Court Costs & Filing Fees

Civil

Type of Fee Statute Docket Fee Surcharge Total
Chapter 60 60-2001 $173.00 $22.00 $195.00
Domestic 60-2001 $173.00 $22.00 $195.00
Domestic Post Decree Motion 28-179 $40.00 $22.00 $62.00
Limited Actions <=$500 61-4001 $35.00 $19.00 $54.00
Limited Actions >=$500 or <=$5,000 61-4001 $55.00 $19.00 $74.00
Limted Actions >=$5,000 or <=$25,000 61-4001 $101.00 $19.00 $120.00
Small Claims <=$500 61-2704 $35.00 $12.50 $47.50
Small Claims >=$500 or <$4,000 61-2704 $55.00 $12.50 $67.50
Transfer Limited to Civil <=$500 61-2910, 60-2001 $138.00 $22.00 $160.00
Transfer Limited to Civil >=$500 or <=$5000 61-2910, 60-2001 $118.00 $22.00 $140.00
Transfer Limited to Civil >=$5000 61-2910, 60-2001 $72.00 $22.00 $94.00
Order or Writ of Extcution 28-178; 60-2401 $0.00 $12.50 $12.50
Hearing in Aid of Execution 28-178; 60-2419; 61-3604 $0.00 $12.50 $12.50
Order for Garnishment Chapter 60 28-178,   60-729 $7.50 $12.50 $20.00
Order for Garnishment 28-178; 61-3502 $0.00 $12.50 $12.50
Writ or Order of Sale 28-178, 60-2401, 61-3602 $0.00 $12.50 $12.50
Attachment Order 28-178, 60-701, 61-3501 $0.00 $12.50 $12.50
Motion for Summary Judgment 60-256 $195.00 $0.00 $195.00

 Bonds, Liens, Judgments

Type of Fee Statute Docket Fee Surcharge Total
Post-Judgement Promotion of Ch. 60 to Ch.61 28-170 $24.00 $22.00 $46.00
Foreign Judgemnt (another state) 60-2001, 60-3005 $173.00 $22.00 $195.00
Foreign Judgement (another county) 60-2203a $14.00 $22.00 $36.00
Tax Warrant 28-170, 79-3235 $24.00 $22.00 $46.00
Personal Property Tax Warrant 28-170, 79-2101 $14.00 $22.00 $36.00
Statutory Bond 28-170, 60-1110 $14.00 $22.00 $36.00
Hospital Lien 65-409 $14.00 $22.00 $36.00
Lis Pendens 28-170, 60-2203a $14.00 $22.00 $36.00
Mechanic’s Lien 28-170, 60-1102 $14.00 $22.00 $36.00
Notice of Intent to Perform 28-170, 60-1103 $14.00 $22.00 $36.00
Oil & Gas Mechanic’s Lien 28-170, 55-209 $14.00 $22.00 $36.00

Criminal

Type of Fee Statute Docket Fee Surcharge Total
Murder/Manslaughter 28-172a $180.50 $22.00 $202.50
Felony 28-172a $171.00 $22.00 $193.00
Misdemeanor 28-172a $136.00 $22.00 $158.00
Forfeited Recognizance 28-172a $72.50 $22.00 $94.50
Expungement (conviction) 21-6614 $176.00 $19.00 $195.00
Expungement (arrest) 22-2410 $176.00 $19.00 $195.00

Traffic

Type of Fee Statute Docket Fee Surcharge Fixed Fee Total
Traffic 28-172a $86.00 $22.00 $0.00 $108.00
DL Reinstatement 8-2110 $85.00 $22.00 $15.00 $122.00

Fish & Game

Type of Fee Statute Docket Fee Surcharge Total
Fish & Game 28-172a $86.00 $22.00 $108.00
Fish & Game WP Reinstatement 32-1049a $50.00 $22.00 $72.00

Juvenile

Type of Fee Statute Docket Fee Surcharge Total
Offender 38-2314 $34.00 $22.00 $56.00
Child in Need of Care 38-2215 $34.00 $22.00 $56.00
Juvenile Tobacco 28-172a $86.00 $22.00 $108.00
Juvenile Tobacco Expungement 38-2312 $176.00 $19.00 $195.00

Probate

Type of Fee Statute Docket Fee Surcharge Total
Conservator and/or Gardianship 59-104 $69.50 $22.00 $91.50
 Trusteeship 59-104 $69.50 $22.00 $91.50
Filing Will & Affidavit 59-104 $48.50 $22.00 $70.50
Determination of Descent of Property 59-104 $49.50 $22.00 $71.50
Probate of Estate or Will 59-104 $109.50 $22.00 $131.50
Refusal to Grant Letters of Administration 59-104 $48.50 $22.00 $70.50
Termination of Joint Tenancy 59-104 $48.50 $22.00 $70.50
Termination of Life Estate 59-104 $48.50 $22.00 $70.50
Adoption 59-104 $48.50 $22.00 $70.50
Certified Probate Proceedings (out of county) 59-104 $23.50 $22.00 $45.50
Decrees in Probate from Another State 59-104 $173.00 $22.00 $195.00
Care and Treatment Alcoholism or Drug Abuse 59-104 $34.50 $22.00 $56.50
Care and Treatment Mentally Ill 59-104 $34.50 $22.00 $56.50
Commitment of Sexually Violent Predator 59-104; 59-29a01 $33.50 $22.00 $55.50
Marriage License 23-2510 $59.00 $26.50 $85.50

Appeals

Type of Fee Statute Docket Fee Surcharge Total
Municipal Court Appeals 28-172a $72.50 $22.00 $94.50
Appellate Courts 2014 S Sub. for HB 2338 (New Sec. 3) $145.00 $10.00 $155.00
General Information
Phone Numbers
620.221.5470 620.441.4520
Fax: 620.221.1097; 620.442.7213
Emergencies: Dial 911
Location
311 E. 9th Ave.
PO Box 472
Winfield,
KS
67156

8am-12pm; 1pm-4pm
Chief District Court Judge
Nick St. Peter
District Court Judge
Christopher Smith
District Court Judge
Ladonna Lanning
Chief Court Clerk
Cheryl Wilson
Chief Court Services Officer
Dan Smith
District Court Clerk
Amber Wilson
District Court Clerk
Catherine Bullard
District Court Clerk
Gay Seidel
District Court Clerk
Kandy Blakey
District Court Clerk
Margaret Wallace
District Court Clerk
Steve Uhrig
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