Lakewood Municipal Court - Fee Schedules


CIVIL DIVISION COSTS AND FEES - PAGE 1 (effective July 1, 2011)


Description Total Court Costs Municipal Fund Legal Aid Fund
Agreed/Consent Entry   $5.00  
Alias Summons Service
- Ordinary mail   $2.00  
- Certified mail   $10.00  
- Personal service (per party – 3 attempts   $25.00  
- Personal service (outside Cuyahoga County) Variable
- Service by publication Publication rate
Amended Complaint, Counterclaim, or Third Party Complaint
- no service   $10.00  
- with service on one defendant   $10.00  
- each additional defendant   $10.00  
Answers N/C
Bench Warrant   $50.00  
BMV Suspensions
- 12 Point Appeal, FRA Suspension, Reinstatement Fee Plan $100.00 $74.00 $26.00
Certificate of Judgment for Transfer   $5.00  
Certificate of Judgment Lien   $5.00  
Certificate of Satisfaction   $5.00  
Certified Copy of Journal Entry/Judgment Entry   $10.00  
Certifying Judgment to Bureau of Motor Vehicles   $5.00  
Civil Complaint (one alias included, if necessary) $85.00 $59.00 $26.00
- each additional defendant   $10.00  
Cognovit Note $85.00 $59.00 $26.00
- each additional defendant   $10.00  
Continuances/Leave to Plead   $10.00  
Counterclaim   $5.00  
Dismissal Entry   $5.00