WILSON COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT I & II FEES

Category  1 Category 2 Category 3 Category 4 Divorce with Children Divorce  without Children Miscellaneous Fees Fax/Copies/File Retrieval

Category  1

Clerk’s Fee
 $                                 227.00
Archive Fee
 $                                     5.00
Litigation Tax
 $                                   85.00
Service Fee  (per defendant)
 $                                   42.00
Total with Service
 $                                 359.00
 
 
Total without service
 $                                 317.00
 
For case types:
Abstract or Structured settlement
Breach of Contract
Cases Not Otherwise Specified
Civil Rights Suits
Contracts/Debts (bond may be used)
Employment Discrimination
Malpractice/Wrongful Death
Special Remedies
Tax Disputes
Torts/Personal Injury

Category 2

Clerk’s Fee
 $                                          152.00
Archive Fee
 $                                              5.00
Litigation Tax
 $                                            85.00
Service Fee  (per defendant)
 $                                            42.00
 Total with service
 $                                          284.00
 
 
Without service
 $                                          242.00
For Case types:
 
Worker’s Comp (bond may be used)
Appeal to Circuit From Sessions, Juvenile, City Courts and
       Other Courts – Divorces or Civil Cases
Transferred from another County (Lit tax up front) 
Condemnation/Inverse Condemnations
Petition for Certiorari 
Quo Warrant Actions 
Transfers From Foreign Counties 
Writs of Mandamus

Conservatorships:
Clerk’s Fee
 $                                          162.00
Archive Fee
 $                                              5.00
Litigation Tax
 $                                            85.00
Service Fee  (per defendant)
 $                                            42.00
 
 $                                          294.00
 
 
Without service
 $                                          252.00
 
 
Letter of conservatorship
 $                                              5.50
Annual Accounting
 $                                            40.00
Guardianships:
Clerk’s Fee
 $                                          162.00
Archive Fee
 $                                              5.00
Litigation Tax
 $                                            85.00
Service Fee  (per defendant)
 $                                            42.00
 
 $                                          294.00
 
 
Without service
 $                                          252.00
Judicial Hospitalizations:
Clerk’s Fee
 $                                          162.00
Archive Fee
 $                                              5.00
Litigation Tax
 $                                            85.00
Service Fee  (per defendant)
 $                                            42.00
 
 $                                          294.00
 
 
Without service
 $                                          252.00
 

Category 3

Clerk’s Fee
 $                                                            102.00
Archive Fee 
 $                                                                5.00
Litigation Tax
 $                                                              85.00
Service Fee  (per defendant)
 $                                                              42.00
Total with service
 $                                                            234.00
 
 
Total without service
 $                                                            192.00
For case types:
 
Adoptions (check to Vital Records $30.00 for Birth Certificate) add’l certificate $5.00 
Legitimizations
Paternity Cases
Termination of Parental Rights
Domestic Relations Matters Not Otherwise Designated 
Restoration of Citizenship
Name Change 
Minor’s Settlement
Enforcement of Foreign Judgment (Registration of Foreign Decree) 
Order of Protection (fee not required in advance)

Category 4

Clerk’s Fee
 $                                            77.00
Service Fee  (per defendant)
 $                                            42.00
Total with service
 $                                          119.00
 
 
Total without service
 $                                            77.00
For case types:
 
Child Support Enforcement and Modification 
 
Interstate Support Cases
 
Modification of Parenting Plan
 
Civil/Criminal Contempt or Modification of Order
 

Divorce with Children

Clerk’s Fee 
 $                                       202.00
Archive Fee
 $                                           5.00
Litigation Tax
 $                                         85.00
Service Fee  (per defendant)
 $                                         42.00
Total with service
 $                                       334.00
 
 
Without service
 $                                       292.00

Divorce  without Children

Clerk’s Fee 
$                                                              127.00
Archive Fee 
$                                                                  5.00
Litigation Tax
$                                                                85.00
Service Fee  (per defendant)
$                                                                42.00
Total with service
$                                                              259.00
 
 
Without service
$                                                              217.00

Miscellaneous Fees

Counter-Complaints, Cross Filings
 $                                         100.00
Contempt  (+ Service Fee if needed $42.00=$119.00 total)
 $                                           77.00
Third Party Complaints – Same as Original Complaint less Litigation tax 
 
Secretary of State Service (must be certified) 
 $                                           20.00
Commissioner of Insurance Service 
 $                                           15.00
Publication Service Wilson Post
 $                                           32.00
Publication Service Lebanon Democrat 
 $                                           40.00
Certification and Seal (plus $.50 per page)
 $                                             5.00
Subpoenas ($6.00 clerk plus $42.00 service fee) 
 $                                           48.00
Post Judgment Orders
 $                                           25.00
Slow Pay Motions (clerk)
 $                                           25.00
Garnishments w/service To be paid when issued 
 $                                           47.00
                          Without Service
 $                                           25.00
Property or bank Levy w/service To be paid when issued 
 $                                           67.00
                          Without Service
 $                                           25.00
Copies (per page)
 $                                             0.50
Qualified Domestic Relations Orders
 $                                           25.00
Petitions for New Bonding Companies – Category 1 filing 
 See Category 1 
Changes to Existing Bonding Co (adding person)
 $                                           77.00
Appeal to Court of Appeals (Clerk plus $1000.00 bond) 
 $                                         300.00
Continuances (taxed at end of case)  + $5.00 each add’l
 $                                             7.00
Annual Accountings (Clerk) 
 $                                           40.00
Final Accountings (Clerk)
 $                                           40.00
Expungements – Civil
 $                                         150.00
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Fax/Copies/File Retrieval

Fax/Copies:
Copies: $.50 per page 
Certification: $5.00 
Faxing:  $5.00 plus $1.00 per page
Copies: $5.00 up to 20 pages then $.50 per page thereafter 

      Request copies at: http://wilsoncountycourts.com/site/request-for-document-copies/

Web submissions (e.g. motion, witness lists etc.) are $5.00 up to 20 pages then $.50 per page thereafter unless it is a

pleading that requires payment up front (e.g. petition, counter-complaint, new case) then

payment is required at time of submission (costs are on our fees pages)

     
Web submissions at: http://wilsoncountycourts.com/site/court-document-filings/