United States District & Bankruptcy Courts
Welcome

The District of Idaho Clerk of Court welcomes you to the U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Idaho.  We are one of 15 districts in the Ninth Circuit which spans 9 western states. Idaho is proud to be one of only four consolidated District and Bankruptcy Clerks' Offices within the federal judiciary.

The U.S. Courts for the District of Idaho was created with statehood in 1890. Our offices are located in Boise, Coeur d'Alene, and Pocatello.  

We trust this website will give some insight into the functions of the U.S. Courts and how the Clerk's Office can better serve the people of the State of Idaho.


Updated Means Testing Data Effective Nov 1, 2018
Oct 19, 2018
2018 District of Idaho Bench Bar Conferences
Oct 04, 2018
For further info:  https://www.id.uscourts.gov/clerks/bench_bar_conf/2018_Conferences.cfm
CJA Panel Application period is now open
Sep 20, 2018
The District of Idaho is soliciting applications for appointment to our CJA Panel.  Application period closes 10/31/18.
New Misc Fee effective September 1st
Aug 29, 2018
The Courts have established a new miscellaneous fee for the retrieval of court records not available on ECF or PACER.
2019 Civics Contest
Aug 28, 2018
The 4th Amendment in the 21st Century- What is an "Unreasonable Search and Seizure" in the Digital Age?
Proposed Amendments for Public Comment- Aug 2018
Aug 28, 2018
Public comment is sought for proposed amendments to appellate, bankruptcy, civil and evidence rules. 
Boise Clerk's Office Construction Project
Jul 11, 2018
The Boise Clerk's Office will be relocating to the 5th floor on or about August 1.

Mission Statement


The mission of the United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Idaho is to provide an impartial and accessible forum for the just, timely and economical resolution of legal proceedings within the jurisdiction of the Courts, so as to preserve judicial independence, protect individual rights and liberties, and promote public trust and confidence.