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District Civil 

The District Civil Division handles a variety of civil cases on the district level including evictions and unlawful detainers.  Note: There is a general filing information for small claims cases available in the Small Claims section here.

Fee Chart


Fee Description Claim Amount Fee at Filing
Filing Fee(One defendant) $6001.00 to $10,000 $291.00
Additional Service Fees Claim Amount Fee
Additional Defendant Any amount $15.00 per additional defendant
Additional Plaintiffs Any Amount $50.00($500 max)
Garnishment Any amount $35.00
Execution Any amount $35.00

Certified Mail (1oz) (RESTRICTED DELIVERY)


Any amount


$11.89 (add oz. .22) 

$6.74 (add oz. .22) 

Subpoenas Any amount $17.00 per subpoena
Motion for judgement, default judgment or summary judgment - $50.00