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E-File a Document - (CM/ECF)

NEXTGEN INFORMATION

The District Court for the District of Montana went live with the Next Generation of CM/ECF ("NextGen") on September 27, 2021. All CM/ECF filers must now access PACER to electronically file documents in our CM/ECF system. Click here to review the NextGen flow chart to determine whether you are prepared for NextGen or follow the insturctions below.

YOU MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING TO ELECTRONICALLY FILE IN NEXTGEN

  • Individual PACER Account - If you do not have an individual PACER account, click here for instructions on how to register.
  • Upgraded PACER Account - If you already have an individual PACER account, you must upgrade your account or verify that your account is already upgraded. Click here for instructions.
  • Linked CM/ECF and PACER Accounts - You must link you CM/ECF account to your PACER account after we go live in order to be able to file electronically. Click here for instructions.

Forgot your CM/ECF user name or password?

Call the clerk's office for assistance in re-setting your password at (866) 463-4052 or email us at: mtd_registrations@mtd.uscourts.gov

Forgot your PACER user name or password?

Contact the PACER Service Center at (800) 676-6856 (You will need to know your account number) or click this link.

Login to CM/ECF
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CM/ECF Help Desk (866) 463-4052

Help Desk Hours:  The Help Desk is available from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Mountain Time, Monday through Friday, excluding Federal holidays.