Cost & Fee Schedule


 

 

COST & FEE SCHEDULE

 

 

Acceptable payment types are cash, moneyorder, cashier check, business check only

A fee of $30.00 will be charged for any check  returned by the financial institution.

 

CIVIL CASES–SUPERIOR & STATE COURTS

General Civil/Domestic                                                                                 $210.00

 

Plus applicable service fees.  ALL cases except:

1) Family violence;

2) abandoned motor vehicle actions; and

3) Incoming transfers.  See below for additional sums in condemnation and bond validation cases.

Family Violence

NoFee

Incoming Transfers from:

Superior and State Court

Probate Court

Magistrate Court

$50.00

$50.00

$210.00

Publication Costs–Standard Notice

Adoption*

Divorce and Name Change*

$60.00

$80.00

Appeals  from Lower Courts  (same as GeneralCivil fee)

$210.00

 

 

Condemnation and Validation of Bond Action

 

Per Bond

To be collected at conclusion of action inaddition to General Civil Costs above

up to 500 bonds

$1.00

over 500 bonds

$.50

Per page for recording

$1.50

Subpoena

$5.00

Issuing  Execution

$0.00

 

SHERIFF’S SERVICE FEES

Per Copy Served,  General

$50.00

Action from Another County

$50.00

Per Garnishee Served (1st Copy)

$50.00

Second and Subsequent Copy(s)

$6.00

Per Tenant in Dispossessory Action

$25.00

Levying  on attachment

$50.00

Summoning each witness

$10.00

Taking bonds in criminal cases

$20.00

Search/return of nulla bona

$20.00


APPEALS TO SUPREME COURT AND COURT OF APPEAL

Preparation of Record, per page

$1.00

Copying  Transcript Where Required, per page

$1.00

Preparation of transcript when clerk is not required to recopy

$35.00

Entering Remittitur

$0.00

Per Seal and Certification (in addition to all other costs)

$2.00

Costs for preparation and furnishing copy of the record of appeal in capital felony case to the Attorney General  in accordance with OCGA 5-6-43

·    Preparation of record, per page

·    Transcript

·    Clerks Certificate

 

 

 

 

$5.00

Nofee

$1.00

 

NOTARY PUBLIC

Issuance of New Certificate

$47.00

Renewal

$47.00

Certificate of Authority

$2.00

 

PARTNERSHIPS

General, Limited and Amendments, each                                                     $210.00

 

 

TRADE NAME REGISTRATION

Registration

$167.00

Publication Cost–Standard Notice*

$40.00

 

OTHER RECORDING                                                     1st  Page           2nd and Over

Veteran Discharge

$0.00

$0.00

Bar Admission Documents

$0.00

$0.00

All Other Recording

$5.00

$2.00

 

MISCELLANEOUS COSTS

Copy, Uncertified, if no assistance required, per page

$.50

Copy, Uncertified, if assistance is required, per page

$1.00

Copy, Certified or Exemplified, first  page

$2.50

Each page after first

$.50

Copy, Oversize, Larger than 8½x 14", per page

$2.00

Computer Printouts, per page or equivalent

$2.50

Copy, Faxed or Electronic,first  page

$2.50

Each page after first

$1.00

Certificate of pending action or unsatisfied judgment as provided in OCGA 40-9-40

$3.00

*Publication Costs are made payable to the Legal Organ: The True Citizen.


SUPERIOR & STATE COURT OF BURKE COUNTY

REAL ESTATE COST & FEE SCHEDULE

 

 

Acceptable payment types are cash, money order, cashier check  or business check.

A fee of $30.00 will be charged for any check  returned by the financial institution.

 

RECORDING COSTS --DEEDS AND REAL ESTATE

 

1st Page

2nd and Over

Deeds

$10.00

$2.00

Cancellation of Security Deed

$10.00

$2.00

Assignments of Security Deeds

Per Deed Assigned

 

$5.00

 

 

Other Recording on Deed Record

$10.00

$2.00

Plats, Maps and Condominium Floorplans

$8.00

$8.00

Cross-indexing to previous instrument

(mandatory or by request)

$2.00

N/A

 

LIENS AND GENERAL EXECUTION DOCKET

 

1st Page

2nd and Over

General Executionor Lien Recording

$5.00

$2.00

Materialman’s Liens, Notices, Bonds

$5.00

$2.00

Lis Pendens

$5.00

$2.00

Hospital Lien

$5.00

$2.00

Federal  Tax Lien

$5.00

$2.00

AllLien Cancellation or Release per instrument

$5.00

$2.00

Cross-indexing to previous instrument

(mandatory or by request)

$2.00

N/A

 

UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE AND PERSONAL PROPERTY

 

1st Page

2nd and Over

Financing Statement (UCC-1)

$10.00

$2.00

Financing Statement with Assignment (UCC-1)

$20.00

$2.00

Real Estate Notice Filing (UCC-2)

$5.00

$2.00

Amendment or Assignment (UCC-3)

$10.00

$2.00

Continuation (UCC-3)

$10.00

$2.00

Termination or Release (UCC-3)

$10.00

$2.00

Personal Property Lien (Non-UCC)

$5.00

$2.00

Personal Property Cancellation (Non-UCC)

$5.00

$2.00

Personal Property Recording Other

$5.00

$2.00

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