Probate Fees

Filing Fees Effective April 6, 2022

**Each case filed in the probate court is unique and the deposit for costs is only an estimation. Additional charges may apply. Costs are subject to change without any notice**

Will Preservation $25.00
Will Deposit $25.00
Petition for Adoption - court costs $150.00
Home Study Fees Shall Apply to All Minor Adoption
Contact the Probate Court For Information and Costs
Application for Guardianship (Incompetent or Minor) $200.00
Investigator's Fees (payable separately to Phyllis Amlin-Snyder $85.00 (amended 1/19/23)
Applications to Expend Funds (each) $10.00
Civil Proceedings $100.00
Correction of Birth $32.00
Delayed Registration of Birth $34.00
Marriage License $50.00
Minor Settlements/Settlement of Adult Ward $120.00
Name Change $124.00
Trust $150.00
Copies (per page with a minimum charge) $0.10
Certified Copies $2.00
(Certified Copies of Marriage Licenses Mailed Shall Have an Additional Charge of $1.00)

*The filing fee for a summary release does not include the costs to file any other additional forms. A 9.C is required for each motor vehicle and will be subject to additional court costs of $7.00 per form. Applications for Certificate of Transfer and each Certificate of Transfer shall be an additional $16.00 per each CT filed. Any other additional forms not usually filed with summary releases may be subject to additional fees. The filing or probating of a will with the summary release will incur additional costs. Please check with the deputy clerk for these costs before you file your paperwork.