SUPERIOR COURT FAMILY FILING FEES
This chart reflects the current State 'base' fees authorized by A.R.S. 12-284, ACJA Section 3-404 and Supreme Court A.O. 2017-44
plus additional fees determined by Statute, Supreme Court Administrative Order or Board of Supervisor's Resolution.
      lrd 5/16/17 DOC. CONCIL. DOM. REL. LENGTHY SPOUSAL COURT CASE EDMS    
  A.R.S.     STORAGE COURT ED / MED. TRIAL MAINT. AUTO MGMT FUND DOCKET  
Acct 12-284   BASE FUND (1) FEE (2) FUND (3) FEE (4) FEE (5) FEE (6) FUND (7) (8) FEE (9)  
# CLASS SERVICE FEE 2112 2125 2365 2891 4070 2381 2390 2196 2410 TOTAL
2124 C Petition for Dissolution of Marriage with Child(ren) $141.00 $15.00 $65.00     $5.00 $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $341.00
2124 C Petition for Dissolution of Marriage without Child(ren) $141.00 $15.00 $65.00     $5.00 $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $341.00
2134 B Change of Venue to this County (except under A.R.S. 25-502(G)) $177.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $307.00
2130 D Answer - Change of Venue $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2128 D Response / Answer to Dissolution - with Child(ren) $70.00 $15.00 $65.00     $5.00 $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $270.00
2128 D Response / Answer to Dissolution - without Child(ren) $70.00 $15.00 $65.00     $5.00 $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $270.00
2124 C Petition for Legal Separation $141.00 $15.00 $65.00     $5.00 $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $341.00
2128 D Legal Separation - Response or Initial Appearance $70.00 $15.00 $65.00     $5.00 $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $270.00
2136 C Petition for Annulment $141.00 $15.00 $65.00     $5.00 $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $341.00
2137 D Answer / Response to Petition for Annulment $70.00 $15.00 $65.00     $5.00 $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $270.00
2129 - Reciprocal Initial N/C                   $0.00
2129 - Reciprocal Response N/C                   $0.00
2130 D Reciprocal Initial - Answer $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2130 D Reciprocal Response - Answer $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2129 D Miscellaneous Complaint $141.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $271.00
2130 D Answer - Miscellaneous Complaint $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2133 E F/C Transmittal Fee (Out) $28.00                   $28.00
2129 C F/C Transfer (In) $141.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $271.00
2133 E Motion for County Transfer $28.00                   $28.00
2132 G Order of Protection N/C                   $0.00
2130 - Answer - Order of Protection N/C                   $0.00
2132 - Appeal - Order of Protection N/C                   $0.00
2129 C Custody / Paternity Matters $141.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $271.00
2130 D Answer - Custody / Paternity Matters $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2130 D Answer - Interstate Wage Assignment $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2111 A Intervenor Fee Paid $177.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $307.00
2131 D Wage Assignment - No notice $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Wage Assignment - Hearing $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Wage Assignment - Stop or Modify $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Wage Assignment - Stop or Modify Hearing $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Simplified Modification $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Simplified Modification Hearing $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Expedited Motion for Support Enforcement $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Expedited Motion for Visitation Enforcement $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Expedited Judgment on Arrearages $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Expedited Judgment on Arrearages Hearing $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Request for Judgment on Arrearages $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Hearing - Judgment on Arrearages $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Establish Support - Post Decree $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131 D Establish Legal Decision Making / Parenting Time - Post Decree $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
  D Order to Show Cause on one of the following:                      
2131   1. Child Support Modification $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   2. Spousal Maint Modification $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   3. Custody Modification $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   4. Visitation Modification $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
  D Order to Show Cause - Contempt of Court on one of the following:                      
2131   1. Child Support $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   2. Spousal Support $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   3. Visitation $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   4. Medical Payments $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   5. Contempt / Other Post Decree $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   6. Other Post Decree $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
  D Stipulation to Modify one of the following:                      
2131   1. Custody $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   2. Child Support $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   3. Visitation $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   4. Child Custody / Post Decree $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   5. Modify Other $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   6. Stop / Modify Order of Assignment (Owing) $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2131   7. Modify Child Support - Simplified $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2129 - Petition to Enforce Custody Determination N/C                    
