Filing Fees

ALL FEES DUE AT TIME OF FILING
Effective December 1, 2016

Type of Document Chapter Fee Comment
Abandonment (Rule 6007(b)) All $181  
Adversary Complaint including a Notice of Removal
All
 
 7
 
 
 
 7, 13
 
 11, 12
 
 
 
 
13
$350
 
 $350
 
 
 
 None
 
 $350
 
  
 
 
$350
When filed by a creditor or creditor's attorney.
 
When filed by trustee or attorney for trustee. Due at time of filing, unless trustee files notice that there are insufficient funds.
 
If filed by a Chapter 7 or 13 debtor or debtor's attorney.
 
When filed by debtor in possession, attorney for debtor in possession, trustee or attorney for trustee. Due at time of filing, unless a motion & order to defer payment is filed with the complaint.
 
If filed by trustee, but is paid from estate upon plan confirmation.
Amendment All $31
Amendment to Schedule D, E or F, or Adding a Creditor to the Mailing List.
Appeal/Cross Appeal All $298  
Appeal/Cross Appeal, Direct to 9th Circuit All $207 Direct Appeal to Circuit Court of Appeals - Fee Due Upon Acceptance from Circuit Court.
Archive Retrieval All $64 First box only.
Archive Retrieval All $39 Each additional box ordered.
CD of Hearing All $31 Per compact disc.
Certification of Document All $11 Due for a single document. Plus copy fees.
Claim Transfers All $25 Due for each claim transferred.
Computer Access to Court Database All 10¢ PACER access fee per page from Internet
Conversion to
11 to 7
 
12 to 7
 
13 to 7
 
12 to 13
 
 7 to 11
 
13 to 11
$15
 
$60
 
$25
 
$35
 
$922
 
$932
Due when a debtor files a Notice or Motion to Convert to Chapter 7 or when any other party files a Motion to Convert a case to Chapter 7.
 
 
 
 
  
Applies when a Chapter 7 or 13 converts to a Chapter 11 at the request of the debtor.
Copies All
50¢
 
10¢
Per page copied.
 
For paper copies of documents or dockets printed from the court’s counter computers. (This fee applies to agencies of the United States.)
Deconsolidation / Splitting of Jointly Filed Case
7
 
11
 
12
 
13
$335
 
$1,717
 
$275
 
$310
Fee is due when the motion is filed by joint debtor. 
No fee due if motion is filed by any other party.
Electronic Record Retrieval Fee All $19.90 Judiciary administrative fee and flat rate record pull charge
Electronic Record Retrieval Per Page Fee All
65¢
Federal Records Center (FRC) per page fee
Exemplification All $22 Exemplification of any document. Plus copy fees.
Filing/Indexing All $47
Filing/Indexing any paper in a case for which an initial filing fee was not paid.
Involuntary Petition
7
 
11
$335
 
$1,717
     
Limited Admission All   Not applicable
Motion for Sale of Property Free and Clear of Liens
All $181 (11 U.S.C. 363(f))
Motion to Lift, Vacate, or Modify Stay
All $181 (11 USC § 362(d))
Motion to Withdraw Reference
All $181 (11 USC § 157(d))
Motion to Redact All $25  
New Petition
7
 
9
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
15
$335
 
$1,717
 
$1,717
 
$275
 
$310
 
$1,717
(Foreign Proceeding)
Registration of Foreign Judgment
All
$46
 
Reopening
7
 
9
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
15
$260
 
$1,167
 
$1,167
 
$200
 
$235
 
$1,167
Fee equal to the filing fee in effect for commencing a new case on the date of opening (less the administrative fee), unless it is to file (1) a complaint to determine the dischargeability of a debt or (2) an action when a creditor is violating the discharge.
 
A motion to reopen by the debtor to file a personal financial management certificate and obtain a discharge, or to reopen a case to add a creditor, or to avoid a lien does incur the filing fee.
Returned Check All $53 Per NSF check returned.
Search Fee All $31 For each name or document searched.