Filing Fees



21-6-403
For initiating a cause of action in Circuit Court or an appeal from an inferior court.Foreign Judgments must be authenticated. (A cover sheet must accompany all cases (when either opening or closing a case.) Confidential form 35 must accompany all decrees involving children and must be completely filled out. This form will not be open for public inspection.) $165.00 $50.00
(re-opening of court case)
21-6-402
If any cause of action in Circuit Court becomes unusually lengthy additional fees may be assessed for each additional filing in accordance with the schedule of fees.
21-6-306
Issuance of writs of garnishments/execution (must be prepared by requesting attorney/party.) $20.00
Signature/seal of summons/subpoenas courtesy of three (3) summonses for each new case. The summons/subpoenas must be prepared by requesting party. Each Additional: $2.50
21-6-306
Recording fees for land records (including Lis Pendens) $15.00 ( $5.00each additonal)
Notary Bonds:
same as above
Plats & surveys must have required number of copies. Plats 5, Surveys 4.
 
Measurements 8.5” X 14” or smaller: same as above
Measurements Exceeding 8.5” X 14”: same as above
Material man’s Lien and Certificate of Assess. same as above
Foreign Judgments must be cert. within state:> same as above
21-6-306
UCC Filing and Termination $12.00
Partial UCC Release, Continuation, Amendments $6.00
4-9-501
UCC Search (per name) $6.00
First copy: $6.00
Per page after first copy $2.00
Copies mailed/faxed in/out (must be paid in advance) per page: $1.00
Copies in office per page: $.50

Administrative Office of the Courts