Elected Officials

Macoupin County Circuit Court Filing Fees

(EFFECTIVE 7/1/19)
General Division (217) 854-3211 Ext. 713

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(CH) Chancery
                                            
Mortgage Foreclosure                           $324.00
Tier 1                                                         $874.00
Tier 2                                                         $624.00
Tier 3                                                         $424.00

All other CH Cases are                          $324.00
Answer/Entry of Appearance                $199.00

(D) Divorce

Petition                                                      $324.00
Answer/Entry of Appearance                $199.00
Uncontested Dissolution                       $333.00
Pro Se Divorce Packet                           $20.00

(ED) Eminent Domain  
Pleading  $324.00
Answer/Entry of Appearance $199.00
   
(L) Law  
Complaint $324.00
Answer/Entry of Appearance $199.00
Filing Fee & Jury Demand $536.50
Answer Fee & Jury Demand $411.50
Citation/Garnishment ($1.00 - $1,000) $15.00
Citation/Garnishment ($1,001 - $5,000) $30.00
Citation/Garnishment ($5,001 & Over) $50.00
   
(LM) Law  

Law($10,000 – $14,999)

$274.00

- With Jury Demand

$486.50

Law ($15,000 - $50,000)

$324.00

- With Jury Demand

$536.50

Forcible Entry & Detainer

 

Under $15,000

$274.00

Over $15,000

$324.00

Eviction Only

$107.00
Answer/Entry of Appearance  

(LM Law)

$199.00

(LM Forcible Entry)

$127.00
Filing Fee & Jury ($10,000-$14,999) $486.50
Filing Fee & Jury ($15,000-$50,000) $536.50
Answer Fee & Jury Demand (Law) $411.50
Answer Fee & Jury Demand (Forcible) $339.50
   
(MR) Miscellaneous Remedy  
Pleading $324.00
Answer/Entry of Appearance $199.00
   
(TX) Tax  
Petition $324.00
Answer/Entry of Appearance $199.00
Take Notice $15.00 (Plus Certified Postage)
Additional Parcel $60.00 (Each)


PROBATE DIVISION (217) 854-3211 Ext. 712


(AD) Adoption $ 89.00
   
(F) Family  
Pleading $324.00
Answer/Entry of Appearance $199.00
   
(MC) Municipal Corporation) $324.00
   
(P) Probate  
Probate of Will $374.00
Guardianship $274.00
Answer/Entry of Appearance $199.00
Petition to Sell $60.00
Current Account $25.00
Claims on Estates  

($150 -$500)

$25.00

($501-$10,000)

$40.00

(Over $10,000)

$60.00
Letters of Office (1 thru 3 Pages) $2.00 (Each)

(4 plus)

$1.00 (Each)
   
SC (Small Claims)  

(up to $2,500)

$107.00

($2,500 - $10,000)

$274.00
Jury Demand (6 Person) $12.50
Jury Demand (12 Person) $25.00
Answer (up to $2,500) $127.00
Answer ($2,500 - $10,000) $199.00
Citation/Garnishment ($1 – $1,000) $15.00
Citation/Garnishment ($1,001 - $5,000) $30.00
Citation/Garnishment ($5,001 - $10,000) $50.00


MISCELLANEOUS FEES


Redocketing Fee $30.00
Motion to Modify/Vacate  

Before 30 Days

$50.00

After 30 Days

$75.00
Jury Demand $212.50
Alias Summons $5.00 (Each Litigant)
Certified Copies $6.00
Judge's Certification $8.00
Record Search $6.00 (Per year/Per Person)
Certified Mailings $15.00 (Plus Postage)
Non-Certified Mailings $5.00
Change of Venue $40.00 (Plus Postage) & Copy Fee
Court Appeals  

Under 100 pages

$50.00

100 - 200 Pages

$100.00

Additional Pages over 200

$.25
Copy Fees  

1st Page

$2.00

2-19 Pages

$.50

20 & above

$.25
Expungement Filing $60.00