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Domestic Relations Division Intake
Domestic Relations Filing and Intake    419-213-6901

Domestic Relations Home Rules   

Court Costs Reference

$300.00       Divorce, Legal Separation, Annulment, Full Faith & Credit (no minor
                   child)
$350.00       Divorce, Legal Separation, Annulment, Full Faith & Credit (with
                   minor child)
$150.00       Counter-claim for divorce, legal separation, annulment or cross
                   complaint or third party complaint/motion
                   If the court determines that the deposit is insufficient to pay costs
                   then the Court may order additional sums from either or both
                   parties at any scheduled hearing, pre-trial or trial
$300.00        Petition for Dissolution of Marriage (no minor child)
$325.00        Petition for Dissolution of Marriage (with minor child)
  $50.00       Consent motion for shared for shared parenting with plan
                   (additional deposit with petition for dissolution, or post-judgment
                   motion)
  $40.00       Service of summons on non-resident defendant by Sheriff in
                   another county
  $40.00       Service of subpoena on non-resident defendant by Sheriff in 
                   another county
  $10.00       Motion to add a party defendant (excluding a minor child or
                   guardian ad litem for minor or incompetent)
$150.00        Post-judgment/decree motion to vacate, revise or modify
                   (unless a motion to enforce, modify or establish residential
                   parent/visitation or companionship)
  $50.00        Qualified Domestic Relations Order / Division of Property Order
$200.00        Post-judgment/decree to enforce, modify, or establish
                   residential parent/visitation or companionship or make-up
                   visitation
  $25.00       Consent Judgment Entry not requiring a hearing
  $10.00        Posting a bond with the Clerk of Courts
$150.00        Ex-parte motion post-judgment re:  terminating or modifying
                   status of residential parent
  $25.00       Motion to re-instate a cause
  $50.00       The Clerk of Courts shall add as costs the following:
                   Referral for Mediation
$250.00        Counseling Investigation for contested residential parent
                   status, visitation and companionship
$300.00        Counseling Investigation for contested residential parent
                   status, visitation or companionship, post judgment