Superior Court Filing Fees Effective Aug 9, 2017

Civil

 Statute
 Service
 Fees*
 12-311
 Complaint or Petition
 $292.00
 12-311
 Petition for Name Change
 $292.00
 12-311
 Answer OR Initial Appearance
 $209.00
 12-311
 Petition to Take Deposition
 $292.00
 12-311
 Petition for Stay or Special Action
 $292.00
 12-312A
 Filing Intervener
 $292.00
 12-312B
 Additional Plaintiff's Fee / Third Party Complaint
 $292.00
 12-312B
 Additional Defendant's Fee
 $209.00
 12-1705
 Foreign Judgment
 $292.00
 12-284D.2
 Answer of Garnishee-Defendant
 n/c
 12-284D.3
 Garnishee Contesting Garnishment
 $194.00
 12-407B
 Change of Venue Transmittal Fee
 $28.00
 12-407E
 Change of Venue or Jurisdiction under 12-404, Plf/Pet pays fee
 $28.00
 12-407C,E
 Change of venue to this County
 $292.00
12-284E  Order to Show Cause - to appear and do one or more of the following (If no appearance fee has been previously paid):
   1. Request affirmative or counter relief;
   2. Attach process of proceedings;
   3. Take other affirmative action.
$194.00
12-2107    
 Notice of Appeal Filing Fee / Cross Appeal $94.00
 12-167 Tax Case $292.00
 12-284 Civil Traffic Appeal $93.00
 12-284 Emancipation of a Minor $146.00
12-284 Renewal of Judgment $28.00

Domestic Relations

Statute Service Fees*
12-311
 Petition for Dissolution of Marriage
 $311.00
12-311
 Response or Initial Appearance in Dissolution
 $285.00
12-311
 Petition for Legal Separation
 $311.00
12-311
 Response or Initial Appearance in Legal Separation
 $285.00
12-311
 Petition for Annulment
 $311.00
12-311
 Response to Petition for Annulment
 $285.00
12-311
 Miscellaneous Domestic Relations (Paternity/Maternity)
 $306.00
12-311
 Response to Misc. Domestic Relations (Paternity/Maternity)
 $280.00
12-311
 Miscellaneous Domestic Relations (Custody/Other)
 $241.00
12-311
 Response to Miscellaneous Domestic Relations (Custody/Other)
 $215.00

 Domesticate Foreign Decree
 $239.00
12-284A
 Post-Decree Petitions
 $170.00
12-407B
 Change of Venue Transmittal Fee
 $28.00
12-407E
 Change of Venue to this County
 $342.00

Miscellaneous

Statute Service Fees*
12-284A
 Issuance of any Writ
$28.00
12-284A
 Marriage License
$78.00
12-284A
 Certified Copy of Marriage License or Application
$28.00
12-284A
 Copies, per page
$0.50
12-284B.3
 Photographic copies per page (includes appeals)
$0.50
12-284A
 Certification as to correctness of documents
$28.00
12-284A
 Comparison fee, per page, of documents furnished by party
$0.50
12-284A
 Exemplification (2 seals)
$56.00
12-284A
 Authentication (3 seals)
$84.00
12-284E
 Certification of official capacity of notary public/ justice of the peace
$28.00
12-284A
 Certification of any matter not specifically provided
$28.00
12-284E
 Spousal Support / Child Support annual handling charge
$60.00
12-284E
 Payment History Record
$28.00
12-284E
 Filing transcript of judgment from any court
$43.00
12-284B.6
 Demand for Notice; or performing any act for which a specific fee is not provided by statute
$28.00
12-284A
 For services performed by the clerk that becomes a part of the case or matter of record in the office of the clerk
$28.00
12-284B.6
Issuance of each subpoena in civil cases $28.00
12-284A
 Seal court file
$28.00
12-284A
 Reopen a court file
$28.00
12-284A
 Postage and handling
$7.00

 Returned check fee
$25.00

 Retrieve bank record
$28.00
12-284A
 Stop payment on a check
$15.00
12-284A
 Annual certification of bail bondsman
$28.00
12-284A
 Process server certification
$177.00
12-284A
 Research in locating a document, each year / source searched
$28.00
7-103
 Power of Attorney
$28.00
12-284A,B.6

 Court controlled trust account; charge for ea. Individual action
$28.00

Probate, Conservatorship, Guardianship & Fiduciary

NOTE: An annual accounting fee will be charged on all probate and conservatorship cases based upon the amount of the estate inventory. Cases with an inventory of $10,000 or less will not be charged the accounting fee. A sliding scale has been established for inventories above $10,001.
Statute Service Fee*
12-313A.1
Petition for Formal Probate or Appointment
$316.00
12-313A.2
Application for Informal Probate or Informal Appointment
$316.00
12-313A.3
Petition for Supervised Administration
$316.00
12-313A.4
Petition to Appoint Guardian
$316.00
12-313A.5
Petition to Appoint Conservator or make Protective Order
$316.00
12-313B
Single estate application under Chapter 3, Title 14 (14-3938)
$316.00
12-313C
Opposing Petition in Probate, Guardianship or Conservatorship
$316.00
12-313C
Any person opposing contested application, if no prior payment
$314.00
14-391E
Petition for Transfer of Real Property by Affidavit
$316.00
12-284A
Post-Judgment activities in probate cases
$169.00

Transfer from Justice Court

Statute
Service
Fees*
22-283
 Appellant
$277.00
22-283
 Appellee
$196.00
22-201D
 Ownership of real property becomes an issue (Plaintiff)
$292.00
22-201D
 Ownership of real property becomes an issue (Defendant)
$209.00
22-201F
 Jurisdiction Exceeded (on Defendant's counterclaim)
$209.00