Filing Information - Fee and Payment Schedule



* Notice of Fee Increase, Effective May 1, 2013

NOTICE to customers making payment by check.
All checks for required fees should be made payable to "Clerk, United States District Court." 

Credit cards accepted for filings fees, attorney admission fees, certificates of good standing, copy work, searches, certifications, and retrieval fees are Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club.


Admission of Attorneys to Practice
Application & Order for Admission Pro Hac Vice (Per case)
Appeal to District Judge from a Judgment of Conviction by a Magistrate Judge in a Misdemeanor Case
Application for Writ of Garnishment (* Includes Administrative Fee)
Certificate of Search (per name)
Certificate of Good Standing
Certifying any Document
Checks Paid into the Court Returned for Lack of Funds
Complaint in Interpleader (* Includes Administrative Fee)
Duplicate Certificate of Admission
Exemplification Certificate
Filing Fee for any civil action, suit or proceeding [28 U.S.C. § 1914(a)]
(* Includes Administrative Fee)
Foreign Subpoena (Per notice)
Letters Rogatory or Letters of Request
Microfiche Sheet of Film, Microfilm Jacket Copy of Any Court Record (where available)
Motion to Compel Re: Foreign Subpoena
Motion to Quash IRS Subpoena or Application to Enjoin under 12 U.S.C. § 3410 (Customer Challenge cases) (* Includes Administrative Fee)
Motion to Quash Administrative Summons (* Includes Administrative Fee)
Motion to Quash Grand Jury or Foreign Deposition Subpoena
Notice of Appeal
Notice of Removal (* Includes Administrative Fee)
Papers of Trustees under 28 U.S.C. § 754
Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus
Petition to Perpetuate Testimony, Rule 27(a), F.R.C.P.
Power of Attorney - $46.00 per original
(a total of seven (7) originals are required in this district)
Processing Fee For a Petty Offense Charged on a Federal Violation Notice $25.00
Registration of Judgment from Another District (28 U.S.C. § 1963) AO 451
Reproducing Any Record or Paper (per page)
Reproduction of Recordings of  Court Proceedings (includes cost of materials)
Retrieval of Record From FRC, National Archive or Other Storage Location Removed from the Place of Business
NOTE: For retrievals involving multiple boxes, the fee is $39 for each additional box.
Witness Fees (28 U.S.C. § 1821)
See Statute


Electronic Public Access Fees
Printing copies accessed electronically at public terminal in the courthouse - per page
Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) - per page (Internet Service) (effective April 1, 2012)
Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) - per minute (dial-up service)