Court Filing Fees

Fees are payable to Pearl River County Chancery Clerk in exact cash, money order, cashier's check, or credit card (ID required).

Effective January 1, 2020

Nature of Suit / Case DescriptionBase 
Fee
Statutory 
Mandated Fee
Court 
Reporter Fee
Optional Board 
Approved Fee
Total 
Filing Fee
Accounting (Probate)8557.50105.50158
Adoption - Uncontested8557.505.50148
Adoption - Contested8557.50105.50158
Adverse Possession8557.50105.50158
A and D Commitment - Involuntary8557.50105.50158
A and D Commitment - Voluntary8557.505.50148
Appeal - Administrative Agency8557.505.50148
Birth Certificate Correction8557.505.50148
Bond Validation8557.50105.50158
Child Custody/Visitation8557.50105.50158
Child support8557.50105.50158
Complaints8557.50105.50158
Conservatorship8557.50105.50158
Consent to Abortion8557.50105.50158
Contempt or Modification (Reopening)8557.50105.50158
Counter Claim or Cross-Claim8557.505.50148
Declaratory Judgement8557.50105.50158
Divorce - Uncontested / Joint8557.505.50148
Divorce - Contested / Fault8557.50105.50158
Domestic8557.50105.50158
Emancipation8557.50105.50158
Estate - Muniment of Title Only8557.505.50148
Estate - Testate or Intestate8557.50105.50158
Foreign Judgement8557.50105.50158
Garnishment8557.50105.50158
Guardianship8557.50105.50158
Habeas Corpus8557.50105.50158
Heirship8557.50105.50158
Injunction8557.50105.50158
Judicial Foreclosure8557.50105.50158
Joint Conservatorship and Guardianship8557.50105.50158
Joint Modification (Open/Close)8557.505.50148
Land Dispute8557.50105.50158
Lien Assertion8557.50105.50158
Mental Commitment8557.50105.50158
Minority Removal8557.505.50148
Muniment of Title8557.505.50148
Minor's Settlement (any amount)8557.50105.50158
Modification8557.50105.50158
Name Change8557.505.50148
Partition Suit (Land)8557.50105.50158
Paternity8557.50105.50158
Property Division8557.50105.50158
Replevin8557.50105.50158
Separate Maintenance8557.50105.50158
Stipulated Agreement (DHS)8557.505.50148
Tax Sale: Confirm/Cancel8557.50105.50158
Temporary Restraining Order8557.50105.50158
Termination of Parental Rights8557.50105.50158
Title Boundary or Easement8557.50105.50158
UIFSA8557.50105.50158
Will Contest8557.50105.50158
Writ of Garnishment8557.505.50148
All Other8557.50105.50158