SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF ORANGE

Fee Schedule 1
Effective July 1, 2017

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  Code Section(s)Fee

INITIAL FILING FEES IN CIVIL CASES

Unlimited Civil Cases
1Complaint or other first paper in unlimited civil case (amount over $25,000) including:GC 70611, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
2Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer case over $25,000GC 70611, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
3Petition for writ of review, mandate or prohibition (other than a writ petition to the appellate division)GC 70611, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
4Petition for decree of change of name or genderGC 70611, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
5Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (amount over $25,000)(including unlawful detainer)GC 70612, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
6Claim opposing forfeiture of seized property, if value of property is $5,000 or less2H&S 11488.5(a)(3)No Fee
Limited Civil Cases
7Complaint or other first paper (amount over $10,000 up to $25,000)GC 70613(a), 70602.5$370
8Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer (amount over $10,000 up to $25,000)GC 70613(a), 70602.5, CCP 1161.2$385
9Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (amount over $10,000 up to $25,000) (including unlawful detainer)GC 70614(a), 70602.5$370
10Complaint or other first paper (amount up to $10,000)GC 70613(b), 70602.5$225
11Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer (amount up to $10,000)GC 70613(b), 70602.5, CCP 1161.2$240
12Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (amount up to $10,000) (including unlawful detainer)GC 70614(b), 70602.5$225
13Amendment of complaint or of other first paper increasing amount at issue from $10,000 or less to more than $10,000 (but not exceeding $25,000)GC 70613.5(a)$145
14Cross-complaint or amendment of cross-complaint increasing amount at issue from $10,000 or less to more than $10,000 (but not exceeding $25,000)GC 70613.5(b)$145
15Amended complaint, cross-complaint, or amended cross-complaint that reclassifies case from limited civil to unlimited civil (CCP 403.060)GC 70619$140
16Complaint or other first paper within small claims jurisdictional limit filed by assignee of record (with declaration)B&P 6322.1(c)(1), GC 70613(b), CCP 116.420$181
17Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (case filed by assignee within small claims jurisdictional limit, with declaration)B&P 6322.1(c)(1), GC 70614(b), CCP 116.420$181
18Amendment of complaint or of other first paper filed by assignee of record increasing amount at issue from within small claims limit to more than $10,000 (but not exceeding $25,000)GC 70613.5(a)$189
19Cross-complaint or amendment of cross-complaint in case filed by assignee with declaration, increasing amount at issue from within small claims limit to more than $10,000 (but notGC 70613.5(b)$189
Other Initial Filing Fees (both Limited and Unlimited Civil Cases)
20Additional fee for case designated as complex (one fee for all plaintiffs)GC 70616(a)$ 1,000
21Additional fee for case designated as complex (for each defendant, up to $18,000 total for case)GC 70616(b)$ 1,000
22Additional fee for construction-related accessibility claims filed by high-frequency litigants (CCP 425.55)GC 70616.5$ 1,000
23Complaint, response, or other first paper filed on behalf of public entity (but fee is recoverable with judgment under GC 6103.5)GC 6103No fee
24Amended complaint or amended cross-complaint (other than one that changes amount at issue to reclassify case or require fee difference paid in limited civil case under GC 70613.5)CCP 472No fee

1 Fees pursuant to the Uniform Civil Fees and Standard Fee Schedule Act of 2005 (Stats. 2005, ch. 75 (AB 145)), AB 1248 (Stats. 2007, ch. 738), SB 1407 (Stats. 2008, ch. 311), 2009 Budget Act (Stats. 2009, ch. 22, SBX4 13), SB 857 (Stats. 2010, ch. 720), SB 1021 (Stats. 2012, ch. 41), AB 2612 (Stats. 2012, ch. 377), SB 75 (Stats. 2013, ch. 31), AB 1293 (Stats. 2013, ch. 382) and other legislation.
2 If the value of the property is more than $5,000, the filing fee is the fee in GC 70611, 70602.5 70602.6.

