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Fee Schedule

Family Law / Civil/Probate/ Small Claims

Effective January 1, 2020.

Payments may be made by cash, check, money order, cashier's check or ATM/Debit card.

  INITIAL FILING FEES IN CIVIL CASES Code Section Total Fee Due
  Unlimited Civil Cases    
1 Complaint or other first paper in unlimited civil case (amount over $25,000)  GC 70611; 70602.5; 70602.6 $435.00
2 Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer case over $25,000 GC 70611; 70602.5; 70602.6 $435.00
3 Petition for a writ of review, mandate, or prohibition (other than a writ petition to the appellate division) GC 70611; 70602.5; 70602.6 $435.00
4 Petition for a decree of change of name or gender GC 70611; 70602.5; 70602.6 $435.00
5 Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (amount over $25,000) (including unlawful detainers) GC 70612 $435.00
6 Claim opposing forfieture of seized property, if value of property is $5,000 or less

(If the value of the property is more than $5,000, the filing fee is the fee in GC 70611, 70602.5, 70602.6)

H&S 11488.5(a)(3) No fee 
  Limited Civil Cases    
7 Complaint or other first paper (amount over $10,000 up to $25,000) GC 70613(a)    $370.00
8 Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer (amount over $10,000 up to $25,000) GC 70613(a); CCP 1161.2 $385.00
9 Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (amount over $10,000 up to $25,000) (including unlawful detainer) GC 70614(a)   $370.00
10 Complaint or other first paper (amount up to $10,000) GC 70613(b)   $225.00
11 Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer (amount up to $10,000) GC 70613(b); CCP 1161.2 $240.00
12 Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (amount up to $10,000) (including unlawful detainers) GC 70614(b) $225.00
13 Amendment of complaint or of other first paper increasing amount at issue from $10,000 or less to more than $10,000 (but not exceeding $25,000) GC 70613.5(a) $145.00
14 Cross-Complaint or amendment of cross-complaint increasing amount at issue from $10,000 or less to more than $10,000 (but not exceeding $25,000) GC 70613.5(b) $145.00
15 Amended complaint, cross-complaint, or amended cross-complaint that reclassifies case from limited civil to unlimited civil (CCP 403.060) GC 70619 $140.00
16 Complaint or other first paper within small claims jurisdictional limit filed by assignee of record (with declaration) BP 6322.1(c)(1); GC 70613(b); CCP 116.420 $181.00
17 Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (case filed by assignee within small claims jurisdictional limit, with declaration) BP 6322.1(c)(1); GC 70614(b); CCP 116.420 $181.00
18 Amendment of complaint or of other first paper filed by assignee of record increasing amount at issue from within small claims limite to more than $10,000 (but not exceeding $25,000) GC 70613.5(a) $189.00
19 Cross-complaint or amendment of cross-complaint in case filed by assignee with declaration, increasing amount at issue from within small claims limit to more that $10,000 (but not exceeding $25,000) GC 70613.5(b) $189.00
  Other Initial Filing Fees (both Limited and Unlimited Civil Cases)    
20 Additional fee for case designated as complex (one fee for all plaintiffs) GC 70616(a) $1,000.00
21 Additional fee for case designated as complex (for each defendant) ($10,000 cap) GC 70616(b) $1,000.00
22 Supplemental fee for filing of a complaint by a "high-frequency litigant," as defined in CCP 425.55(b), in a construction-related accessibility case GC 70616.5 $1,000.00
23 Complaint, response, or other paper filed on behalf of public entity (but fee is recoverable with judgment under GC 6103.5) GC 6103 No fee 
24 Amended complaint or amended cross-complaint (other than one that changes amount at issue to reclassify case or require fee difference paid in limited civil case under GC 70613.5) GC 72056.01 No fee 
25 Action to compel registrations of voters Elec. 2142 No fee 
26 Request for order to Require counting of provisional ballots Elec. 14310 No fee 
27 Petition for forfeiture where claim has been filed with district attorney for impounded vehicle VC 14607.6(e)4) $100.00
28 Abstract of judgment rendered by judge of another court (unless filed with an application for order of sale of a dwelling under CCP 704.750 or with an application for order of examination under CCP 778.160) GC 70626(b)(2) $45.00
29 Issuing commission to take deposition out of state under CCP 2026.010 GC 70626(b)(5) $45.00
