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SCHEDULE OF COURT COSTS

Updated July 22, 2019                             
Criminal/Traffic Schedule    
Non Moving Violation Local Cost $75.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $26.00
  Victim of Crime $9.00
  Mediation $2.00
  Indigent Support Defense Fund $10.00
  Total $135.00
Cost on Additional Charge Local    $15.00
Moving Violations  Local Cost $50.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $26.00
  County CRIS $5.00
  Victim of Crime $9.00
  Mediation $2.00
  Indigent Support Defense Fund $5.00
  Indigent Support Defense Fund $20.00
  Indigent Alcohol Treatment Fund $1.50
  Drug Enforcement Fund $3.40
  Justice Program Services Fund $0.10
  Total $135.00
Cost for Additional Charge Local   $15.00 Special Project $20.00
  CRIS    $5.00  County  
OVI Related Costs Ignition Interlock Fee  $5.00
  Local   Special Project Fund  $2.50  
  State   $2.50  
  Immobilization Club $30.00
  Immobilization Waiver Fee $75.00
  Indigent Alcohol Treatment  $1.50
  Indigent Driver Alcohol Monitoring $50.00
  Unlimited Driving Privileges  $95.00
  Local  $90.00  
  Local Special Project $2.50  
  State   $2.50  
Criminal Felony Local Costs $40.00
Criminal Misdemeanor Local Costs $59.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $31.00
  Victim of Crime $9.00
  Indigent Support Defense Fund $20.00
  Mediation $2.00
  County Crime Stoppers Fund $1.00
  Total $135.00
Cost on Additional Charge Local    $15.00
Parking Tickets Local Cost $75.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $26.00
  Victim of Crime $9.00
  Mediation $2.00
  Indigent Support Defense Fund $10.00
  Total $135.00
Additional Traffic/Criminal Costs Arraignment Continuance $10.00
  Criminal Summons $15.00
  Motion for Limited Driving Privileges $75.00
  Driving Permit Change/Reprint $25.00
  Arrest Warrant $35.00
  Warrant Block $65.00
  License Forfeiture $65.00
  Violator Compact Suspension $65.00
  Time to Pay Financial Sanctions-every 90 days $25.00
  Sealing Record Motion $50.00
       Local    $20.00  
       State    $30.00  
  Appointment of Counsel for Indigent Defendant 
  Jail Commitment $10.00
  Competency Evaluations  Actual Cost
  Criminal Court Community Service Clean Up Fee $200.00
  Criminal Summons -Service $15.00
  Indigent Building Code Fee $25.00
  GH Trash Can Criminal Case $80.00
  Bail Bond Surcharge-Indigent Defense Support Fund $25.00
  5% of Restitution Surcharge 5%
  Collection Agency Fee-30% of total due 30%
  DUS Diversion Program $25.00
Probation Supervision Fees Active Reporting  
  Registration/First Month $45.00
  Monthly Fee $15.00
  3 months $75.00
  6 months $120.00
  9 months $165.00
  12 months $210.00
  18 months $300.00
  24 months/ 2 years $390.00
  36 months/ 3 years $570.00
  48 months/ 4 years $750.00
  60 months/ 5 years $930.00
  Active Non-Reporting $100.00
  Inactive Reporting $60.00
Community Service Probation Fee Local $20.00
  Court Community Service Inc. $65.00
Jail Fees Per Day-Court District Jails Days 1-5 $70.00
  Days 6-119 $62.00
  Days 120-365 $55.00
  After Day 365  $52.00
Jails Fees Outside Court Jurisdiction Contact jail facility for costs  
Civil Schedule    
Civil Complaint Local $48.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $41.00
  Mediation $2.00
  Ohio Legal Aid $26.00
       Local  $0.26  
       State $25.74  
  Total  $130.00
For Each Additional Defendant   $10.00
Civil Counterclaim with Service   $50.00
Civil Cross Claim with Serivce   $50.00
Amended Complaint Joining New Parties $25.00
Third Party Complaint Local $125.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $3.00
  Mediation $2.00
  Ohio Legal Aid $26.00
       Local  $0.26  
       State $25.74  
  Total  $130.00
For Each Additional Defendant   $10.00
Small Claims Schedule    
