Small Claims Filing Fees - Checks made payable to 52-4 District Court
Claim is $600 and under = $25
Claim is $601 - $1,750 = $45
Claim is $1,751 - $5,500 = $65
Small Claims Service Fees (effective October 1, 2013) - Checks made payable to our Ct. Officer, Tim Sutherland
If the Defendant lives in Troy or Clawson the fee is $32 per Defendant.
If the Defendant lives anywhere else in Oakland, Macomb, or Wayne counties the fee is $48 per Defendant.
If the Defendant lives outside of the tri-county area please call for a quote as the fee will be increased.
Methods of Payment