CIVIL ADVANCE FILING FEE

St. Helena Parish Clerk of Court must collect fees on new suits for other agencies, which fees are comprised of: Judicial Expense Fund $20.00, Judges Supplemental Fund $25.00  Southeast Legal Services $3.00, Indigent  Transcript Fund $.50, Initialization Fee $20.00, Disbursement of Judicial Funds $5.00,  Louisiana Judicial College Fee $.50, Clerk Supplemental Compensation Fund $17.50

Please note that a money judgment will not be recorded without a written request to do so by the attorney or plaintiff.

 

NEW CIVIL SUITS/PETITION:

 

WITHOUT SERVICE

$300.00

  1. (1) SERVICE (CITATION, RULE TO SHOW CAUSE)

$350.00

EACH ADDITIONAL SERVICE

$ 75.00

**PLUS ALL SHERIFF FEES**

 

 

 

SUPPLEMENTAL/AMENDED PETITION/ RECONVENTIONAL DEMAND/ INTERVENTION/CROSS CLAIM/ GARNISHMENT/ THIRD PARTY DEMAND/ ETC.:

WITH NO SERVICE

$100.00

WITH ONE SERVICE

$ 75.00

EACH ADDITIONAL SERVICE

$ 75.00

**PLUS ALL SHERIFF FEES**

 

 

 

APPEALS PETITIONS/ MOTION TO APPEAL/ SUSPENSIVE APPEAL:

$175.00

ANSWERS IN APPEAL

(SUPREME COURT FEE)

$100.00

 

 

MOTION TO SET TRIAL:

JUDGE/BENCH

$175.00

JURY

$250.00

 

 

EXECUTORY PROCESS:

ONE DEFENDANT

$300.00

EACH ADDITIONAL DEFENDANT

$  75.00

 

 

DIVORCE:

WITHOUT SERVICE

$300.00

WITH (1) SERVICE

 

**ALL PLUS SHERIFF FEES**

 

 

 

ADOPTIONS:

$300.00

**ALL PLUS SHERIFF FEES**

 

 

 

APPOINTMENT OF CURATOR:

$350.00

**ALL PLUS SHERIFF FEES**

 

 

 

SUCCESSIONS:

$300.00

 

 

AFFIDAVIT OF SMALL SUCCESSION

COMPLETED LSA-C.C.P. Art. 3421

$125.00

TO HAVE JUDGMENT RECORDED, PLEASE CALL FOR COST.

 

 

ANSWER/INTERROGATORIES/NOTICE OF DEPOSITION/

REQUEST FOR PRODUCTION/ ACCEPTANCE OF SERVICE/

WITNESS & EXHIBITS LISTS/ REQUEST FOR NOTICE/ EXTENSION

OF TIME/ ENROLL/ WITHDRAW/ ORDER/ DISCOVERY CONFERENCE/

TO APPOINT SPECIAL PROCESS SERVER/ JOINT STIPULATION

 

1ST PAGE

$6.00

EACH ADDITIONAL PAGE PLEADING

$4.00

 

 

MOTION FOR CONTINUANCE/STATUS CONFERENCE:

1ST PAGE

$6.00

EACH ADDITIONAL PAGE PLEADING

$4.00

 

 

MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY DEFAULT

$25.00 per defendant

 

 

CONFIRMATION JUDGMENT/ DEFAULT JUDGMENT

NO SERVICE

$150.00

1 SERVICE

$225.00

EACH ADDITIONAL SERVICE

$75.00

**PLUS ALL SHERIFF FEES**

 

 

 

JUDGMENTS

**CALL FOR FEES**

DISMISSALS

**CALL FOR FEES**

 

 

RULE TO SHOW CAUSE: IN EXISTING SUIT (COMPEL/SUMMARY JUDGMENT/JUDGMENT DEBTOR/ EXCEPTION/ CONTEMPT) (ANYTHING IN FORM OF RULE)

1 SERVICE

$150.00

EACH ADDITIONAL SERVICE

$75.00

**PLUS ALL SHERIFF FEES**

 

 

 

CERTIFIED COPY

$5.00 PER CAPTIONED PAGE

CONFORMED COPY

$3.00 PER CAPITIONED PAGE

GENERAL COPY

$1.00 PER PAGE

 

 

ACT OF CONGRESS

$5.00

EXHIBITS/ATTACHMENTS/TRANSCRIPTS

$2.00 PER PAGE

FAX CONFIRMATION CERTIFICATE

$15.00

FAX FILING

$5.00 1st page $1.00 each additional

FAX FILING PLEADINGS

$6.00 1ST page $4.00 each additional

 

 

NAME SEARCH

$20.00 PER NAME

 

 

POSTAGE

ACTUAL

 

 

SUBPOENAS:

ALL SUBPOENAS

$75.00 EACH

**PLUS ALL SHERIFF FEES**

 

 

 

CITATIONS

$75.00 EACH

 

 

NOTICES WITHOUT SERVIVCE

$15.00

NOTICES WITH SERVICE

$20.00

**PLUS ALL SHERIFF FEES**

 

 

 

WRITS

$150.00

**PLUS ALL SHERIFF FEES**

 

 

 

SERVICE THROUGH SECRETARY OF STATE

$50.00 made payable to Secretary of State plus

$39.36 made payable to East Baton Rouge Sheriff

**PLUS ALL SHERIFF FEES**

 

SERVICE THROUGH CT CORPORATION

$39.36 made payable to East Baton Rouge Sheriff

 

 

**PLEASE CONTACT INDIVDIDUAL SHERIFF’S OFFICES FOR SERVICE FEES**

 

 

REVISED  7/1/18