Filing Fees


Full Administration $250.00
Release of Administration $150.00
Summary Administration $60.00
Summary Administration with Will for Record Only $65.00
Summary Administration with Real Estate $69.00


Incompetent $200.00
Minor $150.00


Trusts $150.00
Authenticated Transcripts $63.00/plus $1.00 per page
Adoptions $200.00
Exception to Inventory or Account $200.00
Civil Cases $125.00
Change of Name $150.00
Minor’s Settlement $80.00
Wrongful Death $70.00
Publication in any case (an additional) $100.00
Disinterment $65.00

The Clerk is authorized to require an additional deposit in any case or proceedings where it is apparent that additional costs are going to be incurred beyond the deposit amount.

Legal Holidays are per the Hardin County Handbook: New Years Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving Day and the Friday after, and Christmas Day.
**Note: If the above holiday falls on a Saturday, the Court will be closed the Friday before the holiday. If the holiday falls on a Sunday, the Court will be closed the Monday after the holiday.