Fulton County, Indiana

Fulton County is focused on creating a prosperous future while preserving our history.

County Operations

Fulton County Courthouse 

  • MARCH 24, 2020 - At this time there are no plans to close the courts due to the Coronavirus / COVID-19 pandemic. However, effective Wednesday, March 25, 2020, the Fulton County Courthouse doors will be locked and only media, litigants and their attorney(s) with scheduled hearings shall be allowed in the courthouse. 

“Social distancing”will be required inside the courthouse. Please file a motion to continue your case if you are sick. Non-essential hearings as determined by the courts may be continued on the court’s own motion.

Please contact the court that your case is filed if you have any questions:

  • Circuit Court: (574) 223-4339
  • Superior Court (574) 223-3506

The Fulton County Clerk’s Office is open by appointment only. Please call (574) 223-2911 for specific needs. These measures are being taken to protect the health of the courthouse employees and shall be in effect until further order.

County Offices & Facilities

  • MARCH 18, 2020 Effective this Thursday, March 19th and until further notice, all Fulton County Offices and Facilities excluding the Courthouse will be closed to the public. People who need to conduct business with the county will be allowed to do so on a case by case basis by making an appointment with the respective office / department.

Fulton County Immunization Clinic will continue vaccinations on Wednesdays by appointment only. You will need to arrive at your appointment time, no earlier, and contact 574-223-4218 from within your vehicle to check in. Staff will  then accommodate entrance for your confirmed appointment. Please note that if any of your party should show signs or symptoms of a cold you will be asked to reschedule, period.

Fulton County Jail

  • MARCH 13, 2020 - Due to the COVID-19 concerns and as an abundance of caution. The Fulton County Jail will be suspending visitation of inmates effective immediately. This decision was not taken lightly and is based upon the recommendations Fulton County Health Department / County Health Officer and recommendations from the Office of Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb.

This suspension will be monitored and reevaluated weekly. With this suspension we are also limiting non-essential visits of outside vendors to our jail facility and offices and suspending other non-essential activities. 

Persons in the jail may still maintain phone visitation as normal. We ask for your cooperation at this time and this decision is made in mind of protecting all persons until this situation has passed. 

Fulton County Solid Waste/Recycling

  • May 15, 2020 - Fulton County Solid Waste/Recycling is now operating under the normal business hours.

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Rochester, IN 46975
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