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Filing and Service Fees

Effective: January 1, 2020

Document Title Filing Fee* Service Fee** Total
 Eviction  $46.00  $150.00  $196.00

 Justice Civil

- Small Claims

- Debt Claim Cases

- Repair or Remedy Case

 $46.00  $175.00  $221.00

 Justice Civil:

Counterclaim, Cross or 3rd Party

 $46.00  $175.00  $221.00

 Subpoena

($10 CASH witness fee)

 $11.00  $150.00  $161.00
 Subpoena Dueces Tecum  $11.00  $150.00  $161.00
 Writ of Possession  $5.00  $200.00  $205.00
 Writ of Execution  $5.00  $225.00  $230.00
 Writ of Garnishment  $51.00  $225.00  $276.00
 Writ of Sequestration  $51.00  $200.00  $251.00
 Writ of Retrieval  $51.00  $225.00  $276.00
 Writ of Re-Entry  $51.00  $225.00  $276.00
 Writ of Restoration of Utilities  $51.00  $175.00  $226.00
 Peace Bond  $0.00  $175.00  $175.00
 Turnover Order  $46.00  $175.00  $221.00

* Filing Fees are NOT affected by the number of persons or parties named within the claim.
** Multiply the applicable Service Fee times the number of persons or parties to be served.


Other Transaction Fees - no service fee requested

 Document  Fee
 Abstract of Judgment  $5.00
 Transcript Fee (case transfer or appeals)  $10.00
 Jury Fee  $22.00
 Towing Hearing  $20.00

 Certified Copy Fee

- 1st Page

- each additional page

 

$2.00

$0.25

 Photo Copy Fee (this also includes if Plaintiff does NOT provide enough copies of petition to be served on each Defendant)

- 1st Page

- each additional page

 

$1.00

$0.25

Methods of Payment: Cash, Money Order, Cashier's Checks, Debit or Credit Card (3.25% charge fee) and Personal Checks (for civil ONLY). You may also pay on the County website.
Make checks, money orders or cashier's checks payable to : Nueces County

All Filing Fees Are Non-Refundable