Riverside County Court Fees 2017-12-04T19:06:52+00:00

Riverside County Civil Fee Schedule

INITIAL FILING FEES IN CIVIL CASES

UNLIMITED CIVIL CASES
 1 Complaint or other first paper in unlimited civil case (amount over $25,000), including: GC 70611, 70602.5, 70602.6 $450
2 Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer case over $25,000. GC 70611, 70602.5, 70602.6 $450
3 Petition for a writ of review, mandate, or prohibition (other than a writ petition to the appellate division). GC 70611, 70602.5, 70602.6 $450
4 Petition for a decree of change of name or gender. GC 70611, 70602.5, 70602.6 $450
 5 Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (amount over $25,000) (including unlawful detainer). GC 70612, 70602.5, 70602.6 $450
 6 Claim opposing forfeiture of seized property, if value of property is $5,000 or less (2). H&S 11488.5(a)(3) No Fee
LIMITED CIVIL CASES   
7 Complaint or other first paper (amount over $10,000 up to $25,000). GC 70613(a), 70602.5 $395
8 Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer (amount over $10,000 up to $25,000). GC 70613(a), 70602.5, CCP 1161.2 $410
9 Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (amount over $10,000 up to $25,000) (including unlawful detainer). GC 70614(a), 70602.5 $395
10 Complaint or other first paper (amount up to $10,000). GC 70613(b), 70602.5 $255
11 Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer (amount up to $10,000). GC 70613(b), 70602.5, CCP 1161.2 $270
12 Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than plaintiff (amounts up to $10,000) (including unlawful detainer). GC 70614(b), 70602.5 $255
13 Amendment of complaint or of other first paper increasing amount at issue from $10,000 or less to more than $10,000 (but not exceeding $25,000). GC 70613.5(a) $140
14 Cross-complaint or amendment of cross-complaint increasing amount at issue from $10,000 or less to more than $10,000 (but not exceeding $25,000). GC 70613.5(b) $140
15 Amended complaint, cross-complaint, or amended cross-complaint that reclassifies case from limited civil to unlimited civil (CCP 403.060) GC 70619 $140
16 Complaint or other first paper within small claims jurisdictional limit filed by assignee of record (with declaration). B&P 6322.1(c)(1), GC 70613(b), CCP 116.420 $211

(1) Fees pursuant to the Uniform Civil Fees and Standard Fee Schedule Act of 2005 (Stats. 2005, ch. 75 (AB 145)); AB 1248 (Stats. 2007, ch. 738); SB 1407 (Stats. 2008, ch. 311); Riverside Board of Supervisors action December 16, 2008; 2009 Budget Act (Stats. 2009 ch. 22, SBX4 13); SB857 (stats 2010, ch. 720); SB1021 (Stats 2012, ch. 41); AB 2612 (Stats. 2012, ch. 377), SB 75 (Stats 2013, ch. 31), AB 1293 (Stats. 2013, ch 382) and other legislation.
(2) If the value of the property is more than $5,000, the filing fee is the fee in GC 70611, 70602.5, and 70602.6 .