Maine eCourts

eFiling is available for most civil cases and family matters that can be filed* in Bangor District Court or Penobscot County Superior Court.

eFiling is available for all Business & Consumer Docket (BCD) cases statewide. Where available, eFiling is mandatory for attorneys and optional for most other filers.

*If your case cannot be filed in a Bangor court or is not a BCD case or traffic violation case, eFiling is not currently available.

eFileMaine Register/Sign in Search & Pay (Odyssey Portal)

What is eCourts?

Maine eCourts is the Judicial Branch's new eFiling, online payment, digital court records, and electronic case management system.

Maine eCourts provides easier online access to electronic court documents, data, and access to justice for parties, attorneys, and all court users. Maine eCourts offers:

  • 24/7 access to eFileMaine (for registered attorneys, firms, and parties to submit and view their eFilings)
  • Electronic service of parties who have opted for eFiling
  • Online tracking by email for fast and easy verification
  • Payment of court filing fees online
  • Online access to many public court records
  • Online help for self-represented parties to submit documents and eFile in certain types of cases through Maine Guide & File.

*Case types where eFiling is now available in Bangor

Expansion of Maine eCourts

The next phase of eFiling will include all remaining case types, including criminal, juvenile, protection from abuse, protection from harassment, and civil violation cases in other Region 5 courts.

Access to Electronic Court Records

If you are searching for electronic court records in courts where eFiling is available, visit the Odyssey Portal. Electronic case records can be accessed online where eFiling is available. Elevated access allows attorneys of records and parties access all court records in their cases.

Access to electronic court records is governed by the Rules of Electronic Court Systems (RECS). Learn more about Accessing Electronic Court Records Using the Odyssey Portal.

Support Resources

Visit the eFileMaine page for information on account setup, registration, user guides, and ways to contact technical support.

Questions?

Contact Tyler Technologies Support for technical help for eFileMaine.

Contact ecourtshelp@courts.maine.gov for rule or process-related and non-technical questions about eFiling.

Contact the Maine Violations Bureau's Helpline: (207) 783-5422 with questions about traffic tickets.

Contact info@courts.maine.gov for general questions about the Judicial Branch.

Submit Feedback: Stakeholder Input

Submit comments, suggestions, questions, or other areas of concern related to the rollout of the Maine eCourts eFiling system and the Odyssey case management system. Submit now