Special Proceedings Division

The Special Proceedings Division is located on the first floor of the Edgecombe County Courthouse in the Civil Division. Their primary functions are as follows:

  • Adoptions
  • Foreclosures (Judicial Foreclosures and Tax Foreclosures)
  • Name Changes
  • Guardianship Proceedings
  • Incompetency Hearings
  • Judicial Waivers
  • Motor Vehicle Liens
  • Exemption Hearings
  • Claim & Delivery Hearings
  • Involuntary Commitments
Note: Pursuant to State law, information pertaining to adoptions, juvenile records, judicial waivers, and involuntary commitments are not subject to the public records law and are confidential.

Edgecombe County Clerk of Court

Mailing Address:
P. O. Drawer 9 Tarboro, NC 27886

Physical Address:
301 St. Andrew Street, Tarboro, NC 27886

Telephone 252-824-3200 Option 1 - Criminal
Telephone 252-824-3200 Option 2 - Civil
Telephone 252-212-3102 Rocky Mount Satellite Office