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.


In Re Temporary Appointment of County Court Judge as Acting Circuit Court Judge.


In Re Temporary Appointment of County Court Judge As Acting Circuit Court Judge.


Administrative Order for Operation Lucky Strike-March 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12 in Citrus County.


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


Amended Administrative Order in RE: Duty Judge Rotation and Judicial Assignments for Calendar Year 2023. (Amended to reflect Duty Judge Roster April Dates for Judge Nimeth).


In Re: Assignments of any Case Wherein James Jones, Jr., is Attorney of Record for a Named Party.


Amended Administrative Order Concerning Request for Injunction for Protection Against Violence Filed During Normal Business Hours and Emergency injunctive Relief Filed After-Hours


Administrative Order Regarding Consent to Dismissal and Case Closure for Lack of Prosecution in Eviction Cases Seek