Welcome to the

ECF User's Manual


ECF User's Manual is currently being updated with changes associated with

new Local Rules and Administrative Procedures.

If you have procedural questions call 701-297-7100.

Links to:

ND Local Rules

CM-ECF Administrative Procedures

Notice and Service Requirements



WHAT'S NEW:  ePOC, eWOC, and eFinCert



Revised:  August 26, 2014


This manual is designed as a guide to assist registered ECF Users in filing documents electronically. Although filing requirements and references to the Bankruptcy Code and/or Rules may be provided for some topics, this manual should not be relied upon exclusively by the user. The Bankruptcy Code and/or Rules should be consulted. The Court does not endorse any particular software packages or applications.

Please remember to follow the prompts and notations

within the ECF Filing System.





All filers must redact:  Social Security or taxpayer-identification numbers;

dates of birth; names of minor children; and financial account numbers;

in compliance with Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9037.  

This requirement applies to all documents, including attachments.


North Dakota
ECF Technical Help Desk
(701) 297-7100