  Code Section(s)Fee
Other Initial Filing Fees (both Limited and Unlimited Civil Cases) (continued)
25Action to compel registration of votersElec. 2142No fee
26Request for order to require counting of provisional ballotsElec. 14310No fee
27Petition for forfeiture where claim has been filed with district attorney for impounded vehicleVC 14607.6(e)(4)$100
28Abstract of judgment rendered from another court (unless filed with an application for order of sale of a dwelling under CCP 704.750 or with an application for order of examination under CCP 708.160)GC 70626(b)(2)$30
29Issuing commission to take deposition out of state under CCP 2026.010GC 70626(b)(5)$30
30Filing and entering award under Workers’ Compensation ActGC 70626(b)(6)$30
Discovery in Out-of-State Case
31Application for subpoena for discovery in out-of-state case (CCP 2029.300)GC 70626(b)(5)$30
32First petition by party for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (CCP 2029.610(a), CCP 2029.620(c)(1))GC 70611, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
33First petition by non-party for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (CCP 2029.610(a), CCP 2029.620(c)(2))GC 70626(c)$80
34Subsequent petition by party for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (where first appearance fee was previously paid) (CCP 2029.620(c)(1))GC 70617(a)$60
35Subsequent petition by non-party for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (where fee under GC 70626(c) was previously paid) (CCP 2029.620(c)(2))GC 70617(a)$60
36Response by party to petition for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (where first appearance fee was not previously paid) (CCP 2029.610(c))GC 70612, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
37Response by party to petition for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state case (where first appearance fee was previously paid)CCP 2029.620(d)No fee
38Response by non-party to petition for relief in discovery dispute related to out-of-state caseCCP 2029.610(c), CCP 2029.620(d)No fee
Requests for Protective Orders
39Petition to prevent domestic violence and responseFC 6222, GC 70617(b)(7)No fee
40Petition to prevent abuse of an elder or dependent adult and responseW&I 15657.03(q), GC 70617(b)(10)No fee
41Petition to prevent civil harassment (involving violence, threats of violence, or stalking) and responseCCP 527.6(w)-(x)No fee
42Petition to prevent civil harassment (other) and responseGC 70611, 70612, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
43Petition to prevent workplace violence (involving violence, threats of violence, or stalking) and responseCCP 527.8(v)-(w)No fee
44Petition to prevent workplace violence (other) and responseGC 70611, 70612, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
CIVIL MOTION AND OTHER FILING FEES
45Motion or other paper requiring a hearing, includingGC 70617(a)$60
46Motion listed under CCP 1005(a)(1)-(12)GC 70617(a)$60
• Includes motion to quash regardless of whether the first paper fee has been paid.GC 70617(a)$60
47Motion or application to continue a trial dateGC 70617(a)$60
48Discovery motion under CCP 2016.010GC 70617(a)$60
49Motion for new trialGC 70617(a)$60
50Ex parte application requiring a party to give notice of the ex parte appearance to other partiesGC 70617(a)$60
51Motion for summary judgment or for summary adjudicationGC 70617(d)$500
52Application to appear as counsel pro hac viceGC 70617(e)$500
53Renewal fee for application to appear as counsel pro hac vice for each year a case continuesGC 70617(e)$500
54Reclassification of limited jurisdiction case to unlimited jurisdiction (CCP 403.060)GC 70619$140
55Processing change of venue3 (payable to superior court from which the transfer was requested) (a separate check with the initial filing fee for the court to which the case will be transferred is also required)GC 70618$50
56Request, application, or motion for, or notice of, continuance of hearing or case management conferenceGC 70617(c)(1)$20
57Stipulation and orderGC 70617(c)(2)$20

3 This is a processing fee “for making up and transmitting the transcript and papers” when venue in a case is changed. The motion fee under GC 70617 is charged separately for a motion for change of venue.

