Probate Court Fees

Probate Court Notice  

Hours to Apply: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Starting January 1, 2013 Probate Court will only accept cash, money orders or cashier's checks in the exact amount for Marriage Licenses and Pistol Permits. Probate Court does not accept checks for Marriage Licenses and Pistol Permits.


ADMINISTRATION C.T.A., D.B.N. OR C.T.A.D.B.N. $130.00 plus $2.00/page, plus Citation
ADMINISTRATION NOT NECESSARY $145.00 plus $2.00/page
ADMINISTRATION, PERMANENT $130.00 plus $2.00/page
ADMINISTRATION, TEMPORARY $130.00 plus $2.00/page
AFFIDAVITS $20.00/page
ALCOHOL LICENSE $29.00
AMENDMENTS (BEFORE ORDER SIGNED)  $41.50 plus $2.00/page
AMENDMENTS (WHEN ORDER SIGNED)  $68.00 plus $2.00/page
CAVEAT $80.00 plus $2.00/page
CERTIFICATE FOR DISABLED VETERANS $29.00 plus $2.00/page
CERTIFICATE OF RESIDENCE $39.00
CLAIM $43.00 plus $2.00/page
COPIES (CERTIFIED)  $10.00 plus $1.00/page
COPIES (EXEMPLIFIED)  $15.00 plus $1.00/page
DISCHARGE OF ESTATES $90.00, plus $2.00/page
DISCHARGE of CONSERVATOR $110.00, plus $2.00/page
DISCHARGE of GUARDIAN $120.00, plus $2.00/page
DIVISION IN KIND $90.00 plus $2.00/page
EXECUTOR'S BOND $43.00 plus $2.00/page
EXPLOSIVE PERMIT $35.00
FAIR/CARNIVAL PERMIT $25.00 plus $2.00/page
FI FA $65.00 plus $2.00/page
FIREWORKS PERMIT $50.00 plus $2.00/page
GUARDIAN AD LITEM $29.00

GUARDIAN OF MINOR (PERMANENT) 
GUARDIAN OF MINOR AND CONSERVATORSHIP

$100.00 plus $2.00/page
$150.00 for each Gdn Ad Litem
GUARDIAN OF MINOR (TEMPORARY) 
GUARDIAN OF MINOR AND CONSERVATORSHIP
$100.00 plus $2.00/page
$150.00 for each Gdn Ad Litem
GUARDIAN OF ADULT (PERMANENT/EMERGENCY) 
GUARDIAN OF ADULT AND CONSERVATORSHIP
Person only $600.00*
Person and Conservator $600.00
GUARDIAN'S REPORT OF WARD $13.50
HABEAS CORPUS $115.00 plus $2.00/page
INVENTORY $40.00 plus $2.00/page
LEAVE TO SELL AT PRIVATE SALE $110.00 plus $2.00/page
LEAVE TO SELL AT PUBLIC OUTCRY $71.00 plus $2.00/page
LEAVE TO SELL PERISHABLE PROPERTY $90.00 plus $2.00/page
LEAVE TO SELL STOCK $65.00 plus $2.00/page
MOTIONS $44.00 plus $2.00/page
MOTION TO DISMISS PETITION $62.00 plus $2.00/page
ORDER TO INCREASE BOND $43.00 plus $2.00/page
PETITION FOR ACCOUNTING $90.00 plus $2.00/page
PETITION FOR ATTORNEY FEES $105.00 plus $2.00/page
PETITION FOR WAIVER OF BOND/GRANT OF POWERS $90.00 plus $2.00/page
PETITION TO CHANGE BIRTH CERTIFICATE $60.00 plus $2.00/page

PETITION TO COMPROMISE DOUBTFUL CLAIM OF A MINOR

$100.00 plus $2.00/page
PETITION TO DETERMINE HEIRS $90.00 plus $2.00/page
PETITION TO ENCROACH $95.00 plus $2.00/page 
PETITION TO ENCUMBER OR CONVEY $73.00 plus $2.00/page, citation
PETITION TO ENTER SAFE DEPOSIT BOX $56.00 plus $2.00/page
PETITION TO TERMINATE/MODIFY GUARD OF INCAP. ADULT $100.00 plus $2.00/page
PETITION TO QUALIFY AS SUCC. EXECUTOR $78.00 plus $2.00/page
PETITION TO REDUCE BOND $62.00 plus $2.00/page
PETITION TO REMOVE FIDUCIARY $71.00 plus $2.00/page
PROBATE: COMMON FORM $130.00 plus $2.00/page
PROBATE: SOLEMN FORM $130.00 plus $2.00/page
RECORD MARK & BRANDS $50.00 plus $2.00/page
RENUNCIATION $41.50 plus $2.00/page
REQUEST TO TERMINATE TEMPORARY GUARDIANSHIP $80.00 plus $2.00/page
RETURNS $40.00
RULE NISI $52.50 plus $2.00/page
SUBPOENA $35.00 to Serve
$50.00 Additional if Probate Court Serves
WILL FOR SAFE KEEPING $40.00
YEAR'S SUPPORT $130.00, plus $2.00/page
ALL CONTESTED HEARINGS $56.00 full day
$44.00 per half day paid by the
objecting party unless otherwise ordered by the court


FOR OTHER PROCEEDINGS WHICH ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY COVERED ABOVE,
THE GENERAL COSTS WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:

 FOR RECEIVING $100.00 plus $2.00/page 
 FOR FILING AND DOCKETING $100.00 plus $2.00/page
 FOR ISSUING ORDER $100.00 plus $2.00/page

The new civil acting filing fee add-on of $15.00 will not apply to applications for a Firearms License or for a Marriage License. It will not apply to Inventories, Returns, Personal Status Reports or to other similar reports to the Court.

This fee will apply to new petitions, whether in existing estates or in estates which are opened by the petition in question, regardless of whether the new petition is given a new case number of the same case number as that of the first petition filed in the estate.

* Guardian of Adult will increase to $600.00 on January 1, 2012

 
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