Fees By Department

Appeals Department

Appeals Charges
1) Appeals Charges
Item Description Amount
1 Notice to Appeal from County Court to Circuit Court -- Check payable to the Clerk of the Circuit Court (Appellate Court) $281.00
2 To file cross appeal from County to Circuit Court--Check payable to the Clerk of Circuit Court (Appellate Court) $295.00
3 To file cross appeal from Circuit Court to Court of Appellate Court --Check payable to the Clerk of Appellate Court $295.00
4 Preparing, numbering and indexing an original record of appellate proceedings, per instrument $3.50
5 Clerk's Certification $7.00
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Notice to Appeal from Circuit Court to Appellate Court
2) Notice to Appeal from Circuit Court to Appellate Court (both fees required)
Item Description Amount
1 First check payable to the Clerk of Appellate Court $300.00
2 Second check payable to the Clerk of the Circuit Court $100.00
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Circuit Civil

1) Circuit Civil Fees
Item Description Amount
1 Fee for specific reopenings of any circuit court case, including civil and family FS 28.241. $50.00
2 To institute a civil action in excess of $15,000, including other circuit civil/domestic relations proceedings FS 28.241(1)(a)1.a., b. $400.00
3 To file a mortgage foreclosure or other real property, claim value: $50,000 or less. $400.00
4 To file a mortgage foreclosure or other real property, claim value: $50,001 to $250,000. $905.00
5 To file a mortgage foreclosure or other real property, claim value: $250,001 or more. $1905.00
6 To institute a family law case pursuant to CHs 39, 61, 741, 742, 747, 752, 753. $300.00
7 Additional Charge for each defendant over five (5). $2.50
8 Additional Charge for attachment, replevin and distress actions at time of filing. $85.00
9 To file cross-claim, counterclaim or third-party complaint for civil filings. $395.00
10 To file counter petition, cross‐claim, counterclaim, third‐party complaint or counter-petition for dissolution of marriage proceedings filed under CHs 39, 61, 741, 742, 747, 752, 753. $295.00
11 To file counter petition, cross‐claim, counterclaim or third‐party complaint for mortgage foreclosure or other real property, claim value: $50,000 or less. $395.00
12 To file counter petition, cross‐claim, counterclaim or third‐party complaint for mortgage foreclosure or other real property, claim value: $50,001 to $250,000. $900.00
13 To file counter petition, cross‐claim, counterclaim or third‐party complaint for mortgage foreclosure or other real property, claim value: $250,001 or more. $1900.00
14 Garnishment actions, per garnishee (Effective July 1, 2014). $85.00
15 Severance $18.00
16 Medical Extensions $42.00
17 Each timeshare estate joined $10.00
18 Issue execution on foreign judgments $42.00
19 Plaintiff resides Out of State – Non Resident cost bond $100.00
20 Bond Approval Fee $8.50
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2) Mediation Fees, per session
Item Description Amount
1 Family income more than $50,000, less than $100,000/year. $120.00
2 Family income less than $50,000/year $60.00
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3) Petition to Domesticate a Foreign Judgment / Notice of Recording
Item Description Amount
1 Filing Fee $400.00
2 Registered Mail of Notice of Recording to each defendant per address. $15.12
3 Preperation of Notice of Recording by Clerk $7.00
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County Civil

1) County Civil Fees
Item Description Amount
1 To institute a civil action for claims of $5,001 - $15,000 including foreclosures and foreign judgments $300.00
2 Removal of tenant action - possession only $185.00
3 Removal of tenant action - possession and damages of $2,500 or less $185.00
4 Removal of tenant action - possession and damages of $2,501- $15,000 $300.00
5 Additional charge for attachment, replevin and distress actions at time of filing $85.00
6 Claims not more than $1,000 filed with a replevin action $130.00
7 To file counter petition, cross‐claim, counterclaim, or third party complaint for claims of $2501‐$15,000 $295.00
8 Garnishment actions, per garnishee (Effective July 1, 2014) $85.00
9 Issuance of a summons (each) $10.00
10 Mediation fee, per session, per party $60.00
11 Eviction Packet $3.21
12 Eviction with Damages Packet $5.62
13 Oath, administering, attesting, and sealing not otherwise provided herein $3.50
14 Bond Approval Fee $8.50
15 Reopening Fee for Claims $500 or less $25.00
16 Reopening Fee for Claims $501 or more $50.00
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Criminal

