Fee Schedule

Fee Schedule 28 U.S.C. §1913, 1914 and 1917

Fees paid by personal/business checks must comply with the following conditions: (1) checks must be payable to “Clerk, United States Courts”; (2) checks must be imprinted with a name and address (not handwritten or typed); and (3) case number and case name must be written in the memo section of the check.

Effective December 1, 2016

Admission of attorneys to practice
(Note: $25.00 of this fee will be deposited with the Federal Bench and Bar Fund.)
$206.00 *FEE INCREASE - Effective 12/1/2016
Appellate Filings/Notice of Appeal to the 11th Circuit Court of Appeal $500.00 + $5.00 Docket Fee (Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 1917)$505.00
Application for Writ of Habeas Corpus$5.00
Certification of any document or paper$11.00
Check returned for lack of funds$53.00
Cuban Liberated Civil Filing Fee$6,548 *FEE INCREASE - Effective 12/1/2016
Duplicate certificate of admission or Certificate of Good Standing$19.00 *FEE INCREASE - Effective 12/1/2016
Exemplification$22.00 *FEE INCREASE - Effective 12/1/2016
Filing fee for Memo Cases or indexing any paper not in a case or proceeding.

Registration of Judgment from another district pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1963.

Letter of Rogatory/Request for Judicial Assistance

Petition to perpetuate testimony under Rule 27(a) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Order appointing trustees under 28 U.S.C.§ 754

Memo cases (i.e. Motion to quash Grand Jury, Order appointing trustees, etc.

Power of Attorneys

Apostille (plus costs for certification and copies)
$47.00 *FEE INCREASE - Effective 12/1/2016
Filing fee for Notice of Removal from State Court $400.00
Filing fee for opening civil action (Includes $50.00 Administrative Fee for Filing a Civil Action, Suit or Proceeding in a District Court)$400.00
Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice pursuant to S.D.F.L. Rule 4(B) of the Special Rule Governing the Admission and Practice of Attorneys$75.00 per Attorney, per Case.
Notice of Appeal to a district judge from a judgment of conviction by a magistrate in a misdemeanor case$38.00 *FEE INCREASE - Effective 12/1/2016
PACER and Electronic Public Access Fees Click here
Petty Offense processing fee (Note: $30.00 per violation processed through Central Violations Bureau - CVB)$30.00 (FEE INCREASED ON 6/1/2016)
Records Retrieval Fee/Records from Federal Records Center, National Archives

Fee for each additional box requested

For electronic retrievals


$10.00, plus any charges assessed by the Federal Records Center, National Archives, or other storage location removed from the place of business of the courts.
Reproducing any document (per page)$0.50
Reproducing of magnetic tape recordings (cassette or reel-to-reel)$31.00 *FEE INCREASE - Effective 12/1/2016
Search (per name or item)$31.00 *FEE INCREASE - Effective 12/1/2016
TranscriptClick here for rates
Writ of garnishment (Paid to the garnishee per Administrative Order 2014-86)$100.00