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Filing fees and court costs may be paid in cash, or by check or money order made payable to the Ohio Court of Claims. (Please do not mail cash.) At this time, we do not accept credit card payments. Please refer to the following fee schedule for more information:

Claims Vs. the State
Civil complaint filing fee $25.00
Counter-claim, cross-claim, third-party complaint & intervening complaint filing fee $25.00
Issuing each writ, order or notice (except subpoena) $2.00
Issuing subpoena, swearing witness, entering attendance & certifying fees (each name) $2.00
Calling a jury (cases that have been removed from common pleas court) $25.00
Entering on journal, indexing & posting on any docket (each page) $2.00
Acknowledging all instruments in writing $2.00
Notice of appeal, including the filing & noting of all necessary documents $25.00
Each electronic transmission of a document, plus $1.00 for each page of that document (to be paid by the party requesting the electronic transmission) $2.00
Certified copy of document (per page) $1.00
Uncertified copy of a document (per page) $0.25
Crime Victims Compensation Appeals
Filing Fee to Appeal Attorney General’s Decision No charge
Certified copy of document (per page) $1.00
Uncertified copy of a document (per page) $0.25

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