District Court Fee Schedule and Related Information
Issued in accordance with 28 U.S.C. § 1914 (b)
Acceptable Forms of Payment
Fees may be paid in cash, by certified check, money order
or credit card. All major credit cards are accepted. Personal checks
will be accepted from attorneys admitted to practice in the Southern District
of New York. Please make your check or money order payable to the "Clerk
|There is an additional administrative fee of $50.00 for all new Civil Actions filed in the Court.
|The Clerk in White Plains will not accept cash payments in excess of $100.
|Effective December 1, 2013, the fee for filing a Notice of Appeal (Civil and Criminal) will increase to $505. The fee for Record Retrieval will increase to $64 for one box of records; $39 each additional box.
Effective May 1st, 2013
|New Action (Complaint, Notice of Removal & Petitions)||$||400.00|
|Atty. Admission/Waiver EDNY||$||185.00|
|Certificate of Good Standing / Wall Certificate||$||18.00|
|Pro Hac Vice Motion||$||200.00||/atty|
|Notice of Appeal||$||505.00|
|Certificate of Disposition||$||11.00|
|Pro Se Manual||$||15.00|
|Transcript of Judgment||$||11.00|
|Registration of Judgment||$||46.00|
|Miscellaneous Filing Fees||$||46.00||/case|
|Returned Check Fee||$||53.00|
|Microfiche of Court Record||$||6.00|
|Retrieval of Archived Record from a Federal Records Center||$||64.00|
|Appeal to District Judge from a Conviction by a Magistrate Misdemeanor Case||$||37.00|
|Petition of Writ of Habeas||$||5.00|
|Cuban Liberation Civil Filing Fee||$||6355.00|
|* Administrative fee for civil cases does not apply to a Peition for a Writ of Habeas Corpus or persons granted in forma pauperis under 28 U.S.C. 1915.