30 Filing and entering award under Workers' Compensation Act GC 70626(b)(6) $45.00
  Discovery in Out-of-State Case    
31 Application for subpoena for discovery in out-of-state case (CCP 2029.300) GC 70626(b)(5) $45.00
32 First petition by party for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (CCP 2029.610(a), CCP 2029.620(c)(1)) GC 70611 $435.00
33 First petition by nonparty for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (CCP 2029.610(a), CCP 2029.620(c)(2)) GC 70626 $80.00
34 Subsequent petition by party for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (where first appearance fee was previously paid ) (CCP 2029.620(c)(1)) GC 70617(a) $ 60.00 
35 Subsequent petition by party for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (where first appearance fee was previously paid ) (CCP 2029.620(c)(1)) GC 70617(a) $60.00
36 Response by party to petition for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (where first appearance fee was not previously paid (CCP 2029.610(c)) GC 70612 $435.00
37 Response by party to petition for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (where first appearance fee was previously paid) CCP 2029.620(d) No fee 
38 Response by non-party to petition for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case CCP 2029.610(c) No fee 
  Requests for Protective Orders      
39 Petition to prevent domestic violence and response FC 6222; GC 70617(b)(7) No fee 
40 Petition to prevent abuse of an elder or dependent adult and response W&I 15647.03(q); GC 70617(b)(10) No fee 
41 Petition to prevent civil harassment (involving violence, threats of violence or stalking) and response CCP 527.6(w-x) No fee 
42 Petition to prevent civil harassment (other) and response GC 70611; GC 70612 $435.00
43 Petition to prevent workplace violence (involving violence, threats of violence or stalking) and response CCP 527.8(v-w) No fee 
44 Petition to prevent workplace violence (other) and response GC 70611; GC 70612 $435.00
  CIVIL MOTION AND OTHER FILING FEES    
45 Motion or other paper requiring a hearing (unless it is the party's first paper and the first paper filing fee is paid), including the following: GC 70617(a) $60.00
46 Motion listed under CCP 1005(a)(1)-(12) GC 70617(a) $60.00
47 Motion or application to continue a trail date GC 70617(a) $60.00
48 Discovery motion under CCP 2016.010 et seq. GC 70617(a) $60.00
49 Motion for new trail. GC 70617(a) $60.00
50 Ex parte application requiring a party to give notice of the ex parte apperance to other parties.  GC 70617(a) $60.00
51 Motion for summary judgement or for summary adjudication GC 70617(d) $500.00
52 Application to appear as counsel pro hac vice GC 70617(e)(1) $500.00
53 Renewal fee for application to appear as counsel pro hac vice for each year a case continues GC 70617(e)(2) $500.00
54 Reclassification of limited jurisdiction case to unlimited jursidiction (CCP 403.060) GC 70619 $140.00
55 Processing change of venue (payable to superior court from which the transfer was requested) (a separate check with the initial filing fee for the court to which the case will be transferred is also required) GC 70618 $50.00
56 Request, application, or motion for, or notice of, continuance of hearing or case management conference GC 70617(c)(1) $345.09
57 Stipulation and order (unless it is the party's first paper and the first paper filing fee is paid) GC 70617(c)(2) $371.55
58 Request for order authorizing service of summonds by posting (CCP 415.45) or by publication (CCP 415.50) GC 70617(c)(3) $398.00
59 Amended notice of motion GC 70617(b)(2) No fee 
60 Civil case management statement GC 70617(b)(3) No fee 
61 Request for trail de novo after judicial arbitration GC 70617(b)(4) No fee 
62 Stipulation that does not require an order GC 70617(b)(5) No fee 
63 A request for entry of default or default judgment GC 70617(b)(8) No fee 
  CIVIL JURY AND TRIAL RELATED FEES    
64 Advance jury fee (nonrefundable) CCP 631(b) $150.00
65 Daily jury deposits (amount set by court) CCP 631(e)  Varies
66 Court reporting services in civil proceedings lasting on hour or less GC 68086(a)(1) $30.00
67 Court reporter per diem fees for civil proceedings lasting more than one hour (amount set by court) GC 68086(a)(2) Varies
68 Extra court reporter (amount set by court) GC 69953.5 Varies
  JUDGMENT RELATED FEES      
69 Confession of Judgment (CCP 1134)    GC 70626(b)(3) $45.00
70 Renewal of judgment (CCP 683.150) GC 70626(b)(4) $45.00
71 Notice of settlement (CRC 3.1385)   No fee 
