With the exception of the 1st Floor Clerk's Office, the Saginaw County Courthouse will be closed from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM on November 2, 2021 for employee training.  Only those conducting business with the Clerk's Office will be allowed entry into the building during these times.

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Friend of the Court

The information contained on this website, particularly the forms and procedures, pertain specifically to the Saginaw County Friend of the Court Office. Friend of the Court Offices in other counties use different forms and may have different policies as required by the family division judges of their circuit.

Make a payment (MISDU)

Book Appointment 


*access your child support account information ONLINE 24/7*

Want to know more about the Friend of the Court? 

Friend of the Court information handbooks are available at https://courts.michigan.gov/Administration/SCAO/Resources/Documents/Publications/Manuals/focb_hbk.pdf or by request at the Friend of the Court Office. Please see the Receptionist on the 2nd Floor.

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At a Glance

Tara J. Hofmeister
Director, Friend of the Court

111 S. Michigan
Saginaw, MI 48602-2019
Phone: (989) 790-5300
Fax: (989) 791-3855

Referee Office: 989-790-5315

Office/Phone Hours:  8:00AM - 5:00PM

Appointments Available:  8:15AM-4:30PM

Payment Window:  8:15AM - 4:30PM