Circuit Clerk Filing Fees

Filing Fees (USD)

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.
$2.50 (each additional)

21-6-306
Recording fees for land records (including Lis Pendens)                
Notary Bonds 
(Plats & surveys must have required number of copies. Plats 5, Surveys 4.)
Measurements 8.5” X 14” or smaller
Measurements Exceeding 8.5” X 14”
Material man’s Lien and Certificate of Assess
Foreign Judgments (must be certified within State
$15.00 ( $5.00 each additonal)

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

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