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Fee Schedule

 

Marriage Licenses
Florida Residents with Premarital Preparation Course Completion Certificate61.00
Non-Florida Residents or Florida Residents without Premarital Preparation Course Completion Certificate93.50
  
  
     *Credit / Debit Card Fee 3.5%

 

Passports
Passport Application Fee:
     16 years of age and older110.00*
     15 years of age and younger80.00*
* Make check or money order payable to: U.S. Department of State
Expedited Service; additional per application:60.00
Clerks Fee (Cash or Credit/Debit Card)25.00*
     *Credit / Debit Card Fee

 

Recording Department
Recording, Indexing, Filing any instrument
     Not more than 14" x 8½", First Page10.00
     Each additional page8.50
Declaration of Domicile, preparing affidavit7.00
Documentary Stamps on Deeds
     per hundred of face value or fraction thereof0.70
Documentary Stamps on Mortgages
     per hundred of face value or fraction thereof0.35
Examining, Certifying and Recording Plats and for Recording Condominium Exhibits
     larger than 14" x 8 1/2"
     First page35.00
     Each additional page19.50
Indexing instruments recorded in the Official Records which contain more than 4 names,
     per additional name1.00
Indexing each entry not recorded1.00
Intangible Tax on Mortgages
     $2.00 per $1000 or fraction thereof0.002
Lis Pendens
     First Page,5.00
      for each additional page,4.00
      per name over 4 (includes the names of all plaintiffs and defendants).1.00
Mechanic's Lien - Recording the Certificate
     First page10.00
     Each additional page8.50
     Issuance of Certificate by Clerk20.00
     Multiple liens, in addition to above, each10.00
Deposit/Bond required as security:
      Amount of Lien plus interest (3 years of legal percentage) plus:
     Court costs, whichever is greater:25% or1,000.00
     Approving Bond10.00
 TAX DEEDS
Tax deed sale, processing application of60.00
Disbursement of excess proceeds of tax deed sale
     First $100 or fraction thereof10.00

 

Miscellaneous Charges
Approving Bond8.50
Attorney, pro hac vice100.00
CD/DVD - per cd/dvd10.00
Certifying copies of any instrument in public records2.00
Copying any instrument in public records
     Not more than 14" x 8 1/2" , per page1.00
     Larger than 14" x 8 1/2", per page5.00
Copying any instrument in public records
     by other than photographic process, per page6.00
Exemplified / Authenticated Certificates7.00
Making microfilm copies of any public record
     16 mm 100' microfilm roll42.00
Oath, administering, attesting and sealing, not otherwise provided for3.50
Receiving and disbursing all restitution payments, per payment3.50
Receiving Money into Court Registry:
     First $500.003.0%
     Balance of1.5%
Sealing any court file or expungement of any record42.00
Searching of records, each year's search, per name2.00
Subpoena for a witness, issuing and filing, including
     writing, preparing, signing and sealing7.00
Subpoenas, signing and sealing2.00
Summons, per defendant10.00
Verifying any instrument presented for Certification
     prepared by someone other than Clerk, per page3.50
Writing any paper other than herein specifically mentioned,
     same as for copying, including signing and sealing, per page7.00
Credit/Debt card fee (charged by credit card company).3.5%

 

Appellate Proceedings
From County Court to Circuit Court281.00
From Circuit Court to District Court
     Payable to Clerk of Circuit Court100.00
     Payable to Fourth District Court300.00
Additional miscellaneous service charges required under Chapter 28 for services rendered in the processing of an appeal will be assessed.

 

