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Bakersfield district office

Bakersfield district office 1800 30th Street, Suite 100
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Robert Norton, presiding judge

General information

Units within the Bakersfield district office:

Recorded information: 1-800-736-7401
Disability accommodations: 1-866-681-1459

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Court hours

Court is in session: 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. morning session
1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. afternoon session
Injured worker workshop: Held the first Tuesday of every month at 10:15 a.m.
Late for court? E-mail us

The court lobby is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

There is no calendar on Mondays.

Walk through of case-opening documents are expected to comply with 8 CCR Rule 10280(d), which requires that the document be filed by noon on the day prior to the walk through conference.

See the presiding judge regarding any emergency situations.

Getting to the court

By bus:

Golden Empire Transit information, schedules and costs.

By car:

Driving directions to the Bakersfield district office.

Building security

Visitors are requested to wait in the lobby until escorted through the security door by counsel or staff.


Ample free parking is available in the building parking lot.

Nearby eateries

No food is available in the building.  Fast food franchises and other restaurants are available in downtown Bakersfield.  The bowling alley across “F” street has a café famous for its Fish & Chips.

October 2012