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Small Claims Cases
Small Claims Filing Fee Schedule
Fee
Cost
Additional small claims service fee (IC 33-37-4-6)
$10 fee for any party adding a defendant to the action.
Automated record keeping fee (IC 33-37-5-21)
$20
Court administration fee (IC 33-37-5-27)
$5
Document storage fee (IC 33-37-5-20)
$5
Judicial insurance adjustment fee (IC 33-37-5-25)
$1
Judicial salaries fee (IC 33-37-5-26)
$15
Pro Bono legal services fee (IC 33-37-5-31)
$1
Public defense administration fee (IC 33-37-5-21.2)
$5
Small claims costs fee (IC 33-37-4-6)
$35
Small claims garnishee service fee (IC 33-37-4-6)
Add a $10 fee per garnishee defendant in excess of 3 whether named or added (paper filed only, no additional fee for e-filing)
Small claims service fee (IC 33-37-4-6)
$10
Sheriff Service of Process fee
$28
(one time per case)
Total small claims filing fee
 $97 ($125 if you are collecting the sheriff's service of process fee of $28)