Effective December 1, 2020
|Type of Fee||Cost|
|Filling fee, Civil case||$402.00|
|Filling fee, Habeas Corpus||$5.00|
|Filing fee, Miscellaneous case (i.e. Registration of Judgment in another District)||$49.00|
|Filing fee, Notice of Appeal||$505.00|
|Admission of Attorneys||$200.00|
|Admission Pro Hac Vice||$100.00|
|Certificate of Good Standing & Duplicate Certificate||$20.00|
|Any payment returned or denied for insufficient funds||$53.00|
|Docket Copy fees||.10/page|
|Electronic Record Retrieval Fee (100 page maximum)||$19.90 plus .65/page|
|File Retrieval from Federal Records Center||$64.00|
|Search of the Records||$32.00|
|Appeal of Conviction in Misdemeanor Case||$39.00|
|Audio Recording of a Court Proceeding||$32.00|
|Processing fee for a petty offense charged on a federal violation notice||$30.00|
For more information regarding this fee schedule, please click here: District Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule
All payment must be in the form of check, money order or credit card via CM/ECF only
PAYMENTS BY CHECK/MONEY ORDER
All checks/money orders must be made payable to:
Clerk, U.S. District Court
When you provide a check as payment, you authorize us either to use information from your check to make a one-time electronic fund transfer from your account or to process the payment as a check transaction. When we use information from your check, funds may be withdrawn from your account as soon as the same day you make your payment, and you will not receive your check back from your financial institution.
Privacy Act – A Privacy Act Statement required by 5 U.S.C. § 552a(e)(3) stating our authority for soliciting and collecting the information from your check, and explaining the purposes and routine uses which will be made of your check information, is available at (http://www.fms.treas.gov/otcnet/index.html), or by calling toll free at (1-866-945-7920) to obtain a copy by mail. Please note, furnishing the check information is voluntary, but a decision not to do so may require you to make payment by some other method.
For more information regarding payments submitted by check/money order please refer to the below Frequently Asked Questions guide or contact the Finance Department at (401) 752-7225.
Frequently Asked Questions – Payments by Check/Money Order
PAYMENTS BY CREDIT CARD
The Court accepts online credit card payments via Pay.gov from registered CM/ECF Filing Users. Detailed information pertaining to the use of Pay.gov, including which events have fees payable via Pay.gov can be found by clicking here.