FEE SCHEDULE


Fee Schedule on Circuit Civil Cases Effective 2/21/13

General Fees
Service
Fee
Copies of public record documents not more than 14 in. by 8.5 in., per page $ 1.00
Copies of public record documents more than 14 in. by 8.5 in., per page $ 5.00
Certifying copies per document $ 2.00
Exemplified certificates, including signing/sealing $ 7.00
Preparing, issuing and filing a subpoena for a witness $ 7.00
Signing and sealing only $ 2.00
Sign and seal Clerk's certificate $ 7.00
Searching of records, per year $ 2.00
Sealing any court file or expungement of a record $ 42.00
Each defendant name after 1st 5 names $ 2.50
Notary fee $ 10.00
Preparing a Satisfaction of Judgment $ 7.00
Circuit Civil Cases
Service
Fee
Circuit Civil Claim $ 400.00
Circuit Civil Counterclaim, Counter petition, Crossclaim, or 3rd Party Complaint $ 395.00
Mortgage Foreclosure/Real Property
Claim= $0-$50,000 $ 400.00
Claim= $50,000.01-$250,000 $ 905.00
Claim= $250,000.01 or more $ 1,905.00
Mortgage Foreclosure/Real Property Counterclaims
Claim= $0-$50,000 $ 395.00
Claim= $50,000.01-$250,000 $ 900.00
Claim= $250,000.01 or more $ 1,900.00
Judicial Sale $ 70.00
Attachment, Replevin, Distress (in addition to filing fee) $ 85.00
Garnishment Action $ 85.00
Severance of Action $ 18.00
Foreign Judgment- enforcement of money judgment (in addition to filing fees) $ 42.00
Reopen Fee (includes Petition for Modification) $ 50.00
Malpractice 90-day extension $ 42.00
Eminent Domain Registry Fee $ 170.00
Non-resident Plaintiff Fee $ 100.00
Issue Summons per defendant to be served (including Alias, Pluries summons) $ 10.00
Attorney appearing pro hac vice $ 100.00
Clerk's fee for depositing funds into the Court Registry- please provide a separate check for deposit 3% of 1st $500 plus 1.5% of each subsequent $100
Approval of Bond $ 8.50
Small Claims / County Civil Cases
Service
Fee
SC <$100 $ 55.00
SC $100 to $499 $ 80.00
SC $500 to $2,499 $ 175.00
SC $2,500 to $4,999 $ 300.00
CC $5,000 to $14,999 $ 300.00
County Civil Foreclosure $ 400.00
Replevin Statute 28.241(1)(A)
All claims up to $1,000 w/Replevin $ 130.00
All claims more than $1,000 w/Replevin $85 in addition to filing fee
Cross-claims, counter-claims, 3rd party claims if relief sought is >$2,500 <$15,000 $ 295.00
Eviction $ 185.00
Garnishment Action $ 85.00
Non-resident Plaintiff Fee $ 100.00
Issue Summons per defendant to be served (inlcuding Alias, Pluries summons) $ 10.00
Attorney appearing pro hac vice $ 100.00
Clerk's fee for depositing funds into the Court Registry- please provide a separate check for deposit 3% of 1st $500 plus 1.5% of each subsequent $100
Reopen for claims up to $500 $ 25.00
Reopen for claims over $500 $ 50.00
Judicial Sale $ 70.00
Court Ordered Mediation (county civil cases only) $ 60.00
Domestic Relations Cases
Service
Fee
Adoption-including sealing fee $ 442.00
Dissolution of Marriage $ 408.00
Dissolution of Marriage Counter petition $ 295.00
Dissolution of Marriage counterclaim when subsequent filing seeks a dissolution $ 392.50
Name Change $ 400.00
Domestic, Repeat, Date, Sexual Violence Injunctions $ -
Child Support $ 300.00
Other Domestic Relations $ 300.00
Paternity, grandparent visitation, supervised visitation, or child support cases $ 300.00
Counter Petition on paternity, grandparent visitation, supervised visitation, or child support cases $ 295.00
Modification of Dissolution of Marriage, Child Support, Custody, Visitation, or other relief $ 50.00
Reopen $ 50.00
Child Support Contest Fee $ 25.00
Child Support Delinquency Late Fee $ 25.00
Child Support Payoff Statement $ 25.00
Child Support Satisfaction of Judgment $ 25.00
Child Support Non Payment DL $ 25.00
Child Support Prep Judgment $ 7.00
Child Support Prep Notice $ 7.00
