New York State Unified Court System
NYSCEF - Supreme & Court of Claims (Live System)

Forms (Links in this section open in a new window)

  1. Forms (used in all counties, unless listed separately below)
  2. MANDATORY E-Filing Forms
  3. Court of Claims Forms
  4. Surrogate's Court Forms
  5. Surrogate's Court MANDATORY E-Filing Forms
  6. Westchester County Forms
  7. For Court Use Only

Forms (used in all counties, unless listed separately below)

  1. EF-1
    E-Filing User Registration Form to Access the E-Filing System (fill-n-print)
    An application form for a user id to access the E-Filing System. This form is ONLY for pro hac, filing agent, and unrepresented (existing cases) users.
  2. EF-2
    E-Filing User Registration Form to Access the Training E-Filing System
    An application form for a user id to access the E-Filing Training System. This form is for ALL users.
  3. EF-3
    Notice Regarding Availability of Electronic Filing
    A notice of availability form and instructions for e-filing.
  4. EF-4 RJI Forms
    Main Form (840)
    A fill-in-the-blanks RJI Main Form.

    General Addendum (840A) (when additional space for info is required)
    A fill-in-the-blanks RJI General Addendum.

    Commercial Division Addendum (840C)
    A fill-in-the-blanks RJI Commercial Division Addendum.

    Foreclosure Addendum (840F)
    A fill-in-the-blanks RJI Foreclosure Addendum.

    Matrimonial Addendum (840M)
    A fill-in-the-blanks RJI Matrimonial Addendum.
  5. EF-5
    Summons
    A fill-in-the-blanks form.
  6. EF-6
    E-Filing Consent
    A fill-in-the-blanks consent to participate in an e-filed case.
  7. EF-7
    Notification for Sealing
    A fill-in-the-blanks form.
  8. EF-8
    Certification of Signature (Judge)
    Uniform Rule 202.5-b(e)(3)
  9. EF-9
    Certification of Signature (Attorney or Party)
    A fill-in-the-blanks form.
  10. EF-10
    Stipulation and Consent to E-Filing
    A fill-in-the-blanks form.
  11. EF-11
    Change of E-mail Service Address Request Form
    A fill-in-the-blanks form.
  12. EF-12
    Statement of Authorization for Electronic Filing (Single Attorney Authorizing Individual Filing Agent)
    A fill-in-the-blanks form authorizing an individual filing agent to e-file documents on behalf of a single attorney.
    NOTE: This authorization must be posted once on the NYSCEF website as to each matter in which authorization is given.
  13. EF-13
    Statement of Authorization for Electronic Filing (Managing Attorney Authorizing Individual Filing Agent)
    A fill-in-the-blanks form authorizing an individual filing agent to file documents on behalf of multiple attorneys within the same firm/agency.
    NOTE: This authorization must be posted once on the NYSCEF website as to each matter in which authorization is given.
  14. EF-14
    Statement of Authorization for Electronic Filing (Single Attorney Authorizing Filing Agent Entity)
    A fill-in-the-blanks form authorizing a filing agent entity and its employees to e-file documents on behalf of an attorney.
    NOTE: This authorization must be posted once on the NYSCEF website as to each matter in which authorization is given.
  15. EF-15
    Statement of Authorization for Electronic Filing (Managing Attorney Authorizing Filing Agent Entity)
    A fill-in-the-blanks form authorizing a filing agent entity and its employees to e-file documents on behalf of multiple attorneys within the same firm/agency.
    NOTE: This authorization must be posted once on the NYSCEF website as to each matter in which authorization is given.
  16. EF-16
    Revocation of Authorization for Electronic Filing – Single Attorney
    A fill-in-the-blanks form revoking a prior authorization given to a filing agent to e-file documents on behalf of an attorney.
    NOTE: This form must be sent to the E-Filing Resource Center for processing.
  17. EF-17
    Revocation of Authorization for Electronic Filing – Managing Attorney
    A fill-in-the-blanks form revoking a prior authorization given to a filing agent to e-file documents on behalf of multiple attorneys in the same firm/agency.
    NOTE: This form must be sent to the E-Filing Resource Center for processing.
  18. EF-18
    Authorization of Agent for Service
    A fill-in-the-blanks form authorizing a filing agent to act on behalf of an attorney with respect to electronic service and notification.
    NOTE: This authorization must be sent to the E-Filing Resource Center for processing.
  19. EF-19
    Revocation of Authorization – Agent For Service
    A fill-in-the-blanks form revoking a prior authorization given to a filing agent to act on behalf of an attorney with respect to electronic service and notification in an e-filed matter.
    NOTE: This form must be sent to the E-Filing Resource Center for processing.
  20. EF-20
    Notice of Hard Copy Submission – E-Filed Cases
    This form must be annexed to hard copy submissions in e-filed cases when and as permitted by local rules or protocols.
  21. EF-21
    Notice of Hard Copy Exhibit Filing
    A fill-in-the-blanks form to be completed and e-filed when authorized to submit exhibits in hard copy pursuant to Rule 202.5-b.
  22. EF-22
    Notice to County Clerk – CPLR § 8019(c)
    A fill-in-the-blanks form notifying the County Clerk of a court order directing that an entry be made to a case docket.
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MANDATORY E-Filing Forms

  1. EFM-1
    Notice of Commencement of Action Subject to Mandatory Electronic Filing
    This form must be served in hard copy with commencement papers in a mandatory e-filed case.
  2. EFM-2
    Notice of Opt-Out from Participation in Action Subject to Mandatory Electronic Filing
    This form must be served and filed with the clerk's office when a party is opting out of mandatory e-filing pursuant to Rule 202.5-bb.
  3. EFM-3
    Notice of Hard Copy Submission – E-Filed Cases
    This form must be annexed to hard copy submissions in e-filed cases when and as permitted by local rules or protocols.
  4. EFM-4
    Notice of Hard Copy Exhibit Filing
    A fill-in-the-blanks form to be completed and e-filed when authorized to submit exhibits in hard copy pursuant to Rule 202.5-b.
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Court of Claims Forms

