General Civil Fees

General Civil Fees

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​​C​ivil​ Filing F​​ees ​

F​iling Fe​e

eFiling Fee*

Total Fees

Claim is $600.00 and under

$25

$10

$35

​Claim is $600.01 - $1,750.00

​$45

​$10

​$55

​Claim is $1,750.01 - $10,000.00​

​$65

​$10

​$75

​Claim is $10,000.01 - $25,000.00

​​$150

$10​

​$160

​Claim & Delivery - Without money judgment

$65​

​$10

​$75

​Claim & Delivery - With money judgment​

​$65

​$20

​​$85

​​Supplement fees for money Judgment on claim & delivery.
See Filing Fee for claim amount shown above.​
*eFiling Fee​ ​


Landlord Tenant Filing Fees​

F​iling Fe​e

eFiling Fee*

Total Fees

Landlord-Tenant Filing Fee for Possession Only$45$10$55
​Landlord-​Tenant Filing Fee for Possession & Monday Judgement:
Claim is $600.00 and under​$70​$20​$90
Claim is $600.01 - $1,750.00​​$90$20​$110
​Claim is $1,750.01 - $10,000.00$110​​$20​$130
​Claim is $10,000.01 - $25,000.00​$195​$20​​$215

Other Fees

F​iling Fe​e

eFiling Fee*

Total Fees

Jury Demand$50$0$50
​Motion​$20​$0​$20
Certified Copy​$10​$0​$10
Each Additional Certified Copy​​$1$0​​$1
​Judgment LIEN$10​$0​$10
Writ of Garnishment​$15​$0​​$15
​Writ of Execution​$15​$0​$15
​Discovery Subpoena​​$15​$0​$15

Court Process Service Fees

F​iling Fe​e


 

​Personal services:  Court's Process Server​ fees

$26

​Per Defendant​

​Mileage Fees: MCL 600.2555

1 ½ times

State Mileage Rate

Service fees a​​and Mileage Fees are billed by the Process Server.​ ​

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Small Claims Filing Fees

F​iling Fe​e

eFiling Fee*

Total Fees

Claim is $600.00 and under

$25

$5

$30

​Claim is $600.01 - $1,750.00

​$45

​$5

​$50

​Claim is $1,750.01 - $10,000.00​

​$70

​$5

​$75

​S​mall Claims Service Fees​

F​iling Fe​e


 

​Certified Mail - Businesses

$7

​For Each Business

​Certified Mail - Individuals

$12

​For Each Individual​

Service fees a​​and Mileage Fees are billed by the Process Server.​ See Process Service Fees above.

 

For More Information Call the Civil Department at (248) 647-1141 ext. 147  

Michigan Legislature - Revised Judicature Act of 1961 (Excerpt) Act 236 of 1961, Explanation of fees.

​Process Server Fees: MCL and description of fees​. ​

SCAO-Approved Court Forms​​​