Child Support Prep Satisfaction $ 7.00
Recording of of Satisfaction $ 10.00
Child Support Depository Fees
$25.00 or less $ 1.00
$25.01 to $131.24 4% of payment amount
$131.25 or greater $ 5.25
Postage Fee Current Rate
Mediation fees, per person, per session
combined income $0 to $49,999 $ 60.00
combined income over $50,000 $ 120.00
Pro Se Form Packets
Service
Fee
Dissolution of Marriage w/dependant or minor children $ 16.00
Dissolution of Marriage w/no dependant or minor children or property $ 11.00
Dissolution of Marriage w/property but no dependant or minor children $ 12.00
Simplified Dissolution of Marriage $ 10.00
Supplemental petition for modification of child support $ 13.00
Supplemental petition to modify custody, visitation, and other relief $ 17.00
Supplemental Petition to Modify Alimony $ 12.00
Petition for Temporary Custody of Minor Child by Extended Family $ 13.00
Motion for contempt $ 4.00
Income Deduction Order $ 5.00
Motion to Cease Child Support $ 4.00
Petition for Paternity $ 16.00
Joint Petition for Stepparent Adoption $ 13.00
Name Change - Adult $ 5.00
Name Change - Child $ 10.00
Name Change - Family $ 11.00
Adoption by Relative $ 12.00
Enforce Foreign Order $ 7.00
Establish Parental Responsibility & Plan $ 11.00
Petition for Emergency Pickup Order $ 6.00
Temporary Custody - Extended Family $ 13.00
Probate
Service
Fee
Summary Administration <$1,000 $ 235.00
Summary Administration >$1,000 $ 345.00
Formal Administration $ 400.00
Ancilliary Administration $ 400.00
Curatorship $ 400.00
Petition Determine Heirs/Safety Deposit Box $ 231.00
Disposition of Personal Property $ 231.00
Foreign Will $ 231.00
Caveat/Notice of Trust $ 41.00
Petition to settle minor's claim $ 231.00
Signing of oath of witness to will $ 3.50
Guardianship (Person/Property) $ 400.00
Guardianship (Person only) $ 235.00
Guardianship (Advocate) $ 235.00
Guardianship (Veteran's) $ 235.00
Petition to determine Incapacity $ 231.00
Foreign guardian to manage property of a foreign ward $ 231.00
Petition for settlement of a minor's claim $ 231.00
Attorney Pro Hac Vice $ 100.00
Audit Fee <$25,000 $ 20.00
Audit Fee >$25,000 to $100,000 $ 85.00
Audit Fee >$100,000 to $500,000 $ 170.00
Audit Fee >$500,000 $ 250.00
Verify Inventory $ 85.00
Reopen Fee $ 50.00
Juvenile
Service
Fee
Juvenile Dependency $ 400.00
Adoption through Ch. 39 $ 400.00
Terminate Parental Rights through Ch. 39 $ 300.00
Appeals
Service
Fee
County Court to Circuit Court $ 281.00
Circuit Court fee- filing notice of appeal to higher court (includes certified copy of notice of appeal) $ 100.00
Appeal to District Court of Appeal (make check for this amount payable to same) $ 300.00
Clerk's Certificate $ 7.00
Preparing, numbering, and indexing an original record, per document $ 3.50
Additional Information
Reopen fees do not apply to writs of garnishment, replevins, distress, attachments, motions for rehearing filed within 10 days, motions for attorney's fees filed within 30 days, motions for dismissal after mediation agreement filed, a disposition of personal property without administration, any probate case prior to discharge of personal representative, any guardianship pleading prior to discharge, any mental health pleading, motions to withdraw by attorney, motions exclusively for the enforcement of child support, petitions for credit of child support, stipulations, responsive pleadings, cases in which there is no initial filing fee and motions for contempt. *For purposes of this section, a case is reopened after all appeals have been exhausted or time to file an appeal from a final order or final judgment has expired. A reopen fee may be assessed for any motion filed by any party at least 90 days after a final order or final judgment has been filed with the clerk of court.