Requests for the items below may be made online.
If you are not sure of the fee amount, please contact one of the Clerk's Offices:
|Cincinnati 513-564-7500 Columbus 614-719-3000 Dayton 937-512-1400|
Court Fee Schedule and Payment Information
For Central Violations Bureau click here, for all other litigation see below.
|Civil Complaint/Notice of Removal:||Electronic Access to Court Data*:|
|Non-Prisoner Litigation:||$402.00||Access via dial up service:||$0.60 per minute|
|Non-Prisoner Litigation (IFP GRANTED):||$0|
|Prisoner Litigation:||$402.00||Access via federal judiciary Internet site (30 page limit):||$0.08 per page|
|Prisoner Litigation (IFP GRANTED):||$350.00|
|Access to digital audio files via federal judiciary Internet site:||$2.40|
|Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus:||Search of court records conducted by PACER Service Center:||$30.00 per search|
|Non-Prisoner Litigation (28 U.S.C.2254):||$5.00||Copies of any record or document accessed electronically at a public terminal in the courthouse:||$0.10 per page|
|Prisoner Litigation (28 U.S.C.2241):||$5.00||*Fees of less than $10.00 per quarterly billing cycle are waived|
|Notice of Appeal:||Travel Related|
|Non-Prisoner Litigation:||$505.00||For Current Mileage Rates click here|
|Prisoner Litigation:||$505.00||For Archived Mileage Rates click here|
|Misdemeanor Case (magistrate judge to a district judge):||$39.00||For Per Diem Rates click here|
|CVB Processing Fee(Effective June 1, 2016):||$30.00|
|Admission of Attorneys to Practice:||$188.00||Witness Fee:||$40.00 per day|
|Pro Hac Vice Applications:||$200.00||Registry Fee:||10% of interest earned|
|Certificate of Good Standing:||$20.00||Returned Check Fee:||$53.00|
|Local Rules:||No Charge|
|Title III of the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (Libertad) Act of 1996. This fee is not currently enforced - Refer questions to financial deputy.||$6800.00|
|Search of Records: Per Search||$32.00|
|Certifying any Document: Per Certification||$11.00|
|Copying Fee:||$0.50 per page|
|Copies of Records in Electronic Form:||$31.00|
|Records from Federal Records Center:||$64.00|
|Additional Boxes from Federal Records:||$39.00|
|Reproduction of Recordings of Proceedings:||$32.00|
|Microfiche Sheet of Film or Microfilm Jacket:||$6.00|
Notice to Customers Presenting Checks
Privacy Act – A Privacy Act Statement required by 5 U.S.C. § 552a(e)(3) stating our authority for soliciting and collecting the information from your check, and explaining the purposes and routine uses which will be made of your check information, is available from our internet site at (http://www.fms.treas.gov/otcnet/index.html), or call toll free at (1-866-945-7920) to obtain a copy by mail. Furnishing the check information is voluntary, but a decision not to do so may require you to make payment by some other method.
* All checks and money orders should be made out to Clerk, U.S. District Court.
* You must have exact change when paying any fee with cash.