Clerk of Superior Court

Overpayment disbursements will be issued for amounts $20.00 and greater. Unclaimed overpayments in amounts less than $20.00 will be remitted to the County Treasurer monthly to deposit into the General Fund.

 Superior Court Filing Fees (on AZCourts.gov)


Please click on a category below.

 Civil Fees (click to expand)

Administrative Record on Appeal$218.00
Affidavit of Renewal of Judgment$30.00
Answer$130.00
Answer and 3rd Party Complaint$130.00
Answer and Counterclaim
(if this is the first appearance by the defendant)
$130.00
Answer and Cross Claim
(if this is the first appearance by the defendant)
$130.00
Answer to a 3rd Party Complaint$130.00
Answer to Amended Complaint
(if this is the first appearance by the defendant)
$130.00
Appeal from Arbitration$140.00
Appearance
(first time defendant comes in filing something if not filing an answer)
$130.00
Appellant Filing Fee$203.00
Appellee Filing Fee$115.00
Application to Issue Foreign Subpoena$30.00
Change of Venue Certificate
(fee for coming into Yavapai County)
$218.00
Change of Venue Transmittal
(fee for going out of Yavapai County)
$30.00
Complaint$218.00
Complaint to Forfeit Property$218.00
Foreign Judgment$218.00
Garnishment Contested by Garnishee$115.00
Lower court (Justice Court) Civil Traffic Appeal$45.00
Lower Court (Municipal Court) Civil Traffic Appeal$45.00
Lower Court Appeal Appellant Filing Fee$203.00
Lower Court Appeal Appellee Filing Fee$115.00
Lower Court Transfer Defendant Jurisdiction Exceeded$130.00
Lower Court Transfer Defendant Real Property Issue$130.00
Lower Court Transfer Plaintiff Real Property Issue$218.00
Notice of Appeal$100.00
Notice of Appeal - Cross Appeal$100.00
Petition for Election Recount$218.00
Petition for Name Change$218.00
Petition for Special Action$218.00
Petition for Tax Appeal
(this should be filed in Maricopa County)
$218.00
Response to Order to Show Cause (which does one of the following)
1. Request affirmative or counter relief; 2. Attach process of proceedings; 3. Take other affirmative action
$115.00
Subpoena Issued$30.00
Third Party Complaint$218.00
Transcript of Judgment$75.00
Writ to be Issued
(any type of writ)
$30.00

 Domestic Fees (click to expand)

Answer in Paternity$154.00
Appearance Respondent
(first time respondent files something in a case, other than a response)
$159.00
Change of Venue Certificate
(fee for coming into Yavapai County)
$268.00
Change of Venue Transmittal
(fee for going out of Yavapai County)
$30.00
Complaint for Paternity$229.00
Intervener$218.00
Miscellaneous Domestic Petition
(such as foreign judgment, establish support/custody, etc)
$164.00
Notice of Appeal$100.00
Notice of Appeal - Cross Appeal$100.00
Parent Education Assessment$50.00
Petition for Annulment$234.00
Petition for Dissolution of Marriage$234.00
Petition for Legal Decision-Making
(new cases only)
$164.00
Petition for Legal Separation$234.00
Petition for Visitation Rights
(new cases only)
$164.00
Post Judgment Domestic Petition$89.00
Post Judgment Domestic Response$89.00
Request for Order of Paternity Voluntary$229.00
Response to Petition for Annulment$159.00
Response to Petition for Dissolution$159.00
Response to Petition for Legal Separation$159.00

 Probate Fees  (click to expand)

Affidavit of Foreign Personal Representative$164.00
Affidavit of Succession of Personal Property$164.00
Affidavit of Succession to Real Property$164.00
Ancillary Probate$164.00
Annual, Final or other Accounting
(this fee varies depending on the value of the Estate assets. The probate fees range from $0 - $500.00. Estates valued at $10,000.00 or less are exempt)
$Varies
Application for Informal Appointment$164.00
Application for Informal Probate of Will and Appointment of Personal Representative$164.00
Change of Venue Certificate
(fee for coming into Yavapai County)
$164.00
Change of Venue Transmittal
(fee for going out of Yavapai County)
$30.00
Demand for Notice$30.00

 Miscellaneous Fees  (click to expand)

Affidavit of Renewal of Judgment$30.00
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