Payment Options

Paying in Person

Cash, certified checks, cashier’s checks, attorney and business checks,and money orders are accepted. American Express, Discover, Visa and MasterCard credit cards and most debit cards are also accepted. Convenience fees do apply.


Paying by Mail

Certified checks, cashier’s checks, money orders and business checks are accepted. Cash is accepted but not recommended. Credit and debit cards are not accepted.


Resources

 Costs, Fees & Payments 

Appeals

Appeal to Circuit Court - $70

Appeal to Circuit Court/Forcible Detainer - $70

Certifications

Act of Congress - $5

Certifications - $5

Petitions

Civil District (under $500) - $43

Civil District (over $500) $73

Attorney Tax Fee - $2.50

Third Party Complaint - $30

Executions - $20

Copies

Per CD - $20

Per Page - 25 cents

Evictions/Forcible

Forcible Detainer - $43

Attorney Tax Fee - $2.50 per case

Warrant of Possession - $40

Garnishments

Garnishment - $10

Garnishment Mailed Certified Fee - $6.70

Jury

Jury Fee - $30

Service

Service Fee by Sheriff - $40.00

Certified Mail (additional mailing costs may apply) - $11.54 per defendant

Secretary of State - $15.05