Please see attached  NOTICE concerning facial coverings and court appearances.

Filing Counters to open June 1 with limited access

The  filing counters will be open from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.   Anyone coming to the filing counter must wear nose and mouth covering and use hand sanitizer.  This directive remains in place until further notice.  The Judicial Branch appreciates your cooperation and thank you for working together during this time. 

For more information, please call court staff at (918) 207-3900.

SC-AD-20-03 Order Regarding COVID-19_05/28/20

Cherokee Nation District Court- Electronic Hearing Information

Please use the attached packet for Electronic Hearing Information: Packet for Electronic Hearings

Cherokee Nation Courts have relocated

The Cherokee Nation Court System has moved to our new location on the second floor of the Cherokee Nation Complex 17675 S. Muskogee Ave., Tahlequah, Ok 74464. Please use the western entrance (facing the high school) to the Tribal Complex.  The Court’s elevator is located immediately to the right and is marked for court use.



         Cherokee Nation Tribal Courts are open to every person or entity within the 14 county jurisdiction of the Cherokee Nation in northeastern Oklahoma, unless specifically limited by statute.  

          The District Court handles matters in the civil, criminal, and juvenile realms, while the Supreme Court hears cases of appeals and other matters as may be conferred by statute.


Mailing: P.O. Box 1097 Tahlequah, Ok 74465

Physical: 17675 S. Muskogee, 2nd Floor Tahlequah, Ok 74464

District Court (918) 207-3900    Supreme Court (918) 207-3990

Probation (918) 207-3991   Fax (918) 458-9572


Map for Courts location - Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Please use this map for locating the Cherokee Nation Courts.
CN Judicial Branch moves to Tribal Complex - Tuesday, February 27, 2018
TAHLEQUAH – The Cherokee Nation’s judicial branch has moved from its downtown location inside the CN Capitol Building to space in the recently built second story of the W.W. Keeler Tribal Complex

The Cherokee Nation Code Annotated is now available for purchase through the Cherokee Nation Gift Shop. 
Ordering information:

CNCA Available for Purchase

Cherokee Nation Gift Shop
17725 S. Muskogee Ave
Tahlequah, OK 74466
Monday - Saturday
9am - 5pm
11am - 4pm