Filing Fees

Civil Division

 Note: All cases also have a process service fee that is billed to the plaintiff by the assigned process server. 

E-filing fee (as of March 1, 2016)
House bill 5029

New general civil cases filed in the District Court Including Summary Proceedings actions.

$10.00

New Landlord/Tenant cases filed in the District Court – without money judgement.

$10.00

Civil actions filed in the District Court if a claim for money damages is joined with a claim for relief other than money damages, includes Landlord/Tennant cases.

$20.00

Small claims filed in the District Court.

$5.00

 

Civil Cases

$0 – $600

$25.00

$601 – $1,750

$45.00

$1,751 – $10,000

$65.00

$10,001 – $25,000

$150.00

 

Claim & Delivery

Complaint for Possession

$65.00

Possession and Money Judgment
$0 – $600

$70.00

$601 – $1,750

$90.00

$1,751 – $10,000

$110.00

$10,001 – $25,000

$195.00

 

Landlord / Tenant Cases
Items needed when filing

Possession only

$55.00

Possession and Money Judgment
$0 – $600

$90.00

$601 – $1,750

$110.00

$1,751 – $10,000

$130.00

$10,001 – $25,000

$215.00

 

Small Claims Cases
items needed when filing

$0 – $600

$30.00

$601 – $1,750

$50.00

$1,751 – $5,000

$70.00

 

Other Miscellaneous Fees

Forms

$1.00

Subpoena

$15.00

Garnishments

$15.00

Order to Seize Property

$15.00

Order of Eviction

$15.00

Motions

$20.00

Certified Copies (1st page)

$10.00

Jury Demand

$50.00