Effective March 1, 2016, the cost to file a civil case in the 51st Circuit Court Office will include a new $25.00 e-filing fee that is mandated by the State. This fee will apply to all newly filed civil cases. If you have any questions, please refer to the Mandated Law.
|Schedule of Fees|
|Appeal to Circuit Court||$150.00|
|Appeal to Court of Appeals||$25.00|
|Certified Copies*||$10.00 (Additional $1.00 per page)|
|Filing Fee for New Case||$150.00|
|Filing Fee for New Divorce or New Custody Case||$255.00|
|Judgment Debtor Subpoena||$15.00|
|Judgment/Post Judgment Order Re Custody or Parenting Time||$80.00|
|Judgment/Post Judgment Order Re Support||$40.00|
|Machine Copies||$1.00 per page|
|Name/Background Search||$5.00 per name per 10 years|
|Writ of Garnishment or Execution||$15.00|
Many governmental agencies require certified copies. Please let us know at the time of your request that you require a certified copy. We will not certify any document brought into our office.