North Las Vegas
Justice Court


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Business hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Contact the court's customer service phone numbers for alternative means of filing or conducting essential hearings, such as facsimile, telephonic/video, or email. 
Announcement: NLV Justice Court names new Chief Judge
COVID – 19 UPDATE
Administrative Order 2021-03
Updated Information For Landlords and Tenants - as of April 1, 2021
The Governor has announced a two-month extension to the State's eviction moratorium regarding non-payment of rent for residential summary eviction actions (NRS 40.253). The provisions of  Declaration of Emergency Directive 043 will expire on May 31, 2021 at 11:59 pm. The state moratorium will not be extended past the end of May.  Additional guidance on this directive and forms may be found:
                    Directive 043 Guidance
                    Notice to Tenants - English
                    Notice to Tenants - en Espanol
The CDC  has extended  the federal evictions moratorium through June 30, 2021.  If you have previously filed the CDC Declaration, you do not need to refile. To see if you qualify, use this form:
                    CDC Eviction Protection Declaration
For more information on how COVID-19 is affecting the eviction process in Nevada, please see "Evictions, Mortgage/Rent and Housing" section on this website:
NV Governor Directives and Declarations
Summary Eviction Mediation Rules (effective October 15, 2020):
Nevada Eviction Mediation Rules
Rental Assistance and Community Resources:
Government Sponsored Rental Assistance Programs
Government Sponsored Rental Assistance Programs - en Espanol
Community Resources - English version
Community Resources - en Espanol
Forms and Information for Landlords and Tenants:
Eviction and Housing Forms
Tenant's Affidavit in Opposition to Summary Eviction Regarding Nonpayment of Rent
Landlord's Complaint for Summary Eviction for Nonpayment of Rent
Summary Eviction: Tenant Answer Guide & File  Interview - allows tenant to fill out forms using an interview process
Home Means Nevada, Inc. (HMN) offers a portal to access assistance for Nevada homeowners affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, including foreclosure mediation programs. Access Eviction Mediation Program portal directly.
Housing and Utilities Assistance Website - CARES Housing Assistance Program (CHAP)
City of North Las Vegas Relief Programs - community assistance, resources and support


County Videos

Declaration of Emergency Directive 043Please refer to the Administrative Orders below for more details on the types of filings deemed essential.


Forms required for defaults filed prior to May 28, 2020, pursuant to Administrative Order, #2020-05 (9):