Phone: 239-477-1000
Emergency: 911
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FAQs

Question:

What are the Sheriff's fees for serving Civil Process?

Answer:

Fees for serving Civil Process are shown in the following table:

Service Fee
Notice to Appear/Small Claims Summons $40
Order/Notice $40
Order to Show Cause $40
Summons – Divorce $40
Summons – 5-day Eviction/5- & 20-day Eviction $40
Summons - Lawsuit $40
Summons – Show Cause $40
Summons – Replevin $40
Subpoena $40
Tax Deed Notice $40
Writ of Garnishment $40
Writ of Attachment $90
Writ of Possession $90
Writ of Replevin $90
Order of Commitment $90
Serving Civil Documents Issued Outside of the State

$80

Form(s) of Payment Accepted:

  • Business Check: Payable to Lee County Sheriff Office (no personal checks accepted)
  • Cashier's Check
  • Money Orders
  • Cash (exact amount necessary only / we do not provide change)