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 General Counsel’s Office, Tavares, Florida at 352-253-1603.


Administrative Order in Re: Temporary Appointment of County Court Judge as Acting Circuit Court Judge.


Administrative Order Rescinding, Vacating, or Superseding Designated Administrative Orders.


Administrative Order Regarding Jury Management for Sumter County.


Administrative Order Regarding Duty Rotation for Calendar Year 2024.


Administrative Order Appointing Sumter County Canvassing Board Members, Substitutes, and Alternates for 2023 Election cycle and vacating Administrative Order S-2022-03-C.


Administrative Order Regarding Security of the Sumter County Judicial Center and the Clerk’s office building.


Administrative Order on the Temporary Assignment of Honorable Paul L. Militello.


Administrative Order Regarding Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.


Administrative Order Rescinding and Vacating Designated Administrative Orders