Civil Division Fees
50th District CourtCivil Division Fees

Civil Division Fees


***EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2016***
The Court is required to collect an "electronic filing system fee" in addition to the filing fees for starting a civil action as listed below.  As a result, the new civil filing fees are as follows:







FEE AMOUNT
Small Claims Filing Fee MCL 600.8420
Amount of Claim $0.01 - $600.00 $30.00
$600.01 - $1,750.00 $50.00
$1,750.01 - $5,500.00 $70.00
Certified Mail $10.00
*Additional $1.00 to be charged if Affidavit & Claim has more than 5 page attachment
Issuance of Order to Seize, Garnishment, or Judgment Debtor Examination $15.00
Civil Filing Fee (includes Judgment Fee) MCL 600.8420
Amount of Claim $0.00 - $600.00 $35.00
$600.01 - $1,750.00 $55.00
$1,750.01 - $10,000.00 $75.00
$10,000.01 - $25,000.00 $160.00
Claim & Delivery $75.00
Garnishment, Execution or Attachment, or Judgment Debtor Discovery Subpoena Filing Fee MCL 600.5757 $15.00
Landlord/Tenant Filing Fee (includes Judgment Fee) MCL 600.5756
For Possession of Premises Only $55.00
PLUS
If money judgment is also requested in the amount of:
Amount of Claim $0.00 - $600.00 $35.00
$600.01 - $1,750.00 $55.00
$1,750.01 - $10,000.00 $75.00
$10,000.01 - $25,000.00 $160.00