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CIVIL MOTION AND OTHER FILING FEES (continued)
58Request for order authorizing service of summons by posting (CCP 415.45) or by publication (CCP 415.50)GC 70617(c)(3)$20
59Amended notice of motionGC 70617(b)(2)No fee
60Civil case management statementGC 70617(b)(3)No fee
61Request for trial de novo after judicial arbitrationGC 70617(b)(4)No fee
62Stipulation that does not require an orderGC 70617(b)(5)No fee
63A request for entry of default or default judgmentGC 70617(b)(8)No fee
CIVIL JURY AND TRIAL RELATED FEES
64Advance jury fee (nonrefundable)CCP 631(b)$150
65Daily jury deposits (amount set by court)CCP 631(e)Amount set by court
66Court reporter fee for proceedings lasting less than one hourGC 68086(a)(1)$30
67Court reporter fee for proceedings lasting more than one hourGC 68086(a)(2)$431 (1/2 day) $862 (full day)
68Extra court reporterGC 69953.5$158 (1/2 day) $316 (full day)
JUDGMENT RELATED FEES
69Confession of judgment (CCP 1134)GC 70626(b)(3)$30
70Renewal of judgment (CCP 683.150)GC 70626(b)(4)$30
71Notice of settlement (CRC 3.1385)No fee
POST JUDGMENT RELATED FEES
72Issuing writ of attachment, writ of mandate, writ of execution, writ of sale, writ of possession, writ of prohibition, writ of restitution, or any other writ for enforcement of an order or judgmentGC 70626(a)(1)$25
73Issuing abstract of judgmentGC 70626(a)(2)$25
74Issuing an order of saleGC 70626(b)(1)$30
75Application for order of sale of a dwelling (CCP 704.750)GC 70617(a)(7)$60
76Application for examination of third person controlling defendant’s property (CCP 491.110, 491.150)GC 70617(a)(3)$60
77Application for order for judgment debtor examination (CCP 708.110, 708.160). No separate fee is charged for filing the abstract of judgment with the application.GC 70617(a)(6)$60
78Certificate of satisfaction of judgment (CCP 724.100)GC 70626(a)(3)$25
SMALL CLAIMS FEES
79Filing claim for $1,500 or lessCCP 116.230(b)(1)$30
80Filing claim for more than $1,500 but less than or equal to $5,000CCP 116.230(b)(2)$50
81Filing claim for more than $5,000 but less than or equal to $10,000 (claim by natural persons only, with certain exceptions)CCP 116.230(b)(3); CCP 116.221$75
82Filing claim by person who has filed more than 12 small claims in California within the previous 12 monthsCCP 116.230(c)$100
83Amendment raising amount of claim from $1,500 or less to more than $1,500 but not exceeding $5000CCP 116.230(d)(1)$20
84Amendment raising amount of claim from more than $1,500 but not exceeding $5,000 to more than $5,000 but not exceeding $10,000 (claim by natural persons only, with certain exceptions)CCP 116.230(d)(2); CCP 116.221$25
85Amendment raising amount of claim from $1,500 or less to more than $5,000 but not exceeding $10,000 (claim by natural persons only, with certain exceptions)CCP 116.230(d)(3); CCP 116.221$45
86Service by clerk for certified mail, to each defendantCCP 116.232$15
87Transfer of case out of small claims court (defendant’s claim exceeding jurisdictional limit) (no receiving court filing or transfer fee)CCP 116.390No fee
88Request for postponement of hearing, if defendant has been servedCCP 116.570$10
89Notice of appeal of small claims caseCCP 116.760$75
90Petition for writCCP 116.798$75
91Motion to vacateCCP 116.745$20

