Superior Court Clerk

Fee Schedule - Family Law

Updated May 2022

  • Fees to be charged to all cities, other counties, other states, unless specifically stated by statute.
  • Fees to be charged to all state agencies unless there is a specific statutory authority (98 Wn2d 606).
  • No statutory authority to NOT charge federal agencies except U.S. Immigration and V.A.
  • Fees to be paid in advance except for state and county (36.18.060). (Clerk’s Office can voucher State & County).
  • Civil filing fees need to be paid by County
  • No Refunds

Title

Service Provided

Fee

RCW

Adoption

Filing fee

Judicial Surcharge*

Facilitator Surcharge

200.00

40.00

20.00

260.00

36.18.020(2)(a), (5)(c)

36.18.016(16)

 

Committed Intimate Relationship

 

Filing

Judicial Surcharge*

Facilitator Surcharge

200.00

40.00

20.00

260.00

36.18.020(2)(a), (5)(c)

36.18.016(16)

Counter Petition

Filing in existing case

Judicial Surcharge*

Facilitator Surcharge

200.00

40.00

20.00

260.00

36.18.020(2)(a), (5)(c)

36.18.016(16)

Custody-Registering Out of State Custody Decree

Filing fee (Foreign Judgment)

Judicial Surcharge*

Facilitator Surcharge

200.00

40.00

20.00

260.00

36.18.020(2)(a), (5)(c)

26.27.441

36.18.016(16)

Dissolution of Marriage

(Dissolution, Legal Separation, Invalidity,)

 

 

Filing fee

Judicial Surcharge*

Facilitator Surcharge

Victim Assessment Fee

200.00

40.00

20.00

54.00

314.00

36.18.016(2)(b)

36.18.020(2)(a)

36.18.020(5)(c)

36.18.016(16)

Family Court Facilitator

Fee for Services (User Fee)

20.00

26.12.240

36.18.016(16)

Foreign Judgment

 

200.00

 40.00

20.00

260.00

36.18.020(2)(a)

36.18.020(5)(c)

36.18.016(16)

Judgment Extension

 

Filing Fee

 

200.00

 

36.18.016(15)

Modification of Decree

 

Filing fee in Existing Chelan County Case

Facilitator Surcharge

 

36.00

20.00

56.00

36.18.016(2)

36.18.020(2)(a)

36.18.020(5)(c)

AGLO dated 9-9-87

 

Agreed Mod in Existing Case

Facilitator Surcharge

 

36.00

20.00

56.00

New Filing – Modification of another county/state’s final order

Facilitator Surcharge

Judicial Surcharge

200.00

20.00

40.00

260.00

Paternity (Challenge, Parenting Plan Support)

 

Filing fee

Facilitator Surcharge

Judicial Surcharge

 

200.00

20.00

40.00

260.00

36.18.020(2)(a)

36.18.020(5)(c)

36.18.016(16)

Objection of Relocation

 

Filing in Existing Case

Facilitator Surcharge

 

36.00

20.00

56.00

26.09.480(1)

36.18.016(16)

36.18.016(2)

Relative Child Visitation

Filing fee

Facilitator Surcharge

Judicial Surcharge

 

200.00

20.00

40.00

260.00

36.18.020(2)(a)

36.18.020(5)(c)

36.18.016(16)

26.11.030

Supplemental Proceedings

Examination of Judgment Debtor

20.00

36.18.016(7)

Termination of Parent-Child

Relationship (no charge to DSHS)

 

Filing fee

Facilitator Surcharge

Judicial Surcharge

 

200.00

20.00

40.00

260.00

36.18.020(2)(a)

36.18.020(5)(c)

36.18.016(16)

Wage Assignment, Spousal Maintenance or Child Support 

 

Filing of Original Action

Facilitator Surcharge

Judicial Surcharge

 

200.00

20.00

40.00

260.00

26.18.070,

36.18.020(2)(a), (5)(c)

36.18.016(16)

Writs – Attachment, Garnishment,

Execution on Real Property, Restitution

Each Filing

20.00

36.18.016(6)

36.18.050

No charge for federal agencies listed above
No charge for state agencies listed above
No charge for Chelan County Departments (36.18.140)
Limited Partnerships now filed with Secretary of State.  Certificates of Osteopath, Osteopathy Surgery, Chiropractors, Chiropody, Optometry, etc., now filed with Department of Licenses. 

 

Posted: 01/13/2015 02:01 PM
Last Updated: 06/08/2022 10:17 AM

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  • 15
    Oct 2022
    09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

    October Parenting Class - English Only

    Posted by: Superior Court Clerk

    Supporting Children Through Divorce is a four-hour educational program designed to help parents focus on the needs of their children during and after divorce and separation.

    Chelan County Administration Building - Enter building from Douglas Street
  • 19
    Nov 2022
    06:30 PM - 08:00 PM

    November Parenting Class - English and Spanish 13

    Posted by: Superior Court Clerk

    Supporting Children Through Divorce is a four-hour educational program designed to help parents focus on the needs of their children during and after divorce and separation.

    Chelan County Administration Building - Enter building from Douglas Street
  • 10
    Dec 2022
    09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

    December Parenting Class - English Only

    Posted by: Superior Court Clerk

    Supporting Children Through Divorce is a four-hour educational program designed to help parents focus on the needs of their children during and after divorce and separation.

    Chelan County Administration Building - Enter building from Douglas Street