Hancock County Clerk of Courts Deposits & Fees

DIVORCES (NO CHILDREN)$400.00
DIVORCES (WITH CHILDREN)$475.00
DISSOLUTIONS (NO CHILDREN)$375.00
DISSOLUTIONS (WITH CHILDREN)$450.00
ANSWER & COUNTERCLAIM (DIVORCE – NO CHILDREN)$245.00
ANSWER & COUNTERCLAIM (DIVORCE – WITH CHILDREN)$295.00
HOME INVESTIGATION (PER HOUSEHOLD)$100.00
DOMESTIC CONTINUING JURISDICTION MOTIONS (Custody/Visitation)$245.00 
DOMESTIC CONTINUING JURISDICTION MOTIONS (Support or any non-child related matter)$175.00
GUARDIAN AD LITEM (VOLUNTEER)$350.00
GUARDIAN AD LITEM (ATTORNEY)$600.00
  
CIVIL ACTIONS$350.00
CIVIL ACTIONS (MORE THAN 5 PARTIES TO BE SERVED)$  50.00
CIVIL ACTIONS (WITH GARNISHMENTS OR ATTACHMENTS)$375.00
FORECLOSURES$525.00
ANSWER & COUNTERCLAIM/ANSWER & CROSS-COMPLAINT (CIVIL)$250.00
THIRD-PARTY COMPLAINT$250.00
EXECUTIONS$100.00
GARNISHMENTS$100.00
DEBTOR’S EXAMINATION$  55.00
CERTIFICATE OF JUDGMENT (FILE & RECORD)$  45.00
CERTIFICATE OF JUDGMENT (ISSUE, FILE & RECORD)$  50.00
CERTIFICATE OF JUDGMENT (ISSUE ONLY)$    5.00
WRIT OF POSSESSION (FORECLOSURES)$150.00
ARBITRATION$450.00
  
CRIMINAL EXPUNGEMENTS$  55.00
  
RECORD SEARCH$  15.00
SUBPOENA (EACH – WHEN PARTY HAS NO DEPOSIT)$  10.00
NOTARY AUTHENTICATION (EACH)$    2.00
  
APPEALS TO COURT OF APPEALS (FIXED BY COURT OF APPEALS)$150.00

THE CLERK SHALL NOT ACCEPT FOR FILING ANY MOTIONS TO INVOKE CONTINUING JURISDICTION OF THE COURT, EXCEPT FOR THOSE MOTIONS PERTAINING TO CHARGES OF CONTEMPT FOR FAILURE TO PAY CHILD SUPPORT, IF THE MOVANT HAS OUTSTANDING COURT COSTS, UNLESS THE COURT GRANTS A WAIVER FROM THIS RULE UPON GOOD CAUSE SHOWN.

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