Justice Court

Justice Court Fees

NOTICE: Court Hearings

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, the Justice Court is holding all hearings by video conference, until further notice. You will receive an email with a video conference invite in order to attend. At some future date, all hearings will revert back to in-person attendance. This information will change weekly, