Waukesha County

Juvenile Fees

Civil & Criminal Costs, Fees, or Surcharges

May be imposed on minors 14 years of age or older.


Guardian ad Litem (GAL) Deposit in TPR and guardianship of minor cases.  ***This is a deposit and does not reflect what the actual amount may be.  For juvenile injunctions, a deposit is not collected at the time of filing, however the parents are obligated to pay GAL fees.*** $500.00
Advocate Counsel May be appointed. Vary
Self-Help Packets

May be purchased at Juvenile Court.

  Cash, credit/debit cards and check accepted.  ***Please make all checks for Juvenile matters payable to "Clerk of Juvenile Court"***  

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