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Civil Cases Fee Schedule
Alternative Dispute Resolution Fee (IC 33-14-13)
Additional $20 added for divorce cases, legal separation or paternity
Automated Record Keeping Fee (IC 33-37-5-21)
Civil Costs Fee (IC 33-37-4-4)
Juvenile Court Costs Fee (IC 33-37-4-3)
Civil Garnishee Service Fee (IC 33-37-5-28)
Add a $10 fee per garnishee defendant in excess of three whether named or added.
Civil Service Fee (IC 33-37-5-28)*1
Additional $10 fee per person or per defendant as added
Court Administration Fee (IC 33-37-5-27)
Document Storage Fee (IC 33-37-5-20)
Judicial Insurance Adjustment Fee (IC 33-37-5-25)
Judicial Salaries Fee (IC 33-37-5-26)
Mortgage Foreclosure Fee (IC 33-37-4-4)
Pro Bono Legal Services Fee (33-37-5-31)
Public Defense Administration Fee (IC 33-37-5-21.2)
Sheriff Service of Process Fee
$25 (one time per case)
Sheriff Service of Process Fee (Effective July 1, 2015)
$25 (one time per case)
Total Civil Filing Fee
 $156 (Total is $181 with the sheriff's service of process fee of $25)


I.C. CODE: 33-32-2-10

            Sec. 10(a) This section applies whenever the clerk is required to send by registered or certified mail a document filed with a court.

            (b) The initial mailing of the document by registered or certified mail sent:

                        (1) to each party who is required to receive the mailing; and

                        (2) to only one (1) of the party’s addresses:

Shall be paid out of court costs and fees collected under IC 33-37

            (c) If a person requests the clerk to send a mailing by registered or certified mail after the initial mailing described in subsection (b), the person shall pay for the cost of the mailing