Virginia Small Claims Courts
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In Virginia, Virginia Code Sec. 16.1-122.1 holds that the small claims divisions of the general district courts hear disputes of $2,000 or less. The general district courts, themselves, hear disputes of $4,500 or less. Cases involving amounts between $4,500 and $15,000 may be heard by either the general district court or the circuit court.
- Small Claims Court Procedures | Forms From the Virginia Judicial System.
- Virginia Court Directory Provides address and telephone numbers of courts, including small claims courts.
- Fairfax County General District Court Address and a schedule for small claims cases.
- Frequently Asked Questions about Virginia's Court System Features information about the types of courts in Virginia, the types of cases heard, and more.
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