Waukesha County

Civil Fees

Filing Fees

Appeal from Municipal Court On the record or by certiorari $ 129.50
Appeal from Municipal Court New trial requested (jury fee not included) $ 144.50
Change of Venue-Large Claim Transmittal fee not included $ 75.00
Change of Venue-Small Claim Transmittal fee not included $ 22.00
Change of Venue Transmittal Basic postage included, additional postage fees may apply $ 20.00
Condemnation Appeals   $ 129.50
Condemnation Appeal New Trial   $ 144.50
Foreclosure   $ 265.50
Foreign Judgment Includes $5.00 docket fee $ 20.00
Garnishment Amount due $10,000 or less $ 92.50
Garnishment Amount due more than $10,000 $ 210.50
Large Claim Action equal to or less than $10,000 $ 147.50
Large Claim Action over $10,000 $ 265.50
Large Claim No dollar amount claimed: name change, declaratory judgment, writs, heabeas corpus, minor settlements, vital statistics (amendments& delayed registrations) $ 164.50
Lien Any dollar amount $ 5.00
Minor Settlements Petition to approve minor settlement $ 164.50
Name Change   $ 164.50
Occupational Driver's License Petition Habitual traffic offenders and appeals from DMV only $ 40.00
Small Claim Action equal to or less than $10,000 $ 94.50
Small Claim Counterclaim Action over $10,000 $ 125.50
Small Claim Demand for Jury Trial Includes 6-person Jury fee $ 89.00
Temporary Restraining Orders & Injuctions Domestic abuse, child abuse vulnerable adult, harassment under specific circumstances

No Fee

Temporary Restraining Orders & Injunctions Other injunctions/restraining orders $ 164.50
Third Party Complaint No dollar amount claimed $ 134.50
Third Party Complaint Action equal to or less than $5,000 $ 117.50
Third Party Complaint Action over $5,000 $ 235.50
Vital Statistics Amendments afterone year and delayed registration $ 164.50
Wage Earner Action Voluntary debt proceeding $ 31.50
Warrants Filing and docketing tax warrants, satisfaction, voidance or withdrawal $ 5.00

Other Fees

Arbitration Compel, Confirm, Modify, vacate an arbitrator's award (not regarding real property) $ 164.50
Arbitration Small claim regarding purchase of real property $ 94.50
Writ To issue $ 5.00
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General Fees

Filing Fees

Appeal to the Court of Appeals (Please make check payble to the "Wisconsin Court of Appeals" $ 195.00
Appeal Transmittal Fee (Includes basic postage) $ 20.00
Docket Fee To docket judgments, transcripts of judgment, liens, warrants, awards, satisfactions, and assignments $ 5.00
Transcript of Judgment To file and docket $ 10.00

Other Fees

Certificate of Judgment To issue (plus per page copy fee) $ 5.00
Certified Copy Plus per page copy fee (except Probate) $ 5.00
Certified Copy Plus per page fee (Probate) $ 3.00
Copy Fee Per page cost  (except Probate) $ 1.25
Copy Fee Per page cost (Probate) $ 1.00
Execution Fee To issue $ 5.00
Exemplified Copies (Triple Seal) Plus per page fee (except Probate)         $ 15.00
Jury Fee - 12 Person   $ 72.00
Jury Fee - 6 Person   $ 36.00
Record Search Per name searched (except Probate) $ 5.00
Record Search Per name searched (Probate) $ 4.00
Satisfaction of Judgment/Lien Fee Per judgment $ 5.00

Related Sheriff's Department Fees

Process Service 3 Attempts $ 60.00