72 Certified copy of order to DMV when court orders judgment paid in installments VC 16379 Varies
  POST JUDGMENT RELATED FEES      
73 Issuing writ of attachment, writ of mandate, writ of execution, writ of sale, writ of possession, writ of prohibition, writ of restitution, or any other writ for enforcement of an order or judgment GC 70626(a)(1) $40.00
74 Issuing abstract of judgment GC 70626(a)(2) $40.00
75 Issuing an order of sale GC 70626(b)(1) $45.00
76 Application for order of sale of a dwelling (CCP 704.750) GC 70617(a)(7) $60.00
77 Application for examination of third person controlling defendant's property (CCP 491.110, CCP 491.150) GC 70617(a)(3) $60.00
78 Application for order for judgment debtor examination (CCP 708.110, CCP 708.160).  (No separate fee is charged for filing the abstract of judgment with the application) GC 70617(a)(6) $60.00
79 Certificate of satisfaction of judgment (CCP 724.100) GC 70626(a)(3) $40.00
80 Notice to DMV of judgment debtor's default in making installment payments VC 16381 Varies
  SMALL CLAIMS FEES    
81 Filing claim for $1,500 or less CCP 116.230(b)(1) $30.00
82 Filing claim for more than $1,500 but less than or equal to $5,000 CCP 116.230(b)(2) $50.00
83 Filing claim for more than $5,000 but less than or equal to $10,000 (claim by natural person only, with certain exceptions) CCP 116.230(b)(3); CCP 116.221 $75.00
84 Filing claim by person who has filed more than 12 small claims in California within the previous 12 months CCP 116.230(c) $100.00
85 Amendment raising amount of claim from $1,500 or less to more than $1,500 but not exceeding $5,000 CCP 116.230(d)(1) $20.00
86 Amendment raising amount of claim from more than $1,500 but ot exceeding $5,000 to more than $5,000 but not exceeding $10,000 (claim by natural persons only, with certain exeptions) CCP 116.230(d)(2); CCP 116.221 $25.00
87 Amendment raising amount of claim from $1,500 or less to more than $5,000 but not exceeding $10,000 (claim by natural person only, with certain exceptions) CCP 116230(d)(3); CCP 116.221 $45.00
88 Service of copy of claim under CCP 116.340, for each defendant to whom the clerk mails a copy of the claim CCP 116.232 $15.00
89 Transfer of case out of small claims court (defendant's claim exceeding jurisdictional limit) (no receiving court filing or transfer fee) CCP 116.390 No fee 
90 Request for postponement of hearing, if defendant has been served CCP 116.570 $10.00
91 Notice of appeal of small claims case CCP 116.760 $75.00
92 Motion to vacate CCP 116.745 $20.00
93 Fee for payment of judgment to court CCP 116.860 $20.00
94 Application for order of examination of judgment debtor GC 70617(a)(6); CCP 116.820 $60.00
95 Writ of execution GC 70626(a)(1); CCP 116.280 $40.00
96 Abstract of judgment GC 70626(a)(2); CCP 116.280 $40.00
  FAMILY LAW FEES    
97 Petition or other first paper (including a joint petition) for dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation, or nullity GC 70670(b); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
98 Response or other first paper filed in response to petition for dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation, or nullity GC 70670(d); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6  $435.00 
99 First paper in family law matter other than dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation, or nullity GC 70670(a); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6  $435.00 
100 First paper filed in response in family law matter other than dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation or nullity GC 70670(c); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6  $435.00 
101 A settlement agreement or stipulation for judgment that is signed by a defaulted respondent and included in a judgment of dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership; or a stipulation to modify such an agreement if the stipulation is presented by the petitioner.  (Defaulted respondent is not charged a first paper fee under GC 70670, GC 70671(b), GC 70671 (e).) GC 70677(c) No Fee 
102 Appearance, stipulation, and waiver of rights in dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation or nullity or to establish parentage, when respondent is a member of the armed forces GC 70673 No fee 
103 Petition for adoption (for each person to be adopted) H&S 103730 $20.00
104 Filings in a proceeding to declare a minor free from parental custody and control FC 7806; FC 7841 No Fee 
