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


RE: Assignment of Senior Judges to Temporary Duty in Sumter County and Rescinding, Superseding, and Replacing S-2022-59.


Administrative Order Regarding Judicial Assignments for 2023.


Administrative Order Regarding Duty Judge Rotation for Calendar Year 2023.


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


Assignment of County Court Judge Paul Militello to Act as Circuit Court Judge in the Above Court.


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


Administrative Order Appointing Senior Judge to Sumter County Civil Traffic Infraction Docket for the Year 2021


Administrative Order Regarding Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.


Administrative Order Rescinding and Vacating Designated Administrative Orders