United Way Lake County COVID-19 Free Help and Resources

For local community resources and help, please read theUnited Way Lake County COVID-19 Free Help and Resources Guide.


Dissolution Tolling Interim Order due to COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Please read the Disso Tolling Interim Order due to COVID-19.


Guardian ad Litem Interim Order due to COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Please read the GAL Interim Order due to COVID-19.


Temporary Order in DR Cases Due to COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Please read the Domestic Relations Court’s Temporary Order in DR Cases Due to COVID-19.


Declaration of Judicial Emergency

Please read the attached Lake County Court of Common Pleas – Judicial Emergency COVID-19 Continuity of Operations.


What to do if you are sick and due in court.

Please read the COVID-19 Domestic Relations Procedure if you are sick and due in court.


Important Information for Prevention of Infectious Diseases

Please see the COVID19_Prevention and mythBusters Powerpoint presentation and the Lake County General Health District – Prevention infographic for important information about the prevention of infectious diseases.


Courthouse Closed for Labor Day

The Lake County Courthouse will be closed on Monday, September 2, 2019 in observance of Labor Day. The Courthouse will reopen in Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 8:00 am.


Ohio Sales Tax Holiday August 2-4, 2019

During the Ohio Sales Tax Holiday, the following items are exempt from Ohio sales and use tax:

  • Clothing priced at $75 per item or less;
  • School supplies priced at $20 per item or less; and,
  • School instructional material priced at $20 per item or less.

The Sales Tax Holiday applies to purchases made in store and by mail, telephone, e-mail, or on the Internet.


Public Notice: The Comment Period for Revised Local Rule 14 extends to April 22, 2019

The Lake County Domestic Relations Court has revised Local Rule 14: Mediation. In keeping with the Ohio Rules of Superintendence, the public comment period extends to April 22, 2019. All comments must be in writing.

To view the public notice, including instructions on how to submit comments, click here.