persons 16 and older $55

What do I need to get a passport?

Certified copy of birth certificate, one passport picture, driver’s license or ID card

How long does it take to get a passport?

Allow six weeks.

Can I look at the naturalization papers?

Yes, but most of the information is turned over to the State Historical Society in Lincoln NE.

How do I get a Protection Order?

By filing an application with the Clerk of District Court. Forms are provided by the Court Clerk. Help filling out the form is available if needed from “The Bridge”, 402-372-2204 – 24 hour crisis line 888-721-4340 – http://www.bridgefromviolence.com/