2131 D Request for Mediation $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2138 A Foreign Judgment $177.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $307.00
2130 D Answer - Foreign Judgment $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2129 C Foreign Judgment for Custody; Paternity; Voluntary Paternity; Establish Support / Custody $141.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $271.00
2130 D Answer - Foreign Judgment for Custody; Paternity; Voluntary Paternity; Establish Support / Custody $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2130 D Answer - Regis Foreign Support $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2129 C Establish Support - New $141.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $271.00
2130 D Answer - Establish Support $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2130 - Answer - Habeas Corpus N/C                   $0.00
2129 C Paternity / Maternity $141.00 $15.00 $65.00       $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $336.00
2130 D Paternity / Maternity - Answer $70.00 $15.00 $65.00       $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $265.00
2129 C Voluntary Paternity $141.00 $15.00 $65.00       $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $336.00
2130 D Voluntary Paternity - Answer $70.00 $15.00 $65.00       $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $265.00
2129 C Grandparents Rights - New Petition $141.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $271.00
2131 D Grandparents Rights - Post Decree $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2130 D Answer - Grandparents Rights $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2111 - New Complaint - UIFSA N/C                   $0.00
2130 D Answer - UIFSA $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2129 C UIFSA - Stop / Modify Wage Assignment $141.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $271.00
2129 C UIFSA Enforcement - New Complaint                     $0.00
2366 - Child Issue Education Program (AO 2008-104) $550.00                   $550.00
2129 C In Loco Parentis - New $141.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $271.00
2131 D In Loco Parentis - Post $70.00     $15.00             $85.00
2129 C Registry of Custody $141.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $271.00
2129 C Establish Additional Enforcement - Other
(In accordance with A.R.S. 25-502)
$141.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $271.00
2130 D Request for Hearing $70.00 $15.00         $30.00 $40.00 $40.00 $5.00 $200.00
2131 D Post-adjudication of Additional Enforcement - Other (In accordance with A.R.S. 25-502) $70.00     15.00             $85.00
2131 D Request for Hearing - Post-adjudication of Additional Enforcement - Other (A.R.S. 25-502) $70.00     15.00             $85.00
2411 BOS Post Decree Mediation Fee (A.R.S. 11-258.01) $100.00                   $100.00
2412 BOS Parenting Conference Fee (A.R.S. 11-258.01) $300.00                   $200.00
2413 BOS Family Court Services No Show Fee
(A.R.S. 11-258.01)
$100.00                   $100.00
2414 BOS Parental Conflict Resolution Class Fee
(A.R.S. 11-258.01
$50.00                   $50.00
2143 E Payment History Report $28.00                   $28.00
2143 E Modification Calculation $28.00                   $28.00
  - Stipulation Stop / Modify Order of Assignment N/C                   $0.00
2143
2163
2164
E Arrearage Calculation $63.00                   $63.00
Authority Cites:
(1) Pursuant to A.R.S. 12-284.01, assess a fee of no more than $15 on filing or appearance fees for the Document Storage and Retrieval Fund.
(2) Pursuant to A.R.S. 12-284(E), in each county where the superior court has established a conciliation court, the petitioner and respondent shall pay an additional $65.
(3) Pursuant to A.R.S. 12-284(C), assess a $15 surcharge on each post-adjudication petition filing in a domestic relations case for the Domestic Relations Education and Mediation Fund.
(4) Pursuant to Supreme Court Administrative Order 2014-39; Reinstating the Arizona Lengthy Trial Fund Fee
(5) Pursuant to A.R.S. 12-289(B) - Spousal Maintenance Enforcement Fee
(6) Pursuant to A.R.S. 11-251.08 - Board Of Supervisor's Resolution on 11/19/1997, established court automation fee (increased on 01/019/2005)
(7) Pursuant to A.R.S. 11-251.08 - Board Of Supervisor's Resolution on 07/26/2000, established a case management fee (increased on 01/16/2002 and 01/19/2005)
(8) Pursuant to A.R.S. 11-251.08 - Board Of Supervisor's Resolution on 12/19/2001, established an electronic document management fee (increased on 02/16/2005)
(9) Pursuant to A.R.S. 11-251.08 - Board Of Supervisor's Resolution on 9/26/2008, established docket fee of $5.00 effective 9/26/2008
Non-Fee Authority Cites & Notes:
A. Pursuant to A.R.S. 25-504:
Subsection M "...a fee shall not be charged to a person who files a request to terminate an order of assignment if an employer is making deductions on multiple assignments for an obligation for the same minor children."
Subsection O "...a fee shall not be charged to a party filing a stipulation concerning satisfaction of support obligations."
B. Pursuant to A.R.S. 25-502(G), the party who petitioned for transfer must pay the post-adjudication fee prescribed in A.R.S. 12-284 to the county to which the proceeding is being transferred.
C. Note regarding fee to convert an existing marriage to a covenant marriage - courts are advised to charge the $26 minimum clerk fee "Demand for notice, filing paper, or performing any action for which a
specific fee is not provided by statute."