Ventura County Local Rules of Court

The Ventura County Local Rules of Court are provided in PDF format. Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this document.

These rules are revised on January 1st and July 1st of each year.


Proposed New and Revised Local Rules and Forms for January 1, 2022

Revisions to our local rules and forms are scheduled to take effect on January 1, 2022. All changes are shown in red. New text is underlined and deleted text is crossed out.

The judges would appreciate any comments or recommendations regarding these rules on or before Friday, November 5, 2021.

* In addition to the proposed local forms posted on September 21, 2021, please find proposed Amended Ventura Superior Court local form VN-135 as an additional form (page 7) in the downloadable packet above. The judges would appreciate your comments on or regarding Amended Local Form VN-135 no later than Monday, November 15, 2021.

Please email any questions or comments to:


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