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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois
 

Chancery Division Filing Fees

Last Update - January 2008 

Adoption

Case TypeFiling Fee
Adoption$65.00

Chancery (CH)

Case TypeFiling Fee
Accounting$290.00
Acts Relating to Corporations$290.00
Complaint in Equity$290.00
Complaints for Contributions$290.00
Construction of Inter Vivos Trust$290.00
Construction of Testamentary Trust used after Probate case has been disposed$290.00
Creditor's Complaint$290.00
Dower$290.00
Foreclosure of Security Interest in Personal Property$290.00
Foreclosure on Condominium Assessment$290.00
Injunction (Except in Tax and Divorce Cases)$290.00
Interpleader$290.00
Mechanics Lien Foreclosure$290.00
Miscellaneous Chancery Classification$290.00
Mortgage Foreclosure-Commercial$290.00
Mortgage Foreclosure-Residential$340.00
Partition$290.00
Partnership Dissolution$290.00
Quiet Title$290.00
Redemption in Equity$290.00
Receivership$290.00
Recision$290.00
Setting Aside a Deed$290.00
Specific Performance$290.00
Structured Financial Settlement$290.00
Trust Administration$290.00
Uniform Gifts to Minor Act$290.00

Inheritance Tax (IT)

Case TypeFiling Fee
Inheritance Tax Without Administration$290.00
Inheritance Tax With Administration$290.00

Municipal Corporation (MC) 

Case TypeFiling Fee
Consolidation or merging two or more Municipal Corporations into New Municipal CorporationNo Fee Required
Miscellaneous$290.00
Petition for the creation of a drainage district$290.00
Petition to Annex property to an Existing Municipal Corporation by Ordinance$115.00
Petition to Annex property to an Existing Municipal Corporation$290.00
Petition to change form of Government$290.00
Petition to Dissolve a Municipal Corporation$290.00
Petition to Disconnect from an Existing Municipal Corporation$290.00
Petition to Hold Emergency Referendum$290.00
Petition to Organize a Municipal Corporation$290.00
Petition to Prevent Disconnection$290.00

Mental Health (MH) 

Case TypeFiling Fee
Petition for Hospitalization$150.00
Petition for Discharge$150.00
Petition for Restoration$150.00
Authorization for Emergency Medical or Dental Treatment$150.00
Miscellaneous$150.00

Miscellaneous Remedy (MR) 

Case TypeFiling Fee
Abatement of Nuisance$290.00
Administrative Civil Search Warrant(No fee required if filed by a government agency)
Administrative Review of a decision of an agency other than a Tax Commission$277.00
Administrative Review - Workers' Compensation$277.00
Administrative Review - Unemployment CompensationNo fee required if filed by a government agency
Asset Forfeiture Assets Seized as a Result of a Criminal Arrest $290.00
Assurance of Voluntary Compliance Agreement with Attorney General IL. Admin. Code Title 14 Sub B Chapter 11, Section 450.30No fee required if filed by a government agency 
Attachment (Original Action) $290.00
Burnt Records$290.00
Car Forfeiture$290.00
Certiorari$290.00
Change of Name$290.00
Declaratory Judgment$290.00
Demolition $290.00
Dissolution of a Corporation $290.00
Electronic Eavesdropping AuthorizationNo fee required if filed by a government agency
Election Contest / Election matters$290.00
Election Judges - AppointmentNo Fee Required
Election Results Certification No fee required if filed by a government agency
Escheat$290.00
ExtraditionNo fee required if filed by a government agency
Forfeiture of Seized Property$290.00
Fugitive From JusticeNo Fee Required
Gasoline Storage Act 430 ILCS 15/0.01 ($217.00 Grand Jury Investigation No fee required if filed by a government agency
Habeas Corpus - No Other Civil or Criminal Case Filed$225.00
Issuance of Subpoena for Deposition for Case in Another State$290.00
Juvenile Reimbursement (No Fee Required) Mandamus$290.00
Miscellaneous Classification $290.00
Ne Exeat (Original Action)$290.00
Petition for Appointment of a Special State's Attorney $290.00
Petition for Order Authorizing use of Dialed Recording DevicesNo fee required if filed by a government agency
Prohibition$290.00
Quo Warranto$290.00
Registration of a Foreign Decree (Divorce)$290.00
Registration of Foreign Judgment (Money)$290.00
Registration of Domestic Relations Judgment from the Illinois Courts$290.00
Registration of Money Judgment from Illinois Courts$290.00
Registration of a Foreign Money Judgment under $250.00$115.00
Registration of a Foreign Money Judgment $250.01 to $500.00$140.00
Registration of a Foreign Money Judgment $500.01 to $2,500.00$200.00
Registration of a Foreign Money Judgment $2,500.01 to $5,000.00$200.00
Registration of a Foreign Money Judgment $5,000.01 to $15,000.00 $250.00
Registration of a Foreign Money Judgment over $15,000.00$290.00
Registration of Illinois Money Judgment under $250.00$115.00
Registration of Illinois Money Judgment Court $250.01 to $1,00.00$140.00
Registration of Illinois Money Judgment $1,00.01 to $2,500.00$150.00
Registration of Illinois Money Judgment $2,500.01 to $5,000.00$200.00
Registration of Illinois Money Judgment $5,000.01 to $15,000.00  $250.00
Registration of Illinois Money Judgment over $15,000.00$290.00
Registry of Out of State Custody Orders$290.00
Registry of Out of State Support Orders No fee required if filed by a government agency
Rendition$280.00 (No fee required if filed by a government agency)
Revival of Judgment by Scire Facias $290.00
Sexual Transmitted Disease CaseNo fee required if filed by a government agency
Sexually Violent Persons Commitment ProceedingNo fee required if filed by a government agency
Sexual Exploitation in Psychotherapy Mental Health ActNo fee required if filed by a government agency
Surety Renewal$290.00