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SMALL CLAIMS FEES (continued)
92Fee for payment of judgment to courtCCP 116.860$20
93Application for order of examination of judgment debtorGC 70617(a)(6), CCP 116.820$60
94Writ of executionGC 70626(a)(1), CCP 116.820$25
95Abstract of judgmentGC 70626(a)(2), CCP 116.820$25
FAMILY LAW FEES
96Petition or other first paper (including a joint petition) for dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation, or nullityGC 70670(b), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
97Response or other first paper filed in response to petition for dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation, or nullity (includes motion to quash and ex parte application for restoration of former name after entry of judgment if no first paper fee previously paid)GC 70670(d), 70602.5, 70602.6, 70677(b)$435
98First paper in family law matter other than dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation, or nullityGC 70670(a), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
99First paper filed in response in family law matter other than dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation, or nullity (including motion to quash)GC 70670(c), 70602.5, 70602.6, 70677(b)$435
100A settlement agreement or stipulation for judgment that is signed by a defaulted respondent and included in a judgment of dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership; or a stipulation to is not charged a first paper fee under GC 70670. GC 70671(b), (e).)GC 70677©No fee
101Appearance, stipulation, and waiver of rights in dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation or nullity or to establish parentage, when respondent is a member of the armed forcesGC 70673No fee
102Petition for adoption (for each person to be adopted)H&S 103730$20
103Filings in a proceeding to declare a minor free from parental custody and controlFC 7806, 7841No fee
104Domestic violence restraining orders, including a request to obtain, modify, or enforce an order to prevent domestic violence or response to that request; and any request that is necessary to obtain or give effect to a restraining orderGC 70671(f), GC 70677(b)(5); FC 6222No fee
105Motion, order to show cause, or request for order in a family law matter (includes motion to quash and ex parte application for restoration of former name after entry of judgment if first paper fee previously paid)GC 70677(a)$60
106Additional charge on motion or order to show cause (now called “Request for Order”) to modify or enforce custody or visitationGC 70678$25
107Stipulation and order not requiring a hearing; request or stipulation for continuance of hearing or case management conference not requiring a hearingGC 70677(c)$20
108Stipulation that does not require an orderGC 70677(b)(7)No fee
109A stipulation regarding the date of termination of marital or domestic partnership status if the court has retained jurisdiction over that dateGC 70671(c)No fee
110First paper or any subsequent paper filed by the Department of Child Support Services to establish parentage or to establish, modify, or collect supportGC 6103.9, GC 70672No fee
111Response or subsequent paper filed in an action brought by the Department of Child Support Services to establish parentage or to establish, modify, or collect support if support is the only issue. If a custody issue is raised, see charge for first paper filed in response to other family law matters.GC 70672No fee
112Filings on issues relating to parentage or support in a pre-existing non-governmental case in which a Title IV-D child support agency has intervened and is providing services under FC 17400GC 70672No fee
113Statement to register a foreign support order or other first paper in a UIFSA caseGC 70677, FC 4927No fee
114A document relating to a stipulated postjudgment modification of child supportGC 70671(d)No fee
115Costs for stepparent adoption, including investigation (FC 9001, 9002)FC 9002$700
116Child custody evaluation (amount set by court)FC 3112Amount set by court
117Court-appointed counsel for child (amount set by court) (FC 3150 et seq.)FC 3153Amount set by court
118Premarital counseling for minorsFC 304Amount set by court
119Cost for investigation re: petition to declare child free from parental custody and controlFC 7851.5Amount set by court

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PROBATE FEES
120First-filed petition for letters of administration or letters testamentary, first-filed petition for special letters of administration with powers of general representative under Prob.C 8545, first account of trustee of testamentary trust subject to continuing court jurisdiction under Prob.C 17300 et seq.GC 70650(a), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
121First objection to probate of will or codicil (Prob.C 8250); first petition for revocation of probate of will or codicil (Prob.C 8270) (if filed together with petition for appointment of personal representative under GC 70650(c), only the fee under GC 70650(c) is charged)GC 70650(b), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
122Later-filed petition for letters of administration, letters testamentary, or special letters of administration with powers of general representative by a person other than the original petitionerGC 70650(c), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
123First or subsequent petition for special letters of administration without powers of general personal representativeGC 70657.5(a)(3)$200
124Opposition to a petition for appointment of a personal representative in a decedent’s estate, other than a competing petition for appointment or a will contest, and objection or other opposition to first account of testamentary trustee subject to court supervisionGC 70651, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
125Petition (or opposition to petition) concerning the internal affairs of a trust under Prob.C 17200 et seq., or first account of trustee of testamentary trust subject to continuing court jurisdiction under Prob.C 17300 et seq.GC 70652, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
126Petition (or opposition to petition) concerning the internal affairs of a trust created by court order under Prob.C 2580, 3100, or 3600 (trusts not subject to the $435 fee under GC 70652)GC 70657.5(a)(1), 70652(d)$200
127Petition for appointment of conservator, guardian of the estate or guardian of the person and estate or opposition to these petitions other than competing petition for appointmentGC 70653(a), (b), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
128Opposition to petition for appointment of conservator, guardian of the estate or guardian of the person and estate filed by or on behalf of the proposed conservatee or proposed ward or a parent of the proposed wardGC 70653(f)No fee
129Petition for appointment of guardian of the person only or opposition to petition other than competing petition for appointmentGC 70654(a), (b), 70602.5$225
130Opposition to petition by the proposed ward or the parent of the proposed wardGC 70654(e)No fee
131Petition or opposition filed after issuance of letters of guardianship or temporary guardianship, in guardianship of the person onlyGC 70657(e)No fee
132First or subsequent petition for temporary letters of conservatorship or guardianshipGC 70657(a)(4)$60
133Petition commencing other proceedings under the Probate Code and objections or other opposition to such petitions, including the following:GC 70655, 70602.5, 70602.6$435
134Petition to determine the fact of death to determine title to real property and objections or other opposition (Prob.C 200)GC 70655(c)(4), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
135Petition for an order concerning a particular transaction and objections or other opposition (Prob.C 3100)GC 70655(c)(5), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
136Petition for an order concerning capacity determination and health care decision authority for adult without conservator and objections or other opposition (Prob.C 3200)GC 70655(c)(6), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
137Petition for compromise of the claim of a minor or disabled adult, no civil action pending, and objections or other opposition (Prob.C 3600)GC 70655(c)(1), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
138Petition concerning a power of attorney and objections or other opposition (Prob.C 4541)GC 70655(c)(8), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
139Petition concerning advance health care directive and objections or other opposition (Prob.C 4766)GC 70655(c)(7), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
140Petition to determine succession to real property and objections or other opposition (Prob.C 13151)GC 70655(c)(2), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
141Spousal or domestic partnership property petition and objections or other opposition (Prob.C 13650)GC 70655(c)(3), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
142Petition for approval, compromise, or settlement of claims against deceased settlor, or for allocation of amounts due between trusts, or objections or other opposition (Prob.C 19020)GC 70655(c)(9), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
143Any other petition that commences a proceeding under the Probate Code and objections or other oppositionGC 70655(c)(10), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
144Petition for order setting aside estate of small value if no estate is pending for the decedent (Prob.C 6602)GC 70656(a), 70602.5$225
145Opposition to petition for order setting aside estate of small value (Prob.C 6602)GC 70656(b), 70602.5$225
146Petition (or opposition to petition) for an order listed below, filed after issuance of letters testamentary, letters of administration, or letters of special administration to a personal guardian of the estate or person and estate; or letters of conservatorship or temporary conservatorship to a conservator (but for estate proceedings begun after 8/17/03, see line 147)GC 70658(a), 70602.5, 70602.6$435

