Marysville Municipal Court

1250 West Fifth Street, Marysville, Ohio 43040

Phone: 937.644.9102     Fax: 937.644.1228

Fees & Costs

Civil Filing Fees
Effective 01/01/2010
Regular civil docket filing fee for original complaints, counterclaims, cross-claims, and third-party complaints where the service of process* is required $ 125.00 One Defendant listed on the complaint
$ 25.00 Each additional Defendant listed on the complaint
Forcible entry and detainer filing fee for original complaints, counterclaims, cross-claims, and third-party complaints where the service of process* is required $ 125.00 One Defendant (includes mandatory $10.00 writ of restitution fee)
$ 25.00 Each additional Defendant listed on the complaint
Small claims filing fee for original complaints, and for counterclaims, cross-claims, and third-party complaints where the service of process* is required $ 50.00 One Defendant listed on the complaint
$ 15.00 Each additional Defendant listed on the complaint
Publication* The applicable filing fee for one Defendant or more than one Defendant plus actual cost of publication, to be paid to the publisher
Additional service request after first service:
Certified Mail $ 10.00 Each Defendant to be served
Regular U.S. Mail $ 5.00 Each Defendant to be served
Personal or Residence $ 10.00 Each Defendant served plus server's fees and mileage, if any, over $ 10.00
Publication $ 10.00 Each Defendant to be served plus the actual cost of publication
Amended Complaint* $ 10.00 Each Defendant to be served
Bailiff/Sheriff Service* $ 10.00 Plus server's fee and mileage, if any, over $ 10.00
Certificate of judgment for lien $40.00  
Bank attachment (garnishment) $ 125.00 Plus a separate check for $ 1.00 for the banking establishment
Wage garnishment $ 125.00  
Judgment debtors exam $ 35.00  
Writ of execution $ 110.00 Plus all costs of service, publication, storage, sale, etc. The Union County Sheriff handles all executions
Jury demand $ 200.00 Plus juror fees if jury trial is scheduled

* Note: these filing fees are not deposits; they are the estimated changes for the particular filings. There are no unused deposits to return. Further if the actual cost exceeds these filing fees, the party requesting the service will be billed for the deficiency. Finally, the mention of counterclaims, crossclaims, and third party complaints in material dealing with forcible entry and detainer actions and small claims actions, and the mention of various methods of service, are merely recognition that some parties attempt such practice and should pay the costs of such attempts. The mention of such material does not indicate this Court's position on the legality of such practices in particular proceedings or situations.

Fine and Cost Schedule

PAYMENT SCHEDULE FOR OFFENSES NOT REQUIRING A PERSONAL APPEARANCE

  Total
Speed - With no prior speed within the page 12 months  
01-20 mph over posted speed limit $ 143.00
21-35 mph over posted speed limit $ 160.00
36+ mph over posted speed limit $ 210.00
Speed - With one prior speed within the past 12 months  
01-20 mph over posted speed limit $ 160.00
21-35 mph over posted speed limit $ 185.00
36+ mph over posted speed limit $ 235.00
A 3rd Speed within 12 months requires a personal appearance.  
   
Seat Belt - Driver $ 96.00
Child Restraint $ 120.00
All Other Minor Traffic Violations Not Specified $ 143.00
Texting While Driving $ 160.00
Littering from a Vehicle $ 210.00
Reckless Driving $ 210.00
*Distracted Driving Specification add * + $ 100.00
Driving Under Suspension Call (937) 644-9102
for amount of fines and costs
No O.L. Call (937) 644-9102
for amount of fines and costs
Disorderly Conduct $ 210.00
Open Container $ 210.00
Fail to Register/Fail to Control Dog $ 143.00
2nd Offense $ 185.00
ODNR (Unless Marked as Must Appear) $ 160.00
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