Costs

Costs are subject to change.

Payment must be made by cash, certified check, cashier's check, money order or attorney's check. Personal checks, credit and/or debit cards are NOT accepted by the Court.

Please make checks payable to: The Franklin County Probate Court.

The following cost information covers basic costs only. Additional filings have additional costs. For additional cost information, please contact the appropriate Department.

 

Adoption

For adoption costs please call (614) 525-3840

Birth Record

correction of - $58.00
registration of - $60.00

Civil Action

creditor's claim deposit - $75.00
land sale deposit - $175.00
all other actions deposit - $150.00

Conservatorship

application - $179.00

Disinterment

one time cost - $53.00

Estate

full administration required deposit - *$125.00
ancillary administration deposit - $125.00
*RECOMMENDED DEPOSIT - $225.00
release from administration - $93.00 - $103.00
summary administration - $93.00
wrongful death deposit - $125.00
probate only- **$63.00
**with real estate & tax - $71.00
tax only - ***$49.00
will for record only - $53.00
will for record only with taxes - ***$54.00
real estate transfer only - $55.00
real estate transfer & tax - ***$56.00
foreign record - ****$58.00
inventory safe deposit box - $16.00 - $36.00
***Plus $1.00 per page if over 4 pgs
****Plus $1.00 per page
 

Guardianship

adult guardianship application - $179.00
minor guardianship application - $104.00
Hearing fee - *$40.00 - $55.00
*additional costs may apply -  
Guardian's Training Video - $1.00
BCI & I Background Check - $22.00
Dispense with - $104.00

Marriage License

application - $50.00
certifitied abstract - Information

Minor's Settlement

application and settlement - $63.00

Name Change

application - *$108.00
*ADDITIONAL COSTS APPLY FOR PUBLICATION  

Records Requests

compact disc - $1.00
(can contain multiple cases of imaged records)  
non-imaged records - $0.05

Testamentary Trust

application - $93.00
$1.00 each for additional letters
additional costs may apply
 
accepting jurisdiction - $53.00

Will for Safe Keeping

one time cost - $5.00
   
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