Effective May 6, 2015
*In very few cases, protective orders (PO) can be filed in Probate Court as part of estate administration. If a PO is filed in Probate, the filing fee is $161.
**The state's $50 mortgage education fee was reinstituted by the Indiana General Assembly effective May 10, 2013. The legislation sunset the fee on January 1, 2015. The fee was reinstated by the Indiana General Assembly, effective May 6, 2015, making the the total to file a Mortgage Foreclosure case $191. On July 1, 2015, the total to file a Mortgage Foreclosure case will increase to $206 as the result of an increase to the Automated Record-Keeping Fee and the Document Storage Fee.
Accepted Payment Types
Sheriff Service Fee
The county Sheriff will collect a one-time $13 service of process fee per case. A separate check for this fee should be made payable to the proper county Sheriff.
Effective July 1, 2015, the county Sheriff will collect a one-time $25 service of process fee per case instead of the $13 fee.
Effective July 1, 2015, the county Sheriff can collect an additional $25 fee for service of process one time per case, post-judgment.
On all cases, each additional defendant is an additional $10.
For information about filing a request for a fee waiver, click here to be redirected to the Indiana State Supreme Court's website. Please note: If you are requesting a fee waiver, you must provide proof of income in order to have the fee waiver considered.