105 Domestic violence restraining orders, including a request to obtain, modify, or enforce an order to prevent domestic violence or response to that request; and any request that is necessary to obtain or give effect to a restraining order GC 70671(f); GC 70677(b)(5); FC 6222              No fee 
106 Motion or order to show cause in family law matter (unless it is the party's first paper and the first paper filing fee is paid)  GC 70677(a) $60.00
107 Additional charge on motion or order to show cause to modify or enforce custody or visitation GC 70678 $25.00
108 Stipulation and order not requiring a hearing; request or stipulation for continuance of hearing or case management conference not requiring a hearing GC 70677(c) $20.00
109 Stipulation that does not require an order GC 70677(b)(7) No fee 
110 A stipulation regarding the date of termination of marital or domestic partnership status if the court has retained jurisdiction over that date GC 70671(c) No fee 
111 First paper or any subsequent paper filed by the Department of Child Support Services to establish parentage or to establish, modify, or collect child support GC 6103.9; GC 70672 No fee 
112 Response or subsequent paper filed in an action brought by the Department of Child Support Services to establish parentage or to establish, modify, or collect support if support is the only issue. If a custody issue is raised, see charge for first paper filed in response to other family law matters. GC 70672 No fee 
113 Filings on issues relating to parentage or support in a pre-existing non-governmental case in which a Title IV-D child support agency has intervened and is providing services under FC 17400  GC 70672 No fee 
114 Statement to register a foreign support order or other first paper in a UIFSA case GC 70677; FC 4927 No fee 
115 A document relating to a stipulated postjudgment modifiction of child support GC 70671(d) No fee 
116 Costs for stepparent adoption, including investigation (amount set by court, up to $700) (FC 9001 , 9002)  FC 9002 Varies
117 Child custody evaluation (amount set by court)  FC 3112 Varies
118 Court-appointed counsel for child (Fam. Code 3150 et seq.) FC 3153 Varies
119 Premarital counseling for minors FC 304 Varies
120 Cost for investigation re: petition to declare child free from parental custody and control FC 7851.5 Varies
  PROBATE FEES    
121 First-filed petition for letters of administration or letters testamentary, first-filed petition for special letters of administration with powers of general representative under Probate Code 8545 GC 70650(a); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
122 First objection to probate of will or codicil (Prob.C 8250); first petition for revocation of probate of will or codicil (Prob.C 8270) (if filed together with petition for appointment of personal representative under GC 70650(c), only the fee under GC 70650(c) is charged) GC 70650(b); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
123 Later-filed petition for letters of administration, letters testamentary, or special letters of administration with powers of general representative by a person other than the original petitioner GC 70650(c); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
124 First or subsequent petition for special letters of administration without powers of general personal representative GC 70657.5(a)(3)  $200.00
125 Opposition to petition for appointment of a personal representative in a decedent's estate, other than competing petition for appointment or will contest, and objection or other opposition to first account of testamentary trustee subject to court supervision GC 70651; GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
126 Petition (or opposition to petition) concerning the internal affairs of a trust under Probate Code 17200 et seq., or first account of trustee of testamentary trust subject to continuing court jurisdiction under Prob.C 17300 et seq. GC 70652 $435.00
127 Petition (or opposition to petition) concerning the interal affairs of a trust created by court under Prob.C 2580, 3100, or 3600 (trusts not subject to the $350 fee under GC 70652) GC 70657.5(a)(1); GC70652(d) $200.00
128 Petition for appointment of conservator, guardian of the estate or guardian of the person and estate or opposition to these petitions other than competing petitions for appointment GC 70653(a); GC 70653(b); GC 70602.5; GC 7062.6 $435.00
129 Opposition to petition for appointment of conservator, guardian of the estate or guardian of the person and estate filed by or on behalf of the proposed conservatee or the proposed ward or a parent of the proposed ward GC 70653(f) No fee 
