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Become a Kentucky Process Server

Requirements to Become a Process Server in Kentucky

  • Process servers in the state of Kentucky are not required to be licensed.
  • Service may be made upon an individual out of this state, other than an unmarried infant, a person of unsound mind or a prisoner, either by certified mail in the manner prescribed in Rule 4.01 (1) (a) or by personal delivery of a copy of the summons and of the complaint (or other initiating document) by a person over 18 years of age. Rule 4.01. Summons – Issuance – By whom served

NOTE: The requirements to become a process server change from time to time. You should contact your local county clerk or recorder to make sure the following information regarding becoming a process server in your state is still accurate.

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