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Circuit Civil Court Fees

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Circuit Civil - (561) 355-2986

See also:

Registry Fees Collected At Time of Deposit

  • First $500: 3%
  • Each additional $100: 1.5%.

Pursuant to Florida Statute 28.24 (10)

Service Fee
Appeal from Circuit Court to District Court of Appeal $100.00
Writ of attachment, distress, garnishment or replevin service charge $85.00
Civil actions over $15,000 $401.00
Ejectment $401.00
Eminent domain actions, per deposit $170.00
Foreclosure Filing Fee:

$50,000 or less

$401.00

Between $50,000 and $250,000

$906.00

$250,000 or more

$1,906.00
Each timeshare joined in a Foreclosure action $10.00
Lis Pendens:

recording (1st page)

$5.00

subsequent pages (per page)

$4.00

legal description(per legal) for the 1st two listed

$0.60

legal description (per legal) for each legal thereafter

$0.20
Home solicitation permit $100.00
Motor vehicle repair bond varies
Severance $18.00
90-Day Malpractice Extension $42.00
Filing cross-claim, counterclaim, counterpetition or third-party complaint:

Circuit Civil

$395.00

Foreclosure $50,000 or less

$395.00

Foreclosure between $50,000 and $250,000

$900.00

Foreclosure $250,000 or more

$1,900.00
Summons Issued $10.00
Indexing each defendant in excess of five $2.50
Preparing record on appeal - per pleading $3.50
Pro Hac Vice Fee $100.00
Bond Approval Fee $8.50
Re-open Fee $50.00

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