130 Petition for appointment of guardian of the person only or opposition to petition other than competing petition for appointment GC 70654(a); GC 70654(b); GC 70602.5 $225.00
131 Opposition to petition by the proposed ward or the parent of the proposed ward GC 70654(e) No fee 
132 Petition or opposition filed after issuance of letters of guardianship or temporary guardianship, in guardianship of the person only GC 70657(e) No fee 
133 First or subsequent petition for temporary letters of conservatorship or guardianship GC 70657(a)(4) $60.00
134 Petition commencing other proceedings under the Probate Code and objections or other opposition to such petitions, including the following:  GC 70655; GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
135 Petition to determine the fact of death to determine title to real property and objections or other opposition (Prob. Code 200) GC 70655(c)(4); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
136 Petition for an order concerning a particular transaction and objections or other opposition (Prob. Code 3100) GC 70655(c)(5); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
137 Petition for order concerning capacity determination and health care decision authority for adult without conservator and objections or other opposition (Prob. Code 3200) GC 70655(c)(6); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
138 Petition for compromise of the claim of a minor or disabled adult, no civil action pending, and objections or other opposition (Prob. Code 3600) GC 70655(c)(1); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
139 Petition concerning a power of attorney and objections or other opposition (Prob. Code 4541) GC 70655(c)(8); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
140 Petition concerning advanced health care directive and objections or other opposition (Prob. Code 4766) GC 70655(c)(7); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
141 Petition to determine succession to real property and objections or other opposition (Prob. Code 13151) GC 70655(c)(2); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
142 Spousal or domestic partnership property petition and objections or other opposition (Prob. Code 13650) GC 70655(c)(3); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
143 Petition for approval, compromise, or settlement of claims against deceased settlor, or for allocation of amounts due between trusts, or objections or other opposition (Prob.C 19020) GC 70655(c)(9); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
144 Any other petition that commences a proceeding under the Probate Code and objections or other opposition GC 70655(c)(10); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
145 Petition for order setting aside estate of small value if no estate is pending for the decedent (Prob. Code 6602) GC 70656(a); GC 70602.5 $225.00
146 Opposition to petition for order setting aside estate of small value (Prob.C 6602) GC 70656(b); GC 70602.5 $225.00
147 Petition (or opposition to petition) for an order listed below, filed after issuance of letters testamentary, letters of administration, or letters of special administration to a personal representative of decedent's estate; letters of guardianship or temporary guardianship to a guardian of the estate or person and estate; or letters of conservatorship or temporary conservatorship to a conservator  GC 70658(a); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order concerning sale, lease, encumbrance, grant of an option,  purchase, conveyance, or exchange of propertly GC 70658(a)(1); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order settling an account of a fiduciary GC 70658(a)(2); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    - Petition for order authorizing, instructing, or directing a fiduciary, or approving or confirming acts of a fiduciary GC 70658(a)(3); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order concerning payment of compensation or expenses of an attorney GC 70658(a)(4); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order concerning payment of compensation or expenses of a fiduciary GC 70658(a)(5); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order surchargining or removing a fiduciary GC 70658(a)(6); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order transferring or authorizing transfer of property of an estate to a fiduciary in another