Filing Fees

The Stephens County Clerk of Court functions as the recorder for the county's records, filing legal records and making most of them available for public inspection. Most of the records filed in the clerk's office require a filing fee to help offset the cost of operating the office and providing a safe repository for the records.

Many of the forms necessary for filing documents in the clerk's office can be found on this website in downloadable PDF form. Select Official Forms from at left for a list of the forms available.

The following filing fees are subject to change at any time:

Document Filing Fee
Civil Case $220
Deed $25
Deed Assignment $25
Lien $25
Military Discharge (DD214) Free
Notary Public $42
Plat $10
Power of Attorney $25
Service, One Defendant $270: Fee $220, service $50
Trade Name $162
UCC Financing Statement $25
Limited Partnership $220