Finance

The Finance Section maintains the Court Registry. The Court Registry is responsible for overseeing all monies deposited in the registry of the courts. This includes monies deposited from lawsuits, cash bonds, cash bail bonds, and any other funds tendered to the clerk for deposit into the registry of the court.

The Finance Section is responsible for providing answers to inquiries concerning court costs or filing fees, deposition fees, and balances. The department also issues demand notices for costs and collects fees.

NAME / TITLEPHONE
Finance Section Main Line
210-335-2617
Maria Saldana - Supervisor
210-335-2179

FEE SCHEDULE

The District Clerk’s Office does not accept personal checks. Business checks are only accepted from attorneys, process servers, title companies, and companies that have copy accounts with our office. Accepted methods of payments are cash, cashier’s checks, money orders, Discover, Visa, and Mastercard.

Effective January 1, 2019

  1. New Suits
  2. Issuance of Process
  3. E-Filing
  4. Pleadings
  5. Misc
  6. Passports
FAMILYFEE
Divorce or annulment w/no children
$293.00
Divorce or annulment w/children
$344.00
Removal of disabilities of minority (emancipation)
$277.00
Enforcement of a foreign decree or support order
$277.00
Change of name (minor or adult)
$277.00
Application for writ of habeas corpus (Child)
$277.00
Adoption (adult)
$277.00
Grandparent access
$277.00
Foreign Judgment/Family
$277.00
Transfer In/Family
$80.00
Parent/child relationship (managing conservator)
$328.00
Paternity/legitimation
$328.00
Termination
$313.00
Termination and adoption
$328.00
Adoption (children)
$328.00


CIVIL OTHER THAN FAMILYFEE
Bill of review
$287.00
Transfer In
$287.00
Foreign judgment
$287.00
Petition for interpleader
$287.00
Expunction suit (plus $15.00 per agency)
$287.00
Other civil suits
$287.00
Civil Suit (with at least 11 but no more than 25 plaintiffs)
$312.00
Civil Suit (with at least 26 but no more than 100 plaintiffs)
$337.00
Civil Suit (with at least 101 but no more than 500 plaintiffs)
$362.00
Civil Suit (with at least 501 but no more than 1,000 plaintiffs)
$387.00
Civil Suit (with more than 1,000 plaintiffs)
$437.00
Severance
$287.00
Fraudulent Liens
$15.00