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My Account & Billing

Enter your PACER credentials to update personal information, register to file electronically with NextGen CM/ECF, make an online payment, or perform other account maintenance.

Keep your account updated with your personal information such as address, password, and email notification preferences.

Review your quarterly activity or pay a bill.

Reset your password or retrieve your username. 

PACER Administrative Account (PAA) holders can learn how to add and remove accounts and set up payment options. 

 Frequently Asked Questions

If you have PACER Administrative Account, you have the option to upgrade your account. Log in to Manage My Account and click Upgrade link next to your “Account Type." You will be prompted to:

  1. Create a username and password
  2. Adding a date of birth
  3. Select a county
  4. Select and answer two security questions

A message will also prompt you to upgrade when you try to use any PACER Administrative Account options besides viewing usage or making a payment.

A credit card stored in a PACER Administrative Account is only used for PACER fees.

To store a credit card to use for filing fees, each user will need to store one in their individual PACER account. Log in to Manage My Account and select “Manage My Stored Payment Information” under the “Payment” tab. Filing fees are processed through the court.

If the attorney's account is under your PACER Administrative Account, you can unlink the account so that you are no longer responsible for their PACER charges after they leave the firm.

A new employee should provide you with his or her last name and 7-digit PACER account number. If the employee does not have a PACER account, they need to create one and then provide the account number so you can add them to your PACER Administrative Account (PAA). To add an account:

  1. Log in to Manage My Account with your PAA username and password.
  2. Click on the PAA Maintenance tab.
  3. Select Add Existing PACER Account to My PAA.
  4. Enter the Account Number, Last Name, and a brief remark.
  5. Check the acknowledgement box and click Submit.

The attorney will receive an email indicating they have a request to join your PAA. They must log into Manage My Account using their PACER account credentials and accept your request in order to be added to your PAA.

Read the PACER Administrative Account User Manual for more information.

  1. Log into Manage My Account with your PACER Administrative Account (PAA) username and password.
  2. Click on the PAA Maintenance tab.
  3. Select Remove PACER Account(s) from My PAA.
  4. Enter a brief Remark, then check the box(es) for the account(s) you wish to remove.
  5. Click Submit.

Read the PACER Administrative Account User Manual for more information.