jurisdiction GC 70658(a)(7); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order allowing a fiduciary's request to resign GC 70658(a)(8); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order adjudicating a claim to property under Prob. C 850 et seq. GC 70658(a)(9); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order granting permission to fix the residence of a ward or conservatee outside of California GC 70658(a)(10); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order concerning payments for support, maintenance, or education of a ward or conservatee or of a person entitled to support, maintenance, or education from a ward or conservatee GC 70658(a)(11); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order cocerning payment of surplus income to relatives of a conservatee (Prob.C 2423) or concerning substituted judgment (prob,C 2580) GC 70658(a)(12); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order affecting legal capacity of a conservatee under Prob.C 1870 et seq. GC 70658(a)(13); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
    -- Petition for order adjudicating merits of a claim under Prob.C 2500 et seq. GC 70658(a)(14); GC 70602.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
148 Petition (or opposition to petition) filed after the issuance of temporary letters of guardianship or conservatorship or letters of guardianship or conservatorship not subject to the $435 fee in GC 70658(a) and not excempt under GC 70657(e) GC 70657(a)(3) $60.00
149 Petition (or opposition to petition) filed after the issuance of letters of guardianship or temporary letters of guardianship in a guardianship of the person only GC 70657(e); GC 70658(c)(1) No fee 
150 Disclaimer of interest in a decedent's estate GC 70657.5(c); GC 70658(c)(2) No fee 
151 Petition (or opposition to petition) after issuance of special letters of administration or letters testamentary or of administration in decedents' estates that are not subject to the $355 fee in GC 70658(a) GC 70657.5(a)(2) $200.00
152 Motion, application or other paper requiring a hearing after the first paper including motion or other paper listed in GC 70617(a)

(motions listed in CCP 1005(a)-(12), motion to continue a trail date, discovery motions, motion for new trail) 

GC 70657(a)(1); GC 70617(a) $60.00
153 Application for ex parte relief other than ex parte petition for dischage  GC 70657(a)(2) $60.00
154 Ex Parte petition for discharge of personal representative, conservator, or guardian upon completion of court-ordered distribution or transfer GC 70657(a)(2) No fee 
155 Motion or other paper listed in GC 70617(b)(list of 13 items), Including: GC 70657(b) No fee 
   -- Amended notice of motion GC 70657(b); GC 70617(b)(2) No fee 
   -- Civil case management statement GC 70657(b); GC 70617(b)(3) No fee 
   -- Request for trail de novo after judical arbitration GC 70657(b); GC 70617(b)(4) No fee 
   -- Stipulation that does not require an order GC 70657(b); GC 70617(b)(5) No fee 
   -- A request for entry of default or default judgement GC 70657(b); GC 70617(b)(8) No fee 
   -- Paper requiring a hearing on a petition to approve the compromise of a claim of a minor or person with a disablity under Prob.C 3600 CCP 1005(a)(9) No fee 
156 Petition to withdraw funds from blocked account GC 70657(a) $60.00
157 Motion for summary judgment              GC 70657(c); GC 70617(d) $500.00
158 Deposit of estate planning documents GC 70660 $20.00
159 Search for estate documents, for each search longer than 10 minutes GC 70661 $15.00
160 Petition to establish record of birth, death, or marriage H&S 103470; GC 70602.5 $225.00
161 Affidavit procedure for real property of small value under Prob. Code 13201 GC 7062(b)(9) $45.00
162 Guradianship investigations (amount set by court)  Prob.C 1513.1 Varies
163 Inforamtion package for conservators Prob.C 1835 $20.00
164 Conservatorship investigator's fee (amount set by court) Prob. C 1851.5 Varies
165 Petition for summary probate (Public Administrator only) Prob.C 7660 $205.00
166 Delivery of will to the court in which the estate may be adminstered (Prob.C 8200) CG 70626(d) $50.00
167 Request for special notice in  decedent's estate, guardianship, conservatorship, and trust proceedings (Prob.C 1250,2700,17204) GC 70662 $40.00
168 Registering a conservatorship established outside of California (effective January 1, 2016) GC 70663 $30.00
  APPEAL AND WRIT RELATED FEES    
  Appeal of Unlimited Civil Case    
