FILING FEES – CIVIL

 PIKE COUNTY MAGISTRATE COURT-

CIVIL FEES & COSTS

PLEASE NOTE:  FILING FEES WILL INCREASE ON AUGUST 1, 2022  ( NEW FILING FEES ARE SHOWN IN RED)

CIVIL SUIT

Cost for one Defendant $103.50   $106.00
Cost for additional Defendants at the same address – $6.00 each $109.50 – $112.00
Cost for additional Defendants at different address – $50.00 each $153.50 – $156.00
Re-Serve suit with corrected information $50.00
Foreclosures $103.50 ($106.00) $6.00 each additional defendant $109.50 – $112.00
For Issuance and Execution of Writ

GARNISHMENT

Cost (Plaintiff serving Defendant) $103.50 – $106.00

DISPOSSESSORY

Cost – one Defendant without Money Judgment $78.50 – $81.00
With Money Judgment $103.50 – $106.00
Cost-each additional Defendant at same address $6.00
For Issuance and Execution of Writ $37.00
($12.00 to issue writ plus $25.00 to execute)
Abandoned Motor Vehicle $10.00

FI FA

Magistrate Court Fee $4.00
Superior Court Fee $25.00

SUBPOENA’S & CERTIFIED COPIES

Subpoena $5.00
Subpoena with Sheriff’ Service $55.00
Copies per page $0.50
Certified Copy per Face Page $1.00
(Plus $15.00 per hour with minimum of $4.00 for pulling closed cases for copies)
Certification $2.50

APPEALS TO SUPERIOR COURT – $211.50

Copies are $1.00 per face page;
Certification $2.50; plus
$15.00 per hour with minimum of $4.00