Probate (P) 

Case TypeFiling Fee
Administration of Minor's Estate Settlement of Case under $5,000.00$140.00
Administration of Minor's Estate Settlement of Case over $5,000.00$175.00
Administration of an estate to collect$170.00
Construction of Will$290.00
Estate of a Decedent who Died Intestate$380.00
Estate of a Decedent who Died Testate$380.00
Estate of a Missing Person$380.00
Guardianship of a Disabled Person$180.00
Guardianship of Disabled Person's Estate Under $15,000.00$140.00
Guardianship of Disabled Person's Estate Over $15,000.00$205.00
Guardianship of Disabled Person & Estate Under $15,000.00$140.00
Guardianship of Disabled Person & Estate Over $15,000.00$205.00
Guardianship of Minor Person & Estate Under $15,000.00$140.00
Guardianship of Minor Person & Estate Over $15,000.00$205.00
Guardianship of Minor's Estate Under $15,000.00$140.00
Guardianship of Minor's Estate Over $15,000.00$205.00
Guardianship of the Minor Person$180.00
Juvenile Guardianship for Abused or Neglected Minors (DCFS only)$290.00
Letters of Office for Special Administration$140.00
Miscellaneous Probate Matter$290.00
Proof of Heirship without Administration$140.00
Small Estates$205.00
Will Admitted to Probate without Administration$170.00
Will Contest$290.00

Tax (TX) 

Case TypeFiling Fee
Abatement of Personal Property Tax$290.00
Annual Tax Sale$150.00
Correction of Tax Record$290.00
Drainage Assessment$290.00
Foreclosure or Lien for Special Assessment$290.00
Illinois Income Tax$290.00
Issuance of Duplicate Tax Sale Certificate$290.00
Miscellaneous$290.00
Petition for Tax Deed$350.00
Petition for Tax Refund$290.00
Recovery of Delinquent Personal Property Tax Over $15,000.00 $290.00
Recovery of Delinquent Personal Property Tax Under $15,000.00 $200.00
Review of Decision of Tax Commission$277.00
Retailer's Occupational Tax$290.00
Sale in Error$290.00
Special Assessment$290.00
Scavenger Tax SaleNo Fee Required
Suite to Restrain Collection of Special Assessment or to Change Special Assessment$290.00
Tax Foreclosure$290.00
Tax Injunction$290.00
Tax Objection Based on Assessment$150.00
Tax Objection Based on Exemption effective 1997$150.00
Tax Objection Based on Tax Rate$150.00