169 Certificate for court of Appearl or Supreme court on motion prior to filing appeal record GC 70620 $20.00
170 Appeal or cross appeal to court of appeal (payable to court of appeal) GC 68926; GC 68926.1(b) $775.00
171 Deposit for preparation of clerk's transcript (payable to Sutter County Superior Court) (charged when notice of appeal to court of appeal is filed under GC 68926) GC 68926.1 $100.00
  Other Appeals    
172 Appeal in limited civil case (to appellate division), where amount demanded in case does not exceed $10,000 GC 70621(b); GC70602.5 $225.00
173 Appeal in limited civil case ( to appelate divison) where amount demanded is case exceeds $10,000 (but does not exceed $25,000) GC 70621(a); GC 70602.5 $370.00
174 Appeal in small claims case CCP 116.760 $75.00
175 Writ petition to appellate divison, where amount demanded in limited civil case does not exceed $10,000 GC 70621(b); GC 70602.5 $225.00
176 Write petition to appellate division, where amount demanded in limited civil case exceeds $10,000 (but does not exceed $25,000)  GC 70621(a); GC 7062.5 $370.00
177 Appeal from Labor Commissioner's Award (Lab.C 98.2) GC 70611; GC 7062.5; GC 70602.6 $435.00
178 Appeal of final decision on parking citation violation (VC 40230) GC 70615(b) $25.00
179 Appeal from determination of dangerous or vicious dog (F&A 31622) GC 70626(b)(8) $45.00
180 Appeal of administrative fine or penalty (GC 53069.4(b)(2)) GC 70615(a) $25.00
181 Appeal of administrative penalty for fare evasion or passenger conduct violation (PUC 99582) GC 70615(c)  $25.00
  RECORDS RELATED FEES    
182 Certifying a copy of paper, record, or proceeding on file GC 70626(a)(4) $40.00
183 Certificate for which fee is not otherwise fixed, includes lis pendens GC 70626(a)(8) $40.00
184 Preparing a copy of any record, proceeding or paper on file (per page) GC 70627(a) $0.50
185 Comparison of a copy with an original on file (per page) GC 70627(b) $1.00
186 Searching records or files, for each search longer than 10 minutes GC 70627(c) $15.00
187 Exemplification of record or other paper on file GC 70628 $50.00
188 Document authenticated pursuant to court order (per signature) GC 70629 $15.00
189 Certified copy of marriage or domestic partnership dissolution record (requested by public agency) GC 70674 $10.00
190 Certified copy of marriage or domestic partnership dissolution record (requested by any other applicant) GC 70674 $15.00
* Records Search: Computerized public access available for records after 1994; $15.00 fee for each records search prior to 1994. Please Send a self-addressed stamped envelope with copy requests mailed to the Court.    $15.00
  RETURNED CHECKS & INSUFFICIENT PAYMENTS    
191 Administrative charge for check that is returned without payment.  A filing paid for with such a check will be void within 20 days of notification if not paid in cash, by certified check, or by other means specified by the court, but not by traveler's check or personal check CCP 411.20(g); GC 71386 $15.00
192 Administrative charge for processing a partial payment.  A first paper filing submitted with a check for an insufficient amount will be void if the amount due is not paid within 20 days of notification CCP 411.21(g) $25.00
  MISCELLANEOUS FEES    
193 Administrative charge for collection of fees where fee waiver was previously granted GC 68638(a)(3) $25.00
194 Administrative charge for recovering, as part of judgment, fees not paid by public entitiy under GC 6103 GC 6103.5(d) Varies
195 Taking affidavit, except in criminal case or adoption proceedings GC 70626(a)(5) $40.00
196 Acknowledgment of deed or other instrument GC 70626(a)(6) $40.00
197 Recording or registering license or issuing certificate in connection with a license, required by law, for which charge is not otherwise prescribed GC 70626(a)(7) $40.00
198 Filing affidavit of publication of notice of dissolution of partnership GC 70626(b)(7) $45.00
199 Filing and indexing papers for which a charge is not provided elsewhere GC 70626(b(10) $45.00
200 Appearance by videoconferencing  GC 70630 Varies
201 Reasonable fee for service or product, not to exceed costs, where no fee is otherwise provided for (Rule 10.815) GC 70631 Varies
202 Administering funds held in trust for deposits of funds for reporters' transcripts GC 70632; CRC 8.130; CRC 8.834 $50.00
203 Certificate of facts regarding unsatisfied judgment VC 16373 $30.00
204 Contempt of court CCP 1218 Up to $1,000 
205 Money sanctions CCP 177.5 Up to $1,500 

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