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Judge's Gavel ImageSo how much does it cost to sue someone in Ross Township and West View? On a more positive note - what if you want to get married in the local court? How much will that run you? From levys, complaints, landlord-tenant disputes, and more, Magisterial District Court 05-2-02 has just published its latest filing fees.

UPDATED CIVIL FILING FEES AS OF JULY 10, 2014

BY CERTIFIED MAIL

  • $500.00 or less - $92.50 add $7.00 for each additional defendant
  • $500.01 to $2,000.00 - 109.50 add $7.00 for each additional defendant
  • $2,000.01 to $4,000.00 - $126.00 add $7.00 for each additional defendant
  • $4,000.01 to $8,000.00 - $167.50 add $7.00 for each additional defendant

FOR CONSTABLE SERVICE

  • $500.00 or less - $121.00 add $12.50 for each additional defendant*
  • $500.01 to $2,000.00 - $138.00 add $12.50 for each additional defendant*
  • $2,000.01 to $4,000.00 - $159.50 add $12.50 for each additional defendant*
  • $4,000.01 to $8,000.00 - $196.00 add $12.50 for each additional defendant*

*This for defendant at the same address. Add $31.80 for defendant at a different address.
If defendant is not in Allegheny County please contact the office for Constable fee information.

LANDLORD/TENANT

  • $200.00 or less - $146.00 add $12.50 for each additional defendant
  • $2,000.01 to $4,000.00 - $163.00 add $12.50 for each additional defendant
  • $4,000.01 to $12,000.00 - $196.00 add $12.50 for each additional defendant

ORDER OF EXECUTION

  • $198.50 if original case has already had surcharge
  • $203.50 if original case had no surcharge
  • $211.50 if Order of Execution is from another office

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Order of Possession - $139.00 add $7.50 for each additional defendant
  • Objection To Levy - $17.50
  • Cross Complaint - $42.50 add $7.00 for each additional defendant
  • Reinstatement - $8.50 plus constable fee or postage
  • Wedding - $42.00 CASH ONLY
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