Jefferson County, Alabama

Jefferson County, Unified Judicial System, State of Alabama

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Filing Fees for Jefferson County, Domestic Relations Division

All fees reported are current as of June 21, 2012.

ANNE-MARIE ADAMS, CLERK
DOMESTIC RELATIONS COURTHOUSE, ROOM 100
BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA 35203
(205) 325-5400

DOMESTIC RELATIONS DIVISION FILING FEES
UPDATED 06/21/2012

There is no longer a $10.00 fee for certified mail.  Attorneys are required to have postage affixed to the envelope when requesting service by certified mail.  For pro se parties, your document will be weighed and you will be given the amount due at the time of filing.

FILING FEES
$199.00 Complaint
$302.00 Modifications / Rule Nisi and Enforcements
$302.00 Petition to Enroll Foreign Judgments
$302.00 Counter-Petition for Modification / Rule Nisi
$302.00 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus
$200.00 Appeal Cost (Make check payable to Court of Civil Appeals)
$150.00 Security for Cost (Deposit)
$12.00 Subpoenas
$30.00 Process of Garnishment
$30.00 Execution
$50.00 Motion for Default Judgment
$30.00 Attachments
$10.00 Request for Service of Income Withholding Order
$28.00 Affidavit of Service for Income Withholding Order
$65.00 Publications (Make checks payable to Alabama Messenger)
$28.00 Affidavit to Terminate Income Withholding Order
$10.00 Sherrif Service (Jefferson County)