Child Support

To check on your Child Support Payments, you can call the Help Kids toll-free line at 1-800-840-8757.

If you want a Child Support Payment History, it can be picked up in the clerk’s office from the custodial or non-custodial parent only.

Cost for printouts are $1.00 each (Add $1.00 if you need it certified)

To Pay Child Support by Credit Card:

Distress Sales

For more information please contact the Clerk’s Office.

 Circuit and Superior Court Filing

  2018 – 2019 Filing Fees

Statewide E-Filing

Before you E-File – Read Trial Rule 86

Wells County Local Rules


Wells County Records start in 1837

Some of the records available in the Clerk’s Office include:

  • Marriage Records
  • Estates and Wills
  • Civil & Criminal

Marriage Licenses

  • Cost: $18.00 plus $2.00 for first certified copy.
  • Out-of-State Marriage License: $60.00 plus $2.00 for first certified copy.
  • At least 1 applicant must reside in Wells County.
  • Ages 18 and older need a Drivers License or a Certified Birth Certificate.
  • Ages 17 and under requires additional information (please contact the Clerks Office)


The Wells County Clerk’s Office will no longer be a Passport Application Acceptance Facility as of 04/15/2019 – Please contact the Bluffton Post Office for your Passport Needs.

Indiana Supreme Court

Re-approving Caseload Allocation Plan


Local Court Rules


Order and Notice of Amendment to Local Rule

Wells Circuit Court

Wells Superior Court