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PROBATE FEES (continued)
146 Cont.•• Petition for order concerning sale, lease, encumbrance, grant of an option, purchase, conveyance, or exchange of propertyGC 70658(a)(1), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order settling an account of a fiduciaryGC 70658(a)(2), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order authorizing, instructing, or directing a fiduciary, or approving or confirming acts of a fiduciaryGC 70658(a)(3), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order concerning payment of compensation or expenses of an attorneyGC 70658(a)(4), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order concerning payment of compensation or expenses of a fiduciaryGC 70658(a)(5), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order surcharging or removing a fiduciaryGC 70658(a)(6), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order transferring or authorizing transfer of property of an estate to a fiduciary in another jurisdictionGC 70658(a)(7), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order allowing a fiduciary’s request to resignGC 70658(a)(8), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order adjudicating a claim to property under Prob.C 850 et seq.GC 70658(a)(9), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order granting permission to fix the residence of a ward or conservatee outside of CaliforniaGC 70658(a)(10), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order concerning payments for support, maintenance, or education of a ward or conservatee or a of person entitled to support, maintenance, or education from a ward or conservateeGC 70658(a)(11), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order concerning payment of surplus income to relatives of a conservatee (Prob.C 2423) or concerning substituted judgment (Prob.C 2580)GC 70658(a)(12), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order affecting legal capacity of a conservatee under Prob.C 1870 et seq.GC 70658(a)(13), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
•• Petition for order adjudicating merits of a claim under Prob.C 2500 et seq.GC 70658(a)(14), 70602.5, 70602.6$435
147Petition (or opposition to petition) filed after the issuance of temporary letters of guardianship or conservatorship or letters of guardianship or conservatorship not subject to the $435 fee in GC 70658(a) and not exempt under GC 70657€GC 70657(a)(3)$60
148Petition (or opposition to petition) filed after the issuance of letters of guardianship or temporary letters of guardianship in a guardianship of the person onlyGC 70657(e), 70658(c)(1)No fee
149Disclaimer of interest in a decedent’s estateGC 70657.5(c), 70658(c)(2)No fee
150Petition (or opposition to petition) after issuance of special letters of administration or letters testamentary or of administration in decedents’ estates that are not subject to the $435 fee in GC 70658(a)GC 70657.5(a)(2)$200
151Motion, application or other paper requiring a hearing after the first paper, including motion or other paper listed in GC 70617(a) (motions listed in CCP 1005(a)(1)-(12), motion to continue a trial date, discovery motions, motion for new trial, motion to quash)GC 70657(a)(1), 70617(a)$60
152Application for ex parte relief other than ex parte petition for discharge.GC 70657(a)(2)$60
153Ex parte petition for discharge of personal representative, conservator, or guardian upon completion of court-ordered distribution or transferGC 70657(a)(2)No fee
154Motion or other paper listed in GC 70617(b) (list of 13 items), including:GC 70657(b)No fee
•• Amended notice of motionGC 70657(b), 70617(b)(2)No fee
•• Civil case management statementGC 70657(b), 70617(b)(3)No fee
•• Request for trial de novo after judicial arbitrationGC 70657(b), 70617(b)(4)No fee
•• Stipulation that does not require an orderGC 70657(b), 70617(b)(5)No fee
•• A request for entry of default or default judgmentGC 70657(b), 70617(b)(8)No fee
•• Paper requiring a hearing on a petition to approve the compromise of a claim of a minor or person with a disability under Prob.C 3600.GC 70657(b), 70617(b)(13)No fee
155Petition to withdraw funds from blocked accountGC 70657(a)$60
156Motion for summary judgmentGC 70657(c), 70617(d)$500