Sealing or Expunging Criminal Records
1) Sealing or Expunging Criminal Records
Item Description Amount
1 FDLE Fee - paid to FDLE $75.00
2 Clerk Fee - paid to the Clerk $42.00
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Other Criminal Fees
2) Other Criminal Fees
Item Description Amount
1 Delinquency Fee $32.00
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Family Law

Family Law Service Fees
1) Family Law Service Fees
Item Description Amount
1 Petition for dissolution of marriage $397.50
2 To file a counter-petition for dissolution of marriage in a non-dissolution case $392.50
3 To file cross-claim, counterclaim, third-party complaint or counter-petition for dissolution of marriage $295.00
4 Issuance of summons (each) $10.00
5 Filing fee for Final Judgment of Dissolution of Marriage pursuant to FS 382.023, charge for reporting to Bureau of Vital Statistics $10.50
6 Fee for specific reopenings of any circuit court case, including civil and family FS 28.241 $50.00
7 To institute a civil action in excess of $15,000, including other circuit civil/domestic relations proceedings FS 28.241(1)(a)1.a., b. $400.00
8 To institute a family law case pursuant to CHs 39, 61, 741, 742, 747, 752, 753 $300.00
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Mediation Fees (per session)
2) Mediation Fees (per session)
Item Description Amount
1 Family income more than $50,000, less than $100,000/year $120.00
2 Family income less than $50,000/year $60.00
3 Oath, administering, attesting, and sealing not otherwise provided herein $3.50
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Packet - Paper Printing Costs
3) Packet - Paper Printing Costs
Item Description Amount
1 Petition for Simplified Dissolution of Marriage $16.21
2 Petition for Dissolution of Marriage with No Dependent or Minor Children Or Property $18.62
3 Petition for Dissolution of Marriage with Property but No Dependent or Minor Children $21.03
4 Petition for Dissolution of Marriage with Dependent or Minor Children $29.69
5 Petition for Change of Name(Adult) $10.91
6 Petition for Change of Name (Minor Child) $17.33
7 Petition for Change of Name (Family) $16.85
8 Supplemental Petition to Modify Parenting Plan/ Time- Sharing Schedule, and Other Relief $24.88
9 Supplemental Petition for Modification of Child Support $20.38
10 Petition to Determine Paternity and for Related Relief $27.45
11 Motion for Civil Contempt/Enforcement $11.07
12 Motion to Contest Impending Judgment $8.99
13 Petition for support unconnected with dissolution of marriage with dependent or minor children $22.31
14 Petition for support unconnected with dissolution of marriage with no dependent or minor children $17.66
15 Supplemental petition for modification of alimony $16.69
16 Joint Petition for Stepparent Adoption $17.82
17 Supplemental Petition to Relocate with Minor Children $21.19
18 Petition to Disestablish Paternity and or Terminate Child Support Obligation $16.37
19 Petition for Temporary Custody by Extended Family $17.33
20 Petition for Concurrent Custody by Extended Family $16.69
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Packet - Filing Fees
4) Packet - Filing Fees
Item Description Amount
1 Petition for Simplified Dissolution of Marriage $397.50
2 Petition for Dissolution of Marriage with No Dependent or Minor Children Or Property $397.50
3 Petition for Dissolution of Marriage with Property but No Dependent or Minor Children $397.50
4 Petition for Dissolution of Marriage with Dependent or Minor Children $397.50
5 Petition for Change of Name(Adult) $400.00
6 Petition for Change of Name (Minor Child) $400.00
7 Petition for Change of Name (Family) $400.00
8 Supplemental Petition to Modify Parenting Plan/ Time- Sharing Schedule, and Other Relief $50.00
9 Supplemental Petition for Modification of Child Support $50.00
10 Petition to Determine Paternity and for Related Relief $300.00
11 Motion for Civil Contempt/Enforcement $0.00
12 Motion to Contest Impending Judgment $50.00
13 Petition for support unconnected with dissolution of marriage with dependent or minor children $300.00
14 Petition for support unconnected with dissolution of marriage with no dependent or minor children $300.00
15 Supplemental petition for modification of alimony $50.00
16 Joint Petition for Stepparent Adoption $400.00
17 Supplemental Petition to Relocate with Minor Children $300.00
18 Petition to Disestablish Paternity and or Terminate Child Support Obligation $300.00
19 Petition for Temporary Custody by Extended Family $400.00
20 Petition for Concurrent Custody by Extended Family $400.00
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General Information

