Office Holiday Closure Notice: The Clerk's office will be closed on Monday, October 14 in observance of Columbus Day.


After hours payments on traffic or criminal cases that are not in collections will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays and  from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, October 14, via the nCourt payment system at 561-328-2463. Please have your citation, case or driver’s license number available when placing your call.


The E-Filing portal will be unavailable due to maintenance from 4 – 7 p.m. on Sunday, October 13. 


Operation Green Light: Get your driver's license back and save on fees for overdue traffic tickets and criminal court fines & fees on Saturday, October 19.



General Fees

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These fees apply to various services throughout the Clerk & Comptroller's office. Use the menu on the left to view specific fees for different areas of the Clerk's office.

Service Fee
Authenticated/exemplified certificates $7.00
Bond approval $8.50
Certified / registered mailing fee varies
Certifying copies: per instrument $2.00
Copies before filing: per page $0.15
Copies larger than 8 ½" x 14", per page $5.00
Copies of any instrument, other than photographic $6.00
Copies up to and including 8 ½" x 14" per page $1.00
Copies of subdivision / road plats per page (24x36") $5.00
Copies of other official records per page $1.00
Copy of court minutes per page $5.00
Making microfilm copies, 16mm, 100 ft roll $42.00
Making microfilm copies, 35mm, 100 ft roll $60.00
Microfiche (Court only), per fiche $3.50
Non-Sufficient Funds up to $50 $25.00
Non-Sufficient Funds $50.01 - $300 $30.00
Non-Sufficient Funds $300.01 and over (or 5% of the amount of the check) $40.00
Notary fee $10.00
Pro Hac Vice fee $100
Registry of court fee: first $500 3%
Registry of court fee, each subsequent $100 1.5%
Restitution payments, per payment $3.50
Seal or expunge any record $42.00
Search per year - per name - per legal description $2.00
Severance granted charge $18.00
Subpoena, processing of out of state $4.00
Subpoena, preparing and issuing $7.00
Subpoenas, signing and sealing $2.00
Oath, administering, attesting, and sealing $3.50
Validating certificates $3.50
Venire facias, issuing $5.00
Verifying any instrument presented for certification prepared by someone other than Clerk, per page $3.00
Witnesses, paying of and making and reporting payrolls of jurors to state comptroller, per page, per copy $5.00
Writ of garnishment $85.00
Writing any paper other than herein specifically mentioned, same as for copying including signing and sealing $7.00
Sheriff's fee, per service (payable to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office) $40.00