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PROBATE FEES (continued)
157Deposit of estate planning documentsGC 70660$20
158Search for estate documents, for each search longer than 10 minutesGC 70661$15
159Petition to establish record of birth, death, or marriageH&S 103470, 70602.5$225
160Affidavit procedure for real property of small value under Prob.C 13201GC 70626(b)(9)$30
161Delivery of will to the court in which the estate may be administered (Prob.C 8200)GC 70626(d)$50
162Guardianship investigationsProb. Code 1513.1$800 (full) $450 (partial)
163Information package for conservatorsProb. Code 1835$20
164Conservatorship investigator's feeProb. Code 1851.5$800 (initial) $800 (other)
165Petition for summary probate (Public Administrator only)Prob. Code 7660$205
166Request for special notice in decedent’s estate, guardianship, conservatorship, and trust proceedings (Prob.C 1250, 2700, 17204)GC 70662$40
167Registration of a conservatorship established outside of CaliforniaGC 70663$30

APPEAL AND WRIT RELATED FEES

Appeal of Unlimited Civil Case
168Certificate for Court of Appeal or Supreme Court on motion prior to filing appeal recordGC 70620$20
169Appeal or cross appeal to Court of Appeal (payable to Court of Appeal)GC 68926, 68926.1(b)$775
170Deposit for preparation of Clerk’s Transcript (payable to Superior Court) (charged when notice of appeal to Court of Appeal is filed under GC 68926)GC 68926.1$100
Other Appeals
171Appeal in limited civil case (to Appellate Division), where amount demanded in case does not exceed $10,000GC 70621(b), 70602.5$225
172Appeal in limited civil case (to Appellate Division), where amount demanded in case exceeds $10,000 (but does not exceed $25,000)GC 70621(a), 70602.5$370
173Appeal in small claims caseCCP 116.760$75
174Writ petition to Appellate Division, where amount demanded in limited civil case does not exceed $10,000GC 70621(b), 70602.5$225
175Writ petition to Appellate Division, where amount demanded in limited civil case exceeds $10,000 (but does not exceed $25,000)GC 70621(a), 70602.5$370
176Appeal from Labor Commissioner's Award (Lab.C 98.2)GC 70611,70602.5, 70602.6$435
177Appeal of final decision on parking citation violation (VC 40230)GC 70615(b)$25
178Appeal from determination of dangerous or vicious dog (F&A 31622)GC 70626(b)(8)$30
179Appeal of administrative fine or penalty (GC 53069.4(b)(2))GC 70615(a)$25
180Appeal of administrative penalty for fare evasion or passenger conduct violation (PUC 99582)GC 70615(c)$25
181Appeal of a law enforcement agency’s determination regarding the placement of an individual’s information in a shared gang database (PC 186.35)GC 70615(d)$25
RECORDS RELATED FEES
182Certifying a copy of paper, record, or proceeding on file (copy fees not included)GC 70626(a)(4)$25
183Certificate for which fee is not otherwise fixed; includes lis pendens (copy fees not included)GC 70626(a)(8)$25
184Preparing a copy of any record, proceeding or paper on file (per side)GC 70627(a)$0.50
185Comparison of a copy with an original on file (per page)GC 70627(b)$1
186Searching records or files, for each search longer than 10 minutesGC 70627(c)$15
187Exemplification of record or other paper on fileGC 70628$50
188Document authenticated pursuant to court order (per signature)GC 70629$15
189Certified copy of marriage or domestic partnership dissolution record (requested by public agency)GC 70674$10
190Certified copy of marriage or domestic partnership dissolution record (requested by any other applicant)GC 70674$15
191Audio Recordings (tapes or CDs)GC 70631$28
192Microfiche - Original and Subsequent PagesGC 70631$ 4 / $ 1