1) General Office
Item Description Amount
1 Copies, per page $1.00
2 Copies, per page (18x24) $5.00
3 Oath, administering, attesting and sealing, not otherwise listed $3.50
4 Certification of copies, per instrument $2.00
5 Records search, per year $2.00
6 Sign/seal subpoena $2.00
7 Issue Summons $10.00
8 Seal/expunge case $42.00
9 Certificate of Clerk/Document prep $7.00
10 Certified mail $6.67
11 Registered mail $15.12
12 Express mail $16.50
13 Notary fee first page $5.00
14 Notary fee each additional page $2.50
15 Restitution, per payment $3.50
16 Financial Recovery Payment Plan Packet $25.00
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Marriage License

Marriage license Application (includes Certified Copy, Clerk and State Fees)
1) Marriage license Application (includes Certified Copy, Clerk and State Fees)
Item Description Amount
1 If no course is taken $86.00
2 If the course is taken $61.00
3 Performing Ceremony at the Clerk's Office $30.00
4 Amended Marriage License (after license has been recorded) $17.00
5 Duplicate Marriage License (Before license has been recorded) $4.00
6 “Simply Elegant Wedding” Package (digital photos emailed to couple, one 4 x 6 print to take home, commemorative certificate) $137.40
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Passports

Table of fees for standard passport books if you are 16 years of age and older
1) Passport Books - If you are 16 years of age or older (both fees apply)
Item Description Amount
1 US Department of State Fee - please pay in the form of personal check, money order, or cashier's check $110.00
2 Clerk of the Circuit Court Fee - please pay in the form of cash, money order, personal check, or cashier's check $35.00
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Table of fees for standard passport books if you are 15 years of age or younger
2) Passport Books - If you are 15 years of age or younger (both fees apply)
Item Description Amount
1 US Department of State Fee - please pay in the form of personal check, money order, or cashier's check $80.00
2 Clerk of the Circuit Court Fee - please pay in the form of cash, money order, personal check, or cashier's check $35.00
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Table of fees for expedited passport books if you are 16 years of age or older
3) Expedited Passport Books - If you are 16 years of age or older (both fees apply)
Item Description Amount
1 US Department of State Fee - please pay in form of personal check, money order, or cashier's check $185.89
2 Clerk of the Circuit Court Fee - please pay in the form of cash, money order, personal check, or cashier's check $59.70
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Table of fees for expedited passport books if you are 15 years of age or younger
4) Expedited Passport Books - If you are 15 years of age or younger (both fees apply)
Item Description Amount
1 US Department of State Fee - please pay in form of personal check, money order, or cashier's check $155.89
2 Clerk of the Circuit Court Fee - please pay in the form of cash, money order, personal check, or cashier's check $59.70
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Table of fees for passport cards if you are 16 years of age or older
5) Passport Cards - If you are 16 years of age or older (both fees apply)
Item Description Amount
1 US Department of State Fee - please pay in form of personal check, money order, or cashier's check $30.00
2 Clerk of the Circuit Court Fee - please pay in the form of cash, money order, personal check, or cashier's check $35.00
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Table of fees for passport cards if you are 15 years of age or younger
6) Passport Cards - If you are 15 years of age or younger (both fees apply)
Item Description Amount
1 US Department of State Fee - please pay in form of personal check, money order, or cashier's check $15.00
2 Clerk of the Circuit Court Fee - please pay in the form of cash, money order, personal check, or cashier's check $35.00
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Table of fees for passport pictures
7) Passport Pictures
Item Description Amount
1 One 2"x2" size picture $16.05
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Probate and Guardianship

Probate
1) Probate
Item Description Amount
1 For the opening of any estate of one document or more, including, but not limited to, petitions and orders to approve settlement of minor's claims; open safe deposit box; enter rooms and places; for the determination of heirs if not formal administration. $231.00
2 Petition/order to admit foreign wills, authenticated copies, exemplified copies or transcripts of record $231.00
3 Summary administration (Includes all Florida Statutes 735.201) Less than $1,000 $235.00
4 Summary administration (Includes all Florida Statutes 735.201) $1,000 or more $345.00
5 Formal administration $400.00
6 Caveat / Notice of Trust $41.00
7 Personal property, disposition without administration $231.00
8 Fee for specific reopenings of any circuit court case, including civil and family, FS 28.241 $50.00
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Guardianship
2) Guardianship
Item Description Amount
1 Audit fee, verified inventory over $25,000 $85.00
2 Audit fees, Annual $25,000 or less $20.00
3 Audit fees more than $25,000 up to & including $100,000 $85.00
4 Audit fees more than $100,000 up to & including $500,000 $170.00
5 Audit fees in excess of $500,000 $250.00
6 Maintain professional guardian file $7.50
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Recording

