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Civil Court Fees
Per Michigan Court Rule 1.110: Fines, costs, and other financial obligations imposed by the court must be paid at the time of assessment, except when the court allows otherwise, for good cause shown.
Payments can be made at the 40th District Court building during regular business hours or by using a payment kiosk and drop box at the front entrance. The kiosk and drop box are open for use 24/7.
You can make an online payment to the court using ALLPAID.
The 24-hour telephone number is 866-211-0099, pay location code 6008.
- Any checks returned for non-sufficient funds are subject to a service fee
- General Civil, Small Claims, and Landlord/Tenant forms are universal and are available at most courts or online at the Michigan Supreme Court Website.
- Landlord/Tenant information booklets are available through the Civil Division.
Small Claims Filing Fee, MCL 600.8420(1)
|Up to $600||$30|
|$601 - $1,750||$50|
|$1,751 - $6,000||$70|
|**Add certified mailing fee||$15/individual or $9/company|
General Civil Filing Fee, MCL 600.8371
|Up to $600||$35|
|$601 - $1,750||$55|
|$1,751 - $10,000||$75|
|Over $10,000 < $25,000||$160|
Filing Fee Other Than Money Judgment, MCL 600.8371(8)
|Other than money damages / Claim & Deliver|
|$85 (add value of claim)|
Landlord / Tenant, Land Contract
|Filing Fee, Possession of Premises, MCL 600.5756 (1)|
Possession & Money Judgement
|For Possession Only||$55|
|Up to $600||$90|
|$600.01 - $1,750||$110|
|$10,000.01 & Over||$215|
|All claims MCL 600.8371(10)|
|Fee, MCL 600.8316|
|General Civil, MCL 600.8371(8)|
- Writ of Restitution, Garnishment, Attachment, or Execution and each Judgment Debtor Discovery Subpoena
Writ of Restitution, Garnishment, Attachment, or Execution and each Judgment Debtor Discovery Subpoena
|Small Claims, MCL 600.8420(1)||$15|
|General Civil, MCL 600.8306(4)||$15|
|Discovery Subpoena, MCL 600.5757||$15|
Fees for Copies/Forms
|Certified Copies, MCL 600.2546||$10|
|Regular Copy (per page)||$1|
|Forms (per form)||$1|
|From District Court, MCL 600.6536||$25|
|Bond on Appeal, MCR 7.101(E)||$200|