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Iowa Small Claims Courts

In Iowa, the Small Claims Division of the eight District Courts hears claims limited to $5,000 or less, as established by Code of Iowa, Title XV, Ch. 631.

  • Iowa Small Claims | Forms The following questions and answers are intended to explain small claims court. From the Iowa Judicial Branch.
  • Iowa's Judicial Districts
    • Scott County Small Claims Court Frequently asked questions about the small claims process by the Scott County Clerk of the District Court.
  • How to Use Small Claims Court Manual offered by the Iowa State Bar Association to assist persons who want to sue or defend themselves in Small Claims Court in Iowa without hiring a lawyer.

Last updated on 05/26/11

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