Civil Division
 CIRCUIT COURT
Civil action, not more than 5 defendants400.00
     for each defendant over 5, per defendant2.50
Cross, Counter, Third Party Claims395.00
Attachment, Replevin and Distress85.00
Foreclosure / Other Real Property 
     $50,000 or less400.00
     $50,001 and less than $250,000905.00
     $250,000 or more1905.00
      CROSS, COUNTER CLAIM/PETITION
     $50,000 or less395.00
     $50,001 TO $250,000900.00
     $250,000 or more1900.00
Garnishment, proceedings of85.00
Judicial Sale Fee70.00
Judicial Sales 
     A deposit of 5%, cleared funds, of final bid is required By 3:00 pm the day before the sale
Medical Negligence Cases
     Petition to Extend Time42.00
Receiving Money into Court Registry
     First $500.003.0%
     Balance of1.5%
     Eminent Domain actions, per deposit170.00
Reopen50.00
Severance18.00
Summons Per Defendant10.00
 COUNTY COURT
Civil Action more than $5,000 but not more than $15,000300.00
     For each defendant over 5, per defendant2.50
Cross, Counter, Third Party Claims295.00
Attachment, Replevin and Distress85.00
Garnishment, proceedings of85.00
Removal of Tenant Action (Eviction)185.00
Claims not more than $1,000 filed w/replevin130.00
Reopen
     less than $500.0025.00
     more than $500.0050.00
Summons Per Defendant10.00
 COUNTY COURT - SMALL CLAIMS
Claims less than $100.0055.00
     $100.00 but less than $500.0080.00
     $500 but less than $2,500175.00
     $2,500 but less than $5,000300.00
Cross, Counter, Third Party Claims - $2500 & over295.00
Reopen
     less than $50025.00
     more than $50050.00
Summons Per Defendant10.00
 PROBATE COURT and GUARDIANSHIP
Opening a case (single petition filing)231.00
Audit Fee - Initial Verified Inventory
     Property Value in Excess of $25,00085.00
Audit Fee - Annual and Final Accounting with value from
     $0 up to and including $25,00020.00
     $25,001 up to and including $100,00085.00
     $100,001 up to and including $500,000170.00
     in excess of $500,001250.00
Caveat

41.00 +postage

Determination of Incompetency231.00
Disposition of Personal Property (Small Estate) without Administration231.00
Formal Administration, Guardianship, Ancillary, Curatorship, Conservatorship and Trusts400.00
Guardianship Proceedings, Person Only235.00
Notice of Trust41.00
Petition and Order to Admit
     Foreign Wills, Authenticated Copies,
     Exemplified Copies, or Transcript of Record231.00
Reopen50.00
Summary Administration for Estate,
     valued at less than $1,000235.00
     valued at $1,000 or more345.00
Trusts400.00
Veteran's Administration Guardianship235.00

 

Family Services Division
Dissolution of Marriage, Petition for (divorce)408.00
Adoptions / Termination of Parental Rights442.00
All other cases300.00 / 400.00
Baker ActNO FEE
Garnishment188.00
Civil Dissolution Counter Petition403.00
Counter Petition295.00
Injunction for Protection
     Domestic ViolenceNO FEE
     Repeat, Dating, or Sexual ViolenceNO FEE
Marchman ActNO FEE
Petition for Modification of Final Judgment of Dissolution of Marriage50.00
Reopen50.00
 CHILD SUPPORT OR ALIMONY
Clerk Fee on Child Support or Alimony, if applicable:
     Minimum1.00
     4% of support payment - not to exceed5.25
Issuance of Delinquency - plus postage32.00
Issuance of Judgment - plus postage42.00
Payoff Statement25.00
Satisfaction of Judgment17.00

 

Traffic and Misdemeanor
 COUNTY CRIMINAL
Moving Boating Infractions95.00
Non-moving Boating Infractions77.00
BUI - Failure to submit to blood test500.00
 CIVIL PENALTIESFine AmountDDS Amount*
Moving Violation148.00155.00
Non-moving Violation98.00

NA

Non Moving with Proof of Compliance83.25NA
All Terrain Vehicle (ATV)93.00NA
Child Restraint Violation148.00155.00
Fail to stop for School Bus248.00255.00
Pedestrian or Bicyclist46.50NA
Seat Belt Violation98.00NA
TRF Control Device @ RR188.00195.00
Move over law 316.126(1)(a)148.00155.00
Move over law 316.126(1)(b)118.00125.00
Failure to obey traffic control device246.00253.00
 UNLAWFUL SPEED - STREET OR HIGHWAY
For speed exceeding the limit by:
     6 - 9 m.p.h.113.00120.00
     10 - 14 m.p.h.188.00193.00
     15 - 19 m.p.h.238.00245.00
     20 - 29 m.p.h.263.00268.00
     30 m.p.h. plus **MANDATORY COURT**NANA
 UNLAWFUL SPEED - CONSTRUCTION OR SCHOOL ZONE
For speed exceeding the limit by:
     1 - 9 m.p.h.138.00145.00
     10 - 14 m.p.h.288.00295.00
     15 - 19 m.p.h.388.00395.00
     20 - 29 m.p.h.438.00445.00
     30 m.p.h. plus **MANDATORY COURT**NANA
 Vehicle DefectFineRepaired w/in 30 Days
     Citation Amount98.0078.00
   
Construction zone penalties applicable if construction personnel are present or operating equipment on the road or immediately adjacent to road under construction.
*Plus Defensive Driving School Fee (DDS)
Reinstatment of Driver's License, if eligible60.00
*Credit / Debit Card Fee