Lincoln County Clerk of Court Fee Schedule

Fee Schedule

This page outlines the Lincoln County Clerk of the District Court Filing Fees.
* These fees are subject to change at anytime

Lincoln County District Court Filing Fees

Marriage License Issuance
For issuing, filing and recording marriage - $53.00

Copy of Marriage License - $5.00
Does Not Include Certification

Declaration of Marriage - $53.00
For Filing and Recording the Declaration

Copy of Decree of Dissolution
For each copy of a decree - $10.00
Separately Parenting Plan or Property Settlement Agreements not Included
(Does not include Certification)

Dissolution Commencement of Action - $200.00
Includes Summary and Joint Dissolution

Legal Separation Commencement of Action
For filing petition - $180.00

Amendment of Parenting Plan
Contested Only - $120.00
(Does not apply to cases dealing solely with child support.)

Adoptions
Filing Petition - $105.00


Searches
$2.00 per name per year up to 7 years
$1.00 per name thereafter (no maximum limit)

Copies of Other Documents
$1.00 per page for 1st 10 pages
$.50 per page thereafter

Authentication/Exemplification - $6.00

Certification with seal - $2.00

Civil Commencement of Action - $120.00
by Plaintiff, Petitioner, or Appellant
(Includes Invalidity)

Executions/Writs of Assistance/Orders of Sale
For issuance - $5.00

Probate/Guardianship/Conservatorship Commencement of Action
For filing formal/informal or ancillary petition - $100.00

Intervention Complaint
For filing a Complaint of Intervention - $80.00

Judgments
For entry of Judgment from Prevailing Party - $45.00

Appearance – Of each defendant or respondent - $70.00


Appeal from Lower Court - $30.00
(Does not apply to Small Claims cases)

Appeal from District Court to Supreme Court - $5.00
Postage costs additional

Substitution of Judge
For each motion filed - $100.00
(Criminal cases excluded.)

Transcript (Abstract) of Judgment
For preparation of a transcript - $4.00
For filing transcript from another jurisdiction - $45.00

Transmission of Record or Files or Transfer of Case to Another Court - $5.00
(includes removals to Federal District Court and forwarding appeals to Supreme Court)

Venue Change
For filing from another District Court (Incoming) - $10.00
For sending file to another jurisdiction (Outgoing) - $5.00


Foreign Capital Depository Judgment
For Filing the Judgment - $2500.00

Foreign Judgment
For filing authenticated copy and docketing - $90.00

Foreign Probate with Certificate - $85.00


Request Waiver of Filing Fees

If you feel you are unable to pay the District Court Filing Fees, you can request a waiver of those fees for your case or filing. Please fill out the online form below.

Request Waiver of Filing Fees