Oceana County Michigan

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Civil Filing Fees (Effective March 1, 2016)

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

Small Claims
Claims to $600 $30
$601 – $1,750 $50
$1,751 – $6,000 $70
General Civil
Claims to $600 $35
$601 – $1,750 $55
$1,751 – $10,000 $75
$10,001 – $25,000 $160
Abandoned Vehicles $75
Claim and Delivery
Possession Only $75
Possession with Money Judgment
Claims to $600 $110
$601 – $1,750 $130
$1,751 – $10,000 $150
$10,001 – $25,000 $235
Motion (If Filed Separately) $20
Landlord/Tenant and Land Contract Forfeiture
Possession Only $55
Possession with Money Judgment
Claims to $600 $90
$601 – $1,750 $110
$1,751 – $10,000 $130
$10,001 – $25,000 $215
Writ for Eviction $15
Other Miscellaneous Fees
Jury Demand $50
Motion $20
Subpoena/Writ/Garnishment $15
Certified Copies (1st Page) $10
SCAO Approved Forms $1
Copy (Per Page) $1

Contact 78th District Court

Staff

Honorable H. Kevin Drake
District Court Judge
Adriana Facundo
Magistrate / Court Administrator
Brandi Bruch
Chief Clerk / Deputy Magistrate
Cristine Ortwine
Deputy Clerk - Traffic Division
Kay Tull
Deputy Clerk - Civil Division

Oceana County Building

100 S. State Street, Suite L-15
P.O. Box 471
Hart, MI 49420
Phone: (231) 873-4530
Fax: (231) 873-1861

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Oceana County News

Job Opportunity – District Court Deputy Clerk – Civil Division

Posted: July 14th, 2021
Under the direction of the Court Administrator/Magistrate, performs a variety of complex clerical tasks throughout the life cycle of
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Job Opportunity – Maintenance Supervisor

Posted: July 11th, 2021
Position Description: Under the general direction of the County Administrator, oversees the daily operations of the maintenance department and supervises
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Job Opportunity – Court Recorder / Collections Clerk

Posted: June 29th, 2021
Under the supervision of the Chief Circuit Court Judge, serves a multi-capacity role including court recorder, collections clerk, and
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Press Release – Oceana County courts increase in-person access

Posted: June 24th, 2021
In response to updated guidance from the Michigan Supreme Court, Michigan State Court Administrator’s Office, the Michigan Department of
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Aug5

Planning Commission Meeting

Oceana County Building
1:00pm - 3:00pm
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Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting

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3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Department of Veterans Affairs Meeting

County Services Building – Griswold Street
11:00am - 1:00pm
Aug12

Board of Commissioners Meeting

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