Filing Fees and Rates
The Clerk of the District Court is required to collect the following fees.
Checks and Money Orders are to be made payable to the Clerk, United States District Court.
Cash will not be accepted.
|Commencing any civil case of proceeding other than an application for a writ of habeas corpus-filing fee $350 plus $50 Administrative Fee per Miscellaneous Fee Schedule (does not apply to ifp)||$400.00|
|Application for writ of Habeas Corpus||$5.00|
|Filing a Notice of Appeal in any case (fee includes docket fee of the U.S. Court of Appeals)||$505.00|
Filing a notice of appeal to District Judge from a Judgment of Conviction
by a Magistrate Judge in a misdemeanor case
|Certificate of Search Each Name||$30.00|
|Certifying any document or paper||$11.00|
|Exemplification of any document or paper||$21.00|
|Filing any paper not in a case or proceeding||$46.00|
|Registration of Foreign Judgment||$46.00|
|Admission of attorney to practice (including certificate)||$200.00|
|Duplicate attorney Certificate of Admission||$20.00|
|Certificate of Good Standing to Practice||$18.00|
|Admission to appear Pro Hac Vice (each case)||$150.00|
|Copies made by Clerk (does not include certification) per page- photographic (xerox) copies||$.50|
|Cassette tapes of proceedings||$30.00|
|Comparing copies prepared by applicant (does not include certification) per page||$2.00|
Retrieval of one box of records from a Federal Records Center, National Archives, or other storage location removed from the place of business of the court. For retrievals involving multiple boxes,
$39 for each additional box.
|For any payment returned or denied for insufficient funds||$53.00|
Commencing a civil case under Title III of Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (Liberated)Act of 1996
(this fee is in addition to the fee for commencing a civil case)