Small Claims Complaint Local $26.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $43.00
  Ohio Legal Aid $11.00
       Local  $0.11  
       State  $10.89  
  Total  $60.00
For Each Additionall Defendant   $10.00
Small Claims Counterclaim with Service   $15.00
Small Claims Cross Claim with Serivce   $15.00
Amended Complaint Joining New Parties $15.00
Transfer to Civil from Small Claims   $70.00
Other Civil Actions    
Eviction (Writ ONLY) Local $58.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $43.00
  Ohio Legal Aid $26.00
       Local  $0.26  
       State $25.74  
  Total  $140.00
Eviction (1st and DAMAGES) Local $128.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $43.00
  Ohio Legal Aid $26.00
       Local  $0.26  
       State $25.74  
  Total  $210.00
Motion to Seal Record of Eviction   $50.00
For Each Additional Defendant   $15.00
2nd or More Writ of Restitution   $15.00
Replevin Local $161.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $3.00
  Mediation $2.00
  Ohio Legal Aid $26.00
       Local  $0.26  
       State $25.74  
  Total  $205.00
For Each Additional Defendant   $10.00
Cognovit Note Complaint Local $81.00
  Legal Research $3.00
  Computer Fund $10.00
  Special Project $8.00
  Mediation $2.00
  Ohio Legal Aid $26.00
       Local  $0.26  
       State $25.74  
  Total  $130.00
For Each Additional Defendant   $10.00
Trusteeship Petition   $150.00
For 10 Creditors or Less   $30.00
For Each Additional Creditor over 10   $5.00
Tenant Escrow Petition 1% of money deposited in escrow 1%
Appeal of 12 Point Suspension   $75.00
Aministrative Appeals    
             Vicious Animal Designation    
  Local $49.00
  Ohio Legal Aid $26.00
       Local  $0.26  
       State $25.74  
  Total $75.00
         Traffic Camera Ticket Appeal  Local $24.00
  Ohio Legal Aid $26.00
       Local  $0.26  
       State $25.74  
  Total $50.00
Service of Documents    
Resident Service (Eviction Only)   $40.00
Court Bailiff  Inside Cuyahoga County $75.00
(two attempts per individual) Outside Cuyahoga County $100.00
Certified Mail (after first attempt)   $15.00
Certificate of Mailing   $5.00
Service by Publication Does not include newspaper fees $100.00
Secretary of State per party   $25.00
Sheriff Service per party Does not include sheriff fees $75.00
Other Civil Prejudgment Costs    
Transfer to Common Pleas Court Local payable to Clerk $75.00
  County  Separate check made payable to county $250.00
  Total $325.00
Transfer to Another Municipal Court   $30.00
Objections to Magistrate's Decision   $35.00
Post-Judgment Costs    
Post Judgment Motion   $35.00
Motion to Revive Judgment   $35.00
Certificate of Judgment for Transfer/Lien $40.00
Certificate of Satisfication of Judgment   $10.00
Collection Costs    
Exam in Aid of Execution (Debtor's Exam) $55.00
Wage Garnishment Civil $120.00
  Small Claims $60.00
Other Garnishments (Bank etc.) One garnishee (bank) $60.00
  Each additional garnishee (bank) $10.00
  One check made payable to each garnishee $1.00
Motion to Show Cause   $30.00
Levy/Attachment of Personal Property   $275.00
Transfer of a Judgment from Another Court $100.00
Costs Related to All Matters Courtroom Digital Recording $2.00
  Copy of Digital Recordings DVD $10.00
          Cost of Mailing DVD $5.00
  Paper copies per page $0.05
  Certified Paper copy per page $1.00
  Exemplified Copy per document $10.00
  Electronic Payment Convenience Fee $5.00
  Returned Check Fee $50.00
  Witness Fees    Half Day $6.00
                            Full Day $12.00
  Juror Fees-per day $20.00
  Jury Demand-Paid In Advance on Civil Matters $300.00
  Notice of Appeal to 8th District $250.00
  Local  $75 pay to Clerk  
  County $175 payable to County  
  Subpoena $25.00
  Application for Limited Driving Privileges $75.00
  Motion to Amend or Reprint  Driving  Permit $25.00
  Interpreter Fee - per day $120.00
  File Retrieval Fee $11.50
Marriages   $40.00