Welcome to the Alabama
Board of Court Reporting Website

Notice to the public and all licensees: This is to advise that the ABCR offices are currently in transition. Communications are being received and processed as quickly as possible. Information and queries should be made to the ABCR office at P.O. Box 241565, Montgomery, AL 36124-0066 or board@abcr.alabama.gov. Thank you for your patience as we work through this transition period.

To establish and maintain a standard of competency for individuals engaged in the practice of court reporting and for the protection of the public, in general, and for the litigants whose rights to personal freedom and property are affected by the competency of court reporters (Section 34-8B-1).
Court reporting services in Alabama are delivered by licensed court reporters deemed qualified, professional, and ethical, ensuring maximum public protection.
  • We value the rights of the public affected by court reporting services.
  • We value the continuous improvement of Board staff to provide efficient, effective, and ethical service to the public and licensees.
  • We value competency of court reporters practicing in Alabama.