Effective April 11, 2014
In Accordance with the R.S. 13:841, ACT 243 of the Louisiana Legislature
ADVANCE DEPOSITS REQUIRED
|Petition – With or Without Service||$350.00|
|• w/TRO or Rule||$400.00|
|• w/TRO and Rule||$450.00|
|Plus Secretary of State Fees (if required) & Commissioner of Insurance||$50.00|
Note: These filings include Answer and Reconventional Demands, Third Party Demands, Cross Claims, Supplemental and Amended Petitions, Garnishments, and/or any other Petitions filed into existing suits.
|Subsequent Pleadings – 1 Service||$200.00|
|Each Additional Service||$80.00|
|Pleadings – NO Service||$100.00|
Note: These filings include Exceptions, Judgment Debtor Rules, Motions, Discovery Pleadings, Requests for Writs, Requests for Cancellations, etc.
|Clerk’s Docket Suits (Small Claims)||$350.00|
|Witness Fees (per person)||$30.00|
Separate checks, payable to the Sheriff, are required for services being made in the following parishes:
Caddo ($20.00 per paper w/additional charge for mileage $5.00 (mileage inside of the city limits) all papers in Shreveport)
$15.00 mileage (outside city limits)
The following towns & villages are considered outside the city limits: Greenwood, Keithville, Vivian, Mooringsport, Rodessa, Gilliam, Belcher, Oil City, Bethany, Blanchard, Mira, Ida and Hosston
Plaquemines ($20.00 per document)
East Baton Rouge (fee by zip code) see costs sheet
Tangipahoa (flat fee $20.00)
Jefferson (flat fee $20.00)
Please contact the Clerk’s Office for the amount due for service in these parishes.