Cobb County Government
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Filing Fees

View all fees required for filing and accepted forms of payment.

Abandoned Motor Vehicle $15.00
Abandoned Vessel $56.50
Appeal Cost * See Below
Certified Copies (stamp and seal) $2.50
Civil Action Suits
Sheriff's Entry of Service per defendant (Small Claim)
$56.50
$50.00
Copies (each page) $0.10
Department of Public Safety Letter $5.00
Dispossessory - Evictions
Sheriff's Entry of Service per defendant (Dispossessory)
$56.50
$25.00
Fifa and Recording Cost (alias) $6.00
Fifa Issuing and Fifa Recording on General Execution Docket $6.00
Fifa Rush Recording Fee (paid directly to Superior Court) $5.50
Garnishments
Sheriff's Entry of Service
$56.50
$50.00
Interrogatories $10.00
Interrogatories (out of county)
Sheriff's Entry of Service per defendant
$56.50
$50.00
Mechanic Liens (owner and mechanics) $56.50
Personal Property Foreclosure
Sheriff's Entry of Service (Personal Property Foreclosure)
$56.50
$50.00
Service by Publication (Marietta Daily Journal) $80.00

 

 

* Appeal Cost: Must be paid at the time of filing to both Magistrate Court and to either State or Superior Court.

Magistrate Court Cost: dependant upon cost of original civil filing.

If appealed to State Court: A money order, cash, or attorney's check for $199.00 made payable to Cobb County State Court.

If appealed to Superior Court: A money order, cash, or attorney's check for $216.00 made payable to Cobb County Superior Court.

 

 
Warrant / Bad Check    
Bad Check Application $20.00 Cash Only
Warrant Application $20.00 Cash Only
Dismissal Felony $135.00  
Dismissal Misdemeanor $108.00  

 

 

Accepted forms of Payment

Civil: Credit Cards, Cash, Business Check, Money Order or Certified Check

Warrant and Bad check application: Cash only

Dismissal and Bad check payoff: Cash, Credit Card, Money Order or Certified Check

Ordinance: Credit Card, Cash, Money Order or Certified Check

A $4.00 fee will be added per case for using credit cards.