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RECORDS RELATED FEES (continued)
193Microfiche - Copy and Subsequent PagesGC 70631$ 3 / $ 0.1
194Off Site Retrieval of Documents (Iron Mountain) - StandardGC 70631$19
Off Site Retrieval - Rush - Same day if requested by 10amGC 70631$21
Off Site Retrieval - Emergency - Within 3 hours of requestGC 70631$28
195Access to imaged documents on the Internet.GC 68150(h) CRC 2.506$ 7.50 for up to ten pages, $ 0.07 for each additional page, with a maximum of $ 40.00.
RETURNED CHECKS AND INSUFFICIENT PAYMENTS
196Administrative charge for a check that is returned without payment. A filing paid with such a check will be void if not paid, within 20 days of notification, in cash, by certified check, or by other means specified by the court, but not by traveler’s check or personal check.CCP 411.20(g), GC 71386$22
197Administrative charge for processing a partial payment. A first paper filing submitted with a check for an insufficient amount will be void if the amount due is not paid within 20 days of notification.CCP 411.21(g)$25
MISCELLANEOUS FEES
198Administrative charge for collection of fees where fee waiver was previously grantedGC 68638(a)(3)$25
199Administrative charge for recovering, as part of judgment, fees not paid by public entity under GC 6103GC 6103.5(d)$25
200Taking affidavit, except in criminal case or adoption proceedingsGC 70626(a)(5)$25
201Acknowledgment of deed or other instrumentGC 70626(a)(6)$25
202Recording or registering license or issuing certificate in connection with a license, required by law, for which charge is not otherwise prescribedGC 70626(a)(7)$25
203Filing affidavit of publication of notice of dissolution of partnershipGC 70626(b)(7)$30
204Filing and indexing papers for which a charge is not provided elsewhereGC 70626(b) (10)$30
205Appearance by videoconferencingGC 70630Amount set by court
206Reasonable fee for service or product, not to exceed costs, where no fee is otherwise provided for (Rule 10.815)GC 70631Amount set by court
207Administering funds held in trust for deposits of funds for reporters’ transcriptsGC 70632, CRC 8.130, 8.834$50
208Certificate of facts regarding unsatisfied judgmentVC 16373$15
209Envelopes, Postage and ShippingGC 70631$ 2 + P/S
210Forms - IndividualGC 70631$0.50
211Forms - Civil PacketGC 70631$3.00
212Forms - Family PacketGC 70631$3.75
213Forms - Small Claims PacketGC 70631$2.50
214Forms - Conservator and Guardianship PacketsGC 70631$3.50
215Form - Probate Manuscript CoverGC 70631$1.50
216Facsimile Filing Usage Fee (per page)GC 70631$0.50
217Facsimile Filing Confirmation FeeGC 70631$3.50
CRIMINAL AND TRAFFIC RELATED FEES
The fees included herein are not intended to represent all fees related to criminal and traffic actions.
Rather, they only represent the administrative fees associated with services or functions for these types of cases.
218Accounts Receivable, processing ofPC 1205(e)$30
219Administrative charge for a check that is returned without paymentGC 71386$22
220Certifying a copy of a paper, record, or proceeding on file (copy fees not included)GC 70626(a)(4)$25
221Expungement - Petition for DismissalMisdemeanor PC 1203.4a©$60
Felony PC 1203.4©$120
222Installment Account, processing ofPC 1205(e)$35
223Preparing a copy of any record, proceeding or paper on file (per side)GC 70627(a)$0.50
224Proof of correction transaction fee - for each violation dismissedVC 40611$25
225Searching records of files, for each search longer than 10 minutesGC 70627(c)$15
226Traffic Violator SchoolAdministrative Fee VC 42007.1$49
(Both Fees will be imposed in addition to total bail )DMV Monitoring Fee VC 11208$3
227Audio Recordings (tapes or CDs)GC 70631$28

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