CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT

CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT
FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
CLINTON COUNTY
CARLYLE, IL 62231

FEE SCHEDULE
Effective October 26, 2016
ALL FEES MUST BE PAID AT TIME OF FILING

AUTHORITY
CIRCUIT CLERK FEE 705 ILCS 105/27.1a
COUNTY COURT FEE 55 ILCS 5/5-1101
COURT AUTOMATION FEE 705 ILCS 105/27.3a
LAW LIBRARY FEE 55 ILCS 5/5-39001
COURT SECURITY FEE 55 ILCS 5/5-1103
DOCUMENT STORAGE FEE 705 ILCS 105/27.3c
FORECLOSURE PREV FUND 735 ILCS 5/15-1504.1
ABANDONED RES PROP FUND 735 ILCS 5/15-1504.1
ACCESS TO JUSTICE FUND 705 ILCS 105/27.3g

Traffic and Criminal Divisions
Motions to Vacate or Amend Final Orders$40.00
Motions to Vacate Bond Forfeiture Orders$40.00
Motions to Vacate Ex Parte Judgments$40.00
Motions to Vacate Judgment on Forfeitures$40.00
Motions to Vacate “FTA” or FTC” Notices sent to the SOS$40.00
Jury Fee in Ordinance Violation cases punishable by fine only$135.00
Expungement Petition$134.00
Civil Division
AD – Adoption
Filing Fee$65.00
CH – Chancery
Foreclosure Complaint – Non Residential$241.00
Foreclosure Complaint – Tier 1 (175 or more)$791.00
Foreclosure Complaint – Tier 2 (50 to 174)$541.00
Foreclosure Complaint – Tier 3 (49 or less)$341.00
Default Mailing (each)$10.00
Foreclosure Answer$136.00
All Other Chancery Complaint$241.00
All Other Answer$136.00
D – Dissolution
Complaint$241.00
Answer$136.00
ED – Eminent Domain
Complaint$231.00
For each additional lot or tract of land or right or interest therein subject to be condemned, the damages in respect to which shall require separate assessment by a Jury
$150.00
F – Family
Paternity$121.00
Answer$136.00
Petition for Marriage License (minor); Notice to Putative Father; Declaration of Paternity
$91.00
Petition to Establish Parent and Child Relationship by Consent of Parties Per 750 ILCS 45/6(b)
No Fee
LM – Law Magistrate
Complaint (claims in excess of $10,000 not in excess of $15,000)$156.00
Complaint (claims in excess of $15,000 not in excess of $50,000)$241.00
Answer$136.00
Jury Demand in any LM Case (12 Man)$212.50
Jury Demand in any LM Case (6 Man)$100.00
LM – Forcible Entry and Detainer
Complaint (possession and/or rent not in excess of $15,000)$131.00
Complaint (in excess of $15,000 not in excess of $50,000)$241.00
Answer$136.00
Answer (when Plaintiff seeks possession only)$126.00
Complaint Confession of Judgment (not in excess of $1,500)$131.00
Complaint Confession of Judgment (in excess of $1,500 not in excess of $15,000)$196.00
Complaint Confession of Judgment (in excess of $15,000 not in excess of $50,000)$281.00
L – Law
Complaint (claims in excess of $50,000)$241.00
Complaint (Forcible Entry and Detainer in excess of $50,000)$241.00
Answer$136.00
Jury Demand (12 Man)$212.50
MC – Municipal Corporation
Complaint$241.00
Answer$136.00
MH – Mental Health
Complaint$131.00
MR – Miscellaneous Remedy
Change of Name$241.00
Habeas Corpus$241.00
Administrative Review and Workers Comp$192.00
Answer for any MR case$136.00
P – Probate
Decedent Estate $331.00
Decedent Estate (does not exceed $15,000)$221.00
Proof of Heirship alone without Administration of Estate$221.00
Petition to Sell Real Estate$50.00
Guardianship of Estate or Estate and Person (includes minor settlements)$156.00
Guardianship of Estate when value of property does not exceed $15,000 (includes minor settlements)$121.00
Guardianship of Person or Persons Only (also for school purposes)$101.00
Letters of Office in Estate of Ward without Administration of Estate$101.00
Appearance$106.00
Certified Copy of Court Order or other Certification (each) (add $.50/page)$10.00
Certified Copy of a Will (each) (add $0.50/page)$6.00
Citation to Discover Assets$15.00
Each Account (other than one final account)$10.00
Exemplication (each, plus the fee for certification)$2.00
Filing Claim in an Estate $10.00
Filing in an Estate a Claim, Petition, or Supplemental Proceeding $60.00
Jury Demand$135.00
Letters of Office (each)$2.00
Petition to Reopen an Estate (within 30 days)$60.00
Petition to Reopen an Estate (after 30 days)$75.00
SC – Small Claims
Complaint (not in excess of $250)$91.00
Complaint (in excess of $250 not in excess of $500)$101.00
Complaint (in excess of $500 not in excess of $2,500)$121.00
Complaint (in excess of $2,500 not in excess of $10,000)$156.00
Answer (not in excess of $1,500)$106.00
Answer (in excess of $1,500 not in excess of $10,000)$136.00
Jury Demand in Small Claims (12 Man)$25.00
Jury Demand in Small Claims (6 Man)$12.50
TX – Tax Objections
Petition for Tax Deed (One Parcel)$281.00
Each Additional Parcel$60.00
Certified Mailing (postage plus $10)$17.00
Tax Objection Complaint$131.00
Sale in Error$131.00
Miscellaneous Fees
Counterclaim or Joining Third Party Defendant (same as original filing fee, less any previously paid answer fee)
Original Filing Fee
Change of Venue (transfer to another county)$40.00
Change of Venue from another countyOriginal Filing Fee
Filing Transcript of JudgmentOriginal Filing Fee
Petition to Vacate Order of Bond Forfeiture$40.00
Certified Mailing (postage plus $10)$17.00
Alias Summons or Alias Citation$5.00
Hard copy print output from automated system$6.00/page
Copies$0.50/page
Record Search or Background Check ($10 each)
Certification ($10 each plus $0.50 per page)
Publication (paid directly to the publisher by the person seeking the publication, whether the clerk is required by law to publish, or the parties to the action
Petitions to Modify, Alter, Vacate Any Judgment or Final Order
Before 30 days from entry of Judgment$50.00
After 30 days from entry of Judgment$75.00
For Spousal or Child SupportNo Fee
Small Claims or Forcible Entry & Detainer (before 30 days from entry of Judgment)No Fee
Garnishment, Wage Deduction, Citation
Less than $1,000$15.00
Greater than $1,000$30.00
Certified Mailing (postage plus $10)$17.00
Records on Appeal
Up to 100 pages$60.00
101 to 200 pages$150.00
201 and greater ($150 plus $0.25 per page)
Clinton County Sheriff Fees