SMALL CLAIM 

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A Small Claims Case is a lawsuit brought for the recovery of money damages, civil penalties, personal property, or other relief allowed by law. The claim can be for no more than $20,000, excluding statutory interest and Court costs, but including attorney fees, if any.

SMALL CLAIMS PROCEDURES & HOW TO START SUIT

Filing fee $51.00 - Delta County Service of Citation $80.00 per/citation to be served. 

If a service of citation needs to be served in another county or looking for other services visit the link below for all Sheriff and Constable Fees.


Sheriff and Constable Fees

SMALL CLAIM PETITION PACKET:

                                           

                                            FORMS INCLUDED:

                                            Civil Case Information Sheet

                                            Petition Small Claim 

                                            Service Member's Civil Relief Act Form

                                            Sworn Statement - Inability to Pay

                                            Defendant's Answer

 

Contact

Phone: 903/ 395-4400 ext. 232

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