Civil Fee Schedule

Henry County Civil Fee Schedule
Case TypeCase Type DescriptionFiling Fee
SC
Small Claims – Not to Exceed $2,500.00

Answer / Appearance
$109.00

$129.00
SC
Small Claims -  $2,500.01 to $10,000.00

Answer / Appearance
$284.00

$209.00
SC
Summons Served by Certified Mail
$17.33
SC
Summons Served by Registered Mail
$27.08
SCJury Demand for 6 Person
$12.50
SCJury Demand for 12 Person
$25.00
ARArbitration - Less Than $15,000.00

Answer / Appearance
$284.00

$129.00
AR
Arbitration - $10,000.00 to $75,000.00

Answer / Appearance
$334.00

$209.00
EV
Possession Only (Commercial/Residential)

Answer / Appearance
$109.00

$129.00 
LM
Commercial / Ejectment / Residential

Answer / Appearance
$284.00

$129.00
LA
Law - Claim over $50,000.00

Answer / Appearance
$334.00

$209.00
GC
Government Corporation

Answer / Appearance
$334.00

$209.00
FC
Foreclosure

Answer
$334.00

$209.00
MR
Miscellaneous Remedy

Answer / Appearance
$334.00

$209.00
DC, DN
Dissolution No Children (DN) & Dissolution with Children (DC)

Answer / Appearance
$334.00


$209.00
DC, DN
Dissolution – Non-Contested 
$543.00
DC, DN

Modification Within 30 Days of Judgment
(Except Concerning Child Support)


Modification 30 Days After Judgment
(Except Concerning Child Support)

$50.00



$75.00
ED
Eminent Domain – Petition

Answer / Appearance
$334.00

$209.00
FA
Family Complaint

Answer / Appearance
$334.00

$209.00
AD

Adoption Petition
Note:  No other fees to be assessed

$89.00
OP
Order of Protection
No Fee

Counterclaims or 3rd Party Defendants same as Original Filing Fee


GR, PR
Probate (PR) & Guardianship (GR)

Construction of Will
$284.00
Action of Ward-No Administration
$284.00
Adult Protective Services Act
$284.00
Administration of Decedent's Estate
$284.00
Administration of Estate of Disabled Adult
$284.00
Administration of Estate of Minor
$284.00
Guardianship Minor
$284.00
Guardianship of Person with Disability
$284.00
Letters of Office (Each)
$10.00
Third party Complaint / Defendant
$75.00
Petition to Sell Real Estate
$50.00
Petition to Sell Real Estate
No Fee
Claim up to $149.00
$25.00
Claim of $150.00 to $500.00
$40.00
Claim of $501.00 to $10,000.00
$60.00
Claim over $10,000.00
$15.00
Filing of Account Other Than the Final

Will Contest
$60.00
Entry of Appearance
$209.00
Wrongful Death / Collection of Judgment
$284.00
Missing Person
$384.00
TX
Petition for Sale in Error
No Fee 
TX
Each Tax Bill Objected to
$334.00 
TX
Petition for Tax Deed (First Parcel)

Each Additional Parcel
$334.00

$60.00 
TX
Notices of Petition for Tax Deed
$17.33

Transcript of Judgment (Same as Original Filing Fee) 
Original Fee

Change of Venue:

Case Transferred to Henry County (Same as Original Filing Fee)

Preparing Case for Transfer to Another County 



Original Fee

$ 40.00 



Copies (Per Page)
$2.00

Jury Demand

12 Person

6 Person


$212.50

$106.25



Garnishment, Wage Deduction, & Citation

$1,000.00 or less

$1,001.00 - $5,000.00

$5,001.00 & over


$15.00

$30.00

$50.00



Petition to vacate, Modify, Intervene, or Reopen Case

Filed Within 30 Days of Judgment

Filed 30 Days After Judgment




$50.00

$75.00



Alias Summons or Citation
$5.00

Mental Health Commitment
$0.00

Certification, Exemplified, Authenticated, Triple Certificate $6.00

Correction of Number, Title or Attorney. ID Number 
$25.00 

Record Search (Per Person) 
$6.00, $1.00 for each additional page

Fax:

1st Page

Each Additional Page



$5.00

$1.00

Appeals (Plus Postage):

Under 100 Pages

101 to 200 Pages

201 & over


$50.00

$100.00

$100.00 + .25 each page over 200