Angie Barrett

Administrator

115 W Court St.
Room M
Paris, IL 61944

PH: 217-466-7447
FAX: 217-466-7443

Hours:
Monday-Friday 8am-4pm
Excluding Legal Holidays

Resources




Edgar County Circuit Clerk

Filing Fees

(Effective July 1, 2019)

Adoption (AD)           $89

Chancery (CH)

  • Petition $306
  • Foreclosure(Commercial) $306
  • Foreclosure(Residential)Tier #1 $856.00
  • Foreclosure(Residential) Tier #2 $606.00
  • Foreclosure(Residential) Tier #3 $406.00

Dissolution (D)           $306

Eminent Domain (ED)            $306

Family (F)        $306

Small Claims (SC)      

  • Up to $2,500 $89
  • $2,500.01 to $10,000 $256

Appearance

  • up to $2500 $109
  • $2500.01-$10,000 $181

Garnishment/wage deduction/citation proceedings:

  • Amount $1,000 or less $15
  • Amount > $1,000 and not more than $5,000 $30
  • Amount > $5,000 $50

Law Magistrate (LM)

  • Up to $15,000 $256
  • $15,000 – $50,000 $306

Appearance

  • Eviction(possession only) $109
  • Appearance $181

Law (L)            $306

Mental Health (MH)  $0

Miscellaneous Remedy (MR)            $306

Probate (P)

  • Action of Ward/no administration $256
  • Admin Estate of disabled adult
  • Admin Estate of minor
  • Guardianship Person w/disability
  • Guardianship/minor
  • Wrongful Death
  • Admin of Decedent’s Estate $356
  • Missing person
  • Estate Claim
    • $0 to $150 $0
    • $150.00 to $500.00 $25
    • $500.01 to $10,000 $40
    • $10,001 and more $60
  • For each account(other than final account) filed in estate of a decedent or ward: $25
  • Jury Demand $137.50
  • Certified Copies/letters of office $2.00 per page

Tax (TX)

Annual Tax Sale          $306

Drainage Assessment

Tax Commission (Review of Decision)

Tax Refund/Objection

Appearance Fee/        $181

Take notice

MISCELANEOUS FEES:

Alias summons/citation        $5

Entry of Appearance/Answer/Response     $181

Jury Services  $212.50

Change of Venue       $40

Counter Petition/Complaint/3rd Party Complaint $125

Petition to vacate or modify:

  • If filed within 30 days $50
  • If filed after 30 days $75
  • Notice sent to Secretary of State $40

Mailing           $10 plus cost of postage

Certified copy of judgment  $10

(after the first copy)

Reproduction of any document contained in the clerk’s files:

  • $2.00 for the first page
  • $0.50 for next 19 pages
  • $0.25 all additional pages

Record search            $6.00

Hard copy print out  $6.00 each page

Marriage         $10

Expungement petition          $60

Order of expungement         $4 per certified copy of order

Exemplification:         $2 plus certification fee

  • (Certified Exemplified) ($12)

Any check, draft or other bank instrument returned:      $25