Bexar County Justices of the Peace
FEE SCHEDULE

Document Title

Service Fee *

Filing Fee **

Amended Original Petition or Small Claim

$65.00

N/A

Civil Original Petition

$65.00

$46.00

Civil Counter/Cross/3rd Party Petition (02 Case#)

$65.00

$46.00

Distress Warrant (02 Case#)

$65.00

$46.00

Forcible Detainer (FE&D/Eviction Suit)

$65.00

$41.00

Immediate Possession Bond

$65.00

N/A

Order of Sale Post-Judgment

$200.00

$5.00

Repair and Remedy

$65.00

$46.00

Small Claim

$65.00

$46.00

Small Counter/Cross/3rd Party Claim (02 Case#)

$65.00

$46.00

Subpoena

$65.00
+ $10.00
 cash

N/A

Summons

$65.00

N/A

Towing Administrative Hearing

N/A

$20.00

Writ of Attachment

$200.00

$5.00

Writ of Execution*
*Constable's commission on an Execution of Order of Sale:
First $10,000: a fee of 10%. Next $15,000 an additional 5%. On amounts more than $25,000 an additional 2.5%. When money is collected by the Constable without a sale,  half of the  above commission shall be allowed.

$200.00

$5.00

  Writ of Garnishment (02 Case#)

$30.00

$46.00

  Writ of Possession

$175.00

$5.00

  Writ of Restoration of Utility Service

$175.00

$5.00

  Writ of Re-Entry

$175.00

$41.00

  Writ of Sequestration Post-Judgment (02 case#)

$200.00

$46.00

(*) Service Feesmust be multiplied by the number of person/parties to be served.  The above quoted service fee amount is for service by Bexar County Constables.  The cost of service by other agencies may differ.

(**) "Filing Fees" are charged per case filed, not by the number of persons/parties named in the lawsuit or claim.

Other Transactions
(No service fees required)

Fee

Abstract of Judgment 

$5.00

Jury Trial Demand

$22.00

Transcript

$10.00

Appeal (including transcript)

$20.00

Certified Copy - First page

$2.00

Certified Copy - Each additional page

$0.25

Photo Copy - First page

$1.00

Photo Copy - Each additional page

$0.25

If your particular transaction is not listed, please call the Civil Department at (210) 335-4700, ext 2.

All fees are effective 08/31/2013