Filing Fees

COST DEPOSITS REQUIRED IN THE FOLLOWING CASES
(Service fees are payable to Sheriff as of 10-5-2009)

Please note:  All civil, domestic relations, and probate cases require filing a party information sheet which is available at Court Forms. If you file multiple cases, you must submit a separate check or money order for each case.

We accept cash, cashier's check, money order, business checks, credit cards and debit cards issued by Mastercard, VISA and Discover. Cards will incurr a convenience fee per transaction.

Service fee within Jasper County is $45 payable to Jasper County Sheriff.

For services outside of Jasper County, you must contact the appropriate Sheriff's department to determine service fee and pay with a separate check payable to that department.
Civil Lawsuits
Associate $43.00
Circuit $95.00

Small Claims
Associate $20.00

Family Court
Divorce $127.00
Paternity $127.00
Custody $127.00
Name Change $127.00

Adaptions $185.00

Court of Appeals $70.00
(plus $6.00 / certified mail - Court of Appeals & all opposing attys and / or parties must be served by certified mail.)