Clerk of Court

Court Appearance

law-icon_G1xpfrud_LWhen you arrive for court please check in with the Clerk of Court. Please leave cell phones, purses, backpacks, etc. in your vehicle. Absolutely no weapons of any kind are allowed. Anyone entering the courtroom must agree to a search of person or possessions if requested.
Defendants and visitors should dress appropriately. No hats or caps may be worn in the courtroom. No talking during proceedings. No smoking. No bringing food in the courtroom.

Useful Information:

We accept passport applications. You must provide a passport photo. This office is no longer taking pictures.

Our office has marriage licenses dating back to 1887. Please remit $10 to the address on this page to obtain a certified copy. Please list the names of the parties.

Contact Us

Bernadine Roach, Clerk of District Court
(701) 683-6120

Ransom County Courthouse
204 5th Avenue West
PO Box 626
Lisbon, ND 58054


8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Closed on observed holidays.