Administrative Orders are directives that are necessary to properly administer the court’s affairs but are not inconsistent with the Florida Constitution, the Florida Rules of Court, or with administrative orders entered by the Supreme Court of Florida.

Orders are grouped by their jurisdiction: circuit-wide and individual counties.

Please note that this website may not represent the current set of Administrative Orders and Local Rules for the circuit. For the current list of Orders and Rules, please contact the Court Administrator’s Office, Tavares, Florida at 352-742-4393.


Amended Administrative Order Establishing Procedures Concerning Injunctions for Protection Against Exploitation of Vulnerable Adults in the Fifth Circuit


Administrative Order Ending Backlog Foreclosure Program and Reassignment of Cases


Administrative Order Modifying Certain Judge Assignments Within the Fifth Judicial Circuit and Establishing Procedures Concerning Future Judicial Assignments


Amended Administrative Order Regarding Weekend and Holiday Duty 2019


Amended Administrative Order Designating Circuit Judge to Preside Over Excess Fee Motions for Marion County (Amending Administrative Order A-2017-18)


Administrative Order Establishing Procedures Concerning Risk Protection Orders in the Fifth Circuit


Administrative Order Rescinding and Vacating Designated Administrative Orders


Amended Order Rescinding AO 2006-32, AO 2006 32A, 2010-48 and Approving Family Law Self-Help Forms


Administrative Order Implementing an Alternative Sanction Program in the Circuit Court of the Fifth Judicial Circuit

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