Fee Schedule

 

Prothonotary Office of Butler County

Fee Schedule As Of January 1, 2015

 

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*Please note that the numbers beside each section of the fee schedule is for office use only.

 


 

AD Appearance Docket 1

 

Civil Suits

Writs of Summons, Assumpsit, Land Use Appeals, Quiet Title, Declaratory Judgement (relief), Zoning Appeals, Mortgage Foreclosures, Equity, Declarations of Taking, Mandamus, Replevin, Injunctions, Partitions, Specific Performances

$172.00

 

Writ of Revival
Want to revive a judgment and person will not sign.

$39.00

Appeal from District Justice also known as Objections to D.J. Decision
District Justice Limit ($12,000.00)

$171.75

Discontinuance

$12.00

Certification of Discontinuance

$7.00

Arbitration

$39.00

Scire Facias (Sci.Fa.)

$39.00

 

CP Common Pleas Docket 2

 

Judgment - Default

$23.00

Judgment - Concent

$23.00

Judgment - Confession

$59.00

Agreement to Revive Judgment

$23.00

Exemplification of Judgment
From another County to Butler County

$23.50

Exemplification of Judgment
From Butler to another county

$24.00

Transcript of Judgment
District Justice has filed for a judgment and party has not appealed, therefore a judgment can be filed.

$23.25

Foreign Writ
Add $.50 for Garnishee, no matter how many

$36.00

Satisfaction of Judgment

$12.00

Satisfaction of Commonwealth Liens
May have additional costs if they have been revived

$12.50

Judgment - Assignment

$12.00

Recognizance Bond

$23.50

Petition to Open Judgment

$171.50

 

ED Execution Docket 3

 

Writ of Execution / Writ of Possession
Add $.50 for Garnishee, no matter how many

$39.00

 

MSD Miscellaneous Docket 4

 

MSD Suits
Tax Assessment Appeals, Driver’s License Suspension Appeals, Mental Health, Name Change, petition for Unredeemed Real Estate, petition to confirm Arbitration Award

$171.50

Miscellaneous Assurance

$24.00

Petition for Issuance of Subpoena
Another county wants to subpoena someone from Butler County. Send instructions and Sheriff’s fee

$171.50

Appeals to higher court
To Butler Co Prothonotary

$79.00

To Higher Court Prothonotary

$85.50

 

MLD Mechanics Lien Docket 7

 

Mechanics Lien Claim

$23.50

No Lien Agreement

$24.00

 

Municipal Lien 8

 

Municipal Lien Claim

$23.00

 

FC Family Court 9

 

 

Divorces (Add $35.50 for each additional count as per Act 122 of 2002)

$184.50

Custody Complaint

$375.00

...and custody modification with no divorce pending

$375.00

...and custody modification with divorce pending

$283.00

Resume Maiden Name
Divorce must have been in Butler County

$23.00

Contempt of Custody

$195.00

Custody Agreement must have a complaint/custody
...With a divorce

 

$88.00

...With no divorce

$180.00

 

Other Costs

 

School Audit Report

$12.00

Power of Attorney

$12.00

Revocation of Power of Attorney

$7.00

Federal Tax Lien

$23.00

Certified Copy

$8.00

Certificates

$7.00

Notary Signature

$7.00

Notary Certificate

$7.00

Subpoena

Attend and Testify or Production of Documents

 

$7.00

Sheriff Deed

$12.00

Financial Statement

$12.00

Judgment Postponement

$12.00

Judgment Release

$12.00

Appeal of Arbitration

$307.00

Copies (per pg.)

$0.50

Microfilm Copies (per pg.)

$1.00