Table of recording fees
1) Recording Fees - any instrument not more than 14 inches by 8.5 inches
Item Description Amount
1 First page or fraction thereof $10.00
2 Each additional page or fraction thereof $8.50
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Table of Recording Fees
2) Indexing instruments recorded in official records containing more than four names
Item Description Amount
1 Per Additional Name $1.00
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Table of large instrument recording fees
3) Recording Fees - Plats, examining, certifying and recording, recording and condominium exhibits larger than 14 inches by 8.5 inches
Item Description Amount
1 First page $30.00
2 Each additional page $15.00
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Table of Documentary and Intangible Tax Stamp Rates
4) Documentary and Intangible Tax Stamp Rates
Item Description Amount
1 Per $100.00 consideration on all deeds and other instruments relating to real property or interests in real property $.70
2 Per $100 consideration on mortgages $.35
3 Per $100 consideration on intangible property $.20
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Table of recording copy fees
5) Recording Copy Fees
Item Description Amount
1 By photographic process, up to 14 inches by 8.5 inches maximum (per page) $1.00
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Table of addition recording services fees
6) Additional Recording Services Fees
Item Description Amount
1 Certifying copies of any instrument in public records $2.00
2 Oath, administering, attesting and sealing, not otherwise listed $3.50
3 Clerk's Plat Certificate - Preparation Fee $7.00
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Small Claims

1) Small Claims Fees
Item Description Amount
1 For claims less than $100 $55.00
2 For claims of $100 - $500 $80.00
3 For claims of $501 - $2,500 $175.00
4 For claims of $2,501 - $5,000 $300.00
5 Claims not more than $1,000 filed with a replevin $130.00
6 Issuance of summons (each) $10.00
7 Certified mail, per defendant $6.67
8 Registered mail, per defendant $15.12
9 Additional charge for attachment, replevin and distress actions at time of filing $85.00
10 To file counter petition, cross‐claim, counterclaim, or third party complaint for claims of $2501‐$15,000 $295.00
11 Garnishment actions, per garnishee (Effective July 1, 2014) $85.00
12 Mediation fee, per session, per party (Mediation fees not applicable in Small Claims, pursuant to 44.108 or Evictions) $60.00
13 Reopening fee for claims $500 or less $25.00
14 Reopening fee for claims $501 or more $50.00
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Traffic

Table of Miscellaneous Traffic Violations
1) Miscellaneous Traffic Violations
Item Description Amount
1 Bicycle/pedestrian violations $64.50
2 Non-moving violations under 316 $116.00
3 Non-moving violations all others $113.00
4 Moving violations under 316 $166.00
5 Moving violations all other $160.00
6 Bicycle Restraint Violations $64.50
7 Seat belt violations $116.00
8 Child restraint violations $166.00
9 Red Light Violations $264.00
10 Pass Stopped School Bus $271.00
11 RailRoad Crossing violation $206.00
12 Littering violations $105.00
13 ATV violations $111.00
14 Toll violations (fee in addition to tolls owed) $136.00
15 Vehicle inspections $96.00
16 Dismissal fee with proof $10.00
17 Move Over Act violations $136.00
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Table of Speeding Violations
2) Speeding Violations
Item Description Amount
1 6-9 MPH over limit $131.00
2 10-14 MPH over limit $206.00
3 15-19 MPH over limit $256.00
4 20-29 MPH over limit $281.00
5 30+ MPH over limit - Mandatory Court Appearance $0
6 Excessive speed 50+ (f.s. 316.926) - First offense $1106.00
7 Excessive speed 50+ (f.s. 316.926) - Second offense $2666.00
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Table of Speeding School and Construction Zone
3) Speeding School and Construction Zone
Item Description Amount
1 6-9 MPH over limit $156.00
2 10-14 MPH over limit $306.00
3 15-19 MPH over limit $406.00
4 20-29 MPH over limit $456.00
5 30+ MPH over limit - Mandatory Court Appearance $0
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