Payment of Civil Filing Fees


Civil filing fees include: Small Claims, General Civil, Landlord/Tenant, Summary Proceedings

 A complete list of Civil Filing Fees can be found below:

Civil Filing Fees may be made by:

  • Cash
  • Check/Money Order
    • Make payable to 16th District Court
    • Out of state checks are not accepted
  • Credit Card
    • Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express accepted
    • Credit card payments can be made in person,  online or over the phone by calling the Court at (734) 466-2500.
    • An after-hours drop box is available 24 hours per day. It is located in the main lobby of the Livonia Police Department: 15050 Farmington Road, Livonia, MI 48154
      • Envelopes are provided. Cash deposits are not advised.


  • Payments made online will not be processed until the next business day.
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