Fee Calculator

 

Fees for Service

You can easily calculate all fees to serve any court order using the Sheriff’s Office Fee Calculator.

The specific fee to serve a complaint in ejectment is dependent on a number of factors, however the average fee is typically $175 Below are the specific costs depending on the type of complaint you will be filing.

The fees to serve any complaint ordered by a Philadelphia Court or any other Pennsylvania County Court to an address in Philadelphia is as follows:


 

SERVICE DESCRIPTION
SERVICE FEE
JURISDICTION OF SERVICE
JURISDICTION OF SERVICE:
Philadelphia County
 
 
 
Sheriff’s fee per defendant
$150
Philadelphia County
 
 
 
Per additonal defendants
$30
Philadelphia County
 
 
 
Mileage per address served
$25
Philadelphia County
 
 
 
JURISDICTION OF SERVICE:
Outside Of Philadelphia County Within Pennsylvania
Sheriff’s fee per defendant
$325
Outside Of Philadelphia County Within Pennsylvania
 
 
 
Per additonal defendants
$20
Outside Of Philadelphia County Within Pennsylvania
 
 
 
Mileage per address served
$25
Outside Of Philadelphia County Within Pennsylvania
 
 
 
JURISDICTION OF SERVICE:
Outside Of Pennsylvania Serving An Address In Philadelphia
Sheriff’s fee per defendant
$150
Outside Of Pennsylvania Serving An Address In Philadelphia
 
 
 
Per additonal defendants
$30
Outside Of Pennsylvania Serving An Address In Philadelphia
 
 
 
State Fee
$18
Outside Of Pennsylvania Serving An Address In Philadelphia
 
 
 
Affidavit Fee
$5
Outside Of Pennsylvania Serving An Address In Philadelphia
 
 
 

Fee Calculator

Use this form to calculate the fees necessary to have a Deputy Sheriff serve a court order.


Which document would you like a Deputy Sheriff to serve?


From which court was the document ordered?


How many different defendants does the court order need to be served to?


In total, how many different addresses will the document need to be served to?


How many of the total addresses counted above are outside of Philadelphia City limits?

Yes
No

Choose “Yes” if you require any additional documents (interrogatories) to be served.


Your fee is $

  • You can view an itemized list of individual costs below.
  • Please print out this form by clicking the button below. Submit this form, along with your court
    documents and payment, to the Sheriff’s office at the address listed above.
    Payment can be made with a US postal money order, cashier’s check, or attorney’s check made out to
    Office of Philadelphia Sheriff. Cash, personal checks or business checks will not be accepted.

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