  1. CC-1
    Consent to E-Filing Court of Claims Case
    E-Filing consent to participate in a Court of Claims e-filed case.
  2. CC-2
    Court Notice Regarding Availability of Electronic Filing (Court of Claims Cases)
    A notice of availability form and instructions for filing by electronic means.
  3. CC-3
    Stipulation and Consent to E-Filing
    A stipulation and consent to e-filing that must be printed, completed, and e-filed.
  4. CC-4
    Notice of Hard Copy Submission - E-filed Case
  5. CC-5
    Notice of Hard Copy Exhibit Filing
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Surrogate's Court Forms

  1. SC-1
    Notice Regarding Availability of Electronic Filing
    A notice of availability form and instructions for e-filing.
  2. SC-2
    Request For Surrogates Court Action
    A fill-in-the-blanks form.
  3. SC-3
    Consent to E-Filing
    A fill-in-the-blanks form.
  4. SC-4
    Notice Regarding Sealing of Document in E-Filed Proceeding
    A fill-in-the-blanks form.
  5. SC-5
    Statement of Authorization for Electronic Filing (Single Attorney Authorizing Individual Filing Agent)
    A fill-in-the-blanks form authorizing an individual filing agent to e-file documents on behalf of an attorney.
    NOTE: This authorization must be posted once on the NYSCEF website as to each proceeding in which authorization is given.
  6. SC-6
    Statement of Authorization for Electronic Filing (Single Attorney Authorizing Filing Agent Entity)
    A fill-in-the-blanks form authorizing a filing agent entity and its employees to e-file documents on behalf of an attorney.
    NOTE: This authorization must be posted once on the NYSCEF website as to each proceeding in which authorization is given.
  7. SC - 7
    Statement of Authorization for Electronic Filing (Managing Attorney Authorizing Individual Filing Agent)
    A fill-in-the-blanks form authorizing an individual filing agent to e-file documents on behalf of multiple attorneys within the same firm/agency.
    NOTE: This authorization must be posted once on the NYSCEF website as to each proceeding in which authorization is given.
  8. SC - 8
    Statement of Authorization for Electronic Filing (Managing Attorney Authorizing Filing Agent Entity)
    A fill-in-the-blanks form authorizing a filing agent entity and its employees to e-file documents on behalf of multiple attorneys within the same firm/agency.
    NOTE: This authorization must be posted once on the NYSCEF website as to each proceeding in which authorization is given.
  9. SC - 9
    Revocation of Authorization for Electronic Filing – Single Attorney
    A fill-in-the-blanks form revoking a prior authorization given to a filing agent to e-file documents on behalf of an attorney.
    NOTE: This form must be sent to the E-Filing Resource Center for processing.
  10. SC - 10
    Revocation of Authorization for Electronic Filing – Managing Attorney
    A fill-in-the-blanks form revoking a prior authorization given to a filing agent to e-file documents on behalf of multiple attorneys in the same firm/agency.
    NOTE: This form must be sent to the E-Filing Resource Center for processing.
  11. SC-11
    Notice of Hard Copy Submission – E-Filed Proceeding
    This form must be annexed to hard copy submissions in e-filed proceedings when and as permitted by local rules or protocols.
  12. SC-12
    Notice of Hard Copy Exhibit Filing
    A fill-in-the blanks form to be completed and e-filed when authorized to submit exhibits in hard copy pursuant to Rule 207.4-a.
  13. SC-13
    Surrogate's Court Forms in PDF/Omni/Wordperfect format
    This is a link to additional Surrogate's Court Forms.
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Surrogate's Court MANDATORY E-Filing Forms

  1. SCM-1
    Notice of Commencement of Proceeding Subject to Mandatory Electronic Filing
    This form must be served in hard copy with commencement papers in mandatory e-filed proceeding.
  2. SCM-2
    Notice of Opt-Out from Participation in Proceeding Subject to Electronic Filing
    This form must be served and filed with the clerk's office when a party is opting out of mandatory e-filing pursuant to Rule 207.4-aa.
  3. SCM-3
    Notice of Hard Copy Submission - E-Filed Proceeding
    This form must be annexed to hard copy submissions in e-filed proceedings when and as permitted by local rules or protocols.
  4. SCM-4
    Notice of Hard Copy Exhibit Filing
    A fill-in-the blanks form to be completed and e-filed when authorized to submit exhibits in hard copy pursuant to Rule 207.4-a.
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Westchester County Forms

  1. CPLR 8019 (C) Notification to Amend Docket
    If a previously entered Judgment is affected by a subsequent order, this form must be submitted by counsel to provide notice to the County Clerk pursuant to CPLR 8019 (c). Be sure to include a copy of the order with this form.
  2. Objections to Taxation/Notice of Re-Taxation
    Opposing counsel may submit this form with a description of objections after being served with a Judgment on Notice. This form must be submitted at least two days prior to the settlement date.
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For Court Use Only

  1. Court User Registration Form to Access the E-Filing System
    An application form for a user id to access the E-Filing System. (For Court Employee Users)
  2. E-Filing Payment Authorization
    Contains MasterCard/Visa authorization sheet for the E-Filing System.
  3. Authorization Permission
    Authorizes Access to Judge's Staff
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Filing E-mail: EFile@nycourts.gov Phone: (646) 386-3033 Fax: (212) 401-9146