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Superior Court Filing Fees

 Statute  Service  Fees*
 12-311  Complaint or Petition  $254.00
 12-311  Petition for Name Change  $254.00
 12-311  Answer OR Initial Appearance  $172.00
 12-311  Petition to Take Deposition  $254.00
 12-311  Petition for Stay or Special Action  $254.00
 12-312A  Filing Intervener  $254.00
 12-312B  Additional Plaintiff's Fee / Third Party Complaint  $254.00
 12-312B  Additional Defendant's Fee  $172.00
 12-1705  Foreign Judgment  $254.00
 12-284D.2  Answer of Garnishee-Defendant  n/c
 12-284D.3  Garnishee Contesting Garnishment  $157.00
 12-407B  Change of Venue Transmittal Fee  $27.00
 12-407E  Change of Venue or Jurisdiction under 12-404, Plf/Pet pays fee  $27.00
 12-407C,E  Change of venue to this County  $254.00
 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.
 12-2107  Notice of Appeal Filing Fee / Cross Appeal  $92.00
 12-167  Tax Case  $254.00
 12-284  Civil Traffic Appeal  $92.00
 12-284  Emancipation of a Minor  $111.00
 12-284  Renewal of Judgment  $27.00

Domestic Relations

Statute Service Fees*
12-311  Petition for Dissolution of Marriage  $273.00
12-311  Response or Initial Appearance in Dissolution  $249.00
12-311  Petition for Legal Separation  $273.00
12-311  Response or Initial Appearance in Legal Separation  $249.00
12-311  Petition for Annulment  $273.00
12-311  Response to Petition for Annulment  $249.00
12-311  Miscellaneous Domestic Relations (Paternity/Maternity)  $268.00
12-311  Response to Misc. Domestic Relations (Paternity/Maternity)  $244.00
12-311  Miscellaneous Domestic Relations (Custody/Other)  $203.00
12-311  Response to Miscellaneous Domestic Relations (Custody/Other)  $179.00
 Domesticate Foreign Decree  $203.00
12-284A  Post-Decree Petitions  $134.00
12-407B  Change of Venue Transmittal Fee  $27.00
12-407E  Change of Venue to this County  $304.00


Statute Service Fees*
12-284A  Issuance of any Writ $27.00
12-284A  Marriage License $76.00
12-284A  Certified Copy of Marriage License or Application $27.00
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 $27.00
12-284A  Comparison fee, per page, of documents furnished by party $0.50
12-284A  Exemplification (2 seals) $54.00
12-284A  Authentication (3 seals) $81.00
12-284E  Certification of official capacity of notary public/ justice of the peace $27.00
12-284A  Certification of any matter not specifically provided $27.00
12-284E  Spousal Support / Child Support annual handling charge $60.00
12-284E  Payment History Record $27.00
12-284E  Filing transcript of judgment from any court $42.00
12-284B.6  Demand for Notice; or performing any act for which a specific fee is not provided by statute $27.00
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 $27.00
12-284B.6  Issuance of each subpoena in civil cases $27.00
12-284A  Seal court file $27.00
12-284A  Reopen a court file $27.00
12-284A  Postage and handling $7.00
   Returned check fee $25.00 
   Retrieve bank record $27.00
12-284A  Stop payment on a check $15.00
12-284A   Annual certification of bail bondsman $27.00
12-284A   Process server certification $174.00
12-284A  Research in locating a document, each year / source searched $27.00
7-103  Power of Attorney $27.00
12-284A,B.6  Court controlled trust account; charge for ea. Individual action $27.00

Probate, Conservatorship, Guardianship & Fiduciary

Statute Service Fees*
12-313A.1 Petition for Formal Probate or Appointment $278.00
12-313A.2 Application for Informal Probate or Informal Appointment $278.00
12-313A.3 Petition for Supervised Administration $278.00
12-313A.4 Petition to Appoint Guardian $278.00
12-313A.5 Petition to Appoint Conservator or make Protective Order $278.00
12-313B Single estate application under Chapter 3, Title 14 (14-3938) $278.00
12-313C Opposing Petition in Probate, Guardianship or Conservatorship $278.00
12-313C Any person opposing contested application, if no prior payment $278.00
14-391E Petition for Transfer of Real Property by Affidavit $278.00
12-284A Post-Judgment activities in probate cases $134.00

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.

Transfer from Justice Court

Statute Service Fees*
22-283   Appellant $254.00
22-283  Appellee $172.00
22-201D  Ownership of real property becomes an issue (Plaintiff) $254.00
22-201D  Ownership of real property becomes an issue (Defendant) $172.00
22-201F  Jurisdiction Exceeded (on Defendant's counterclaim) $172.00

*Fees are as of December 30, 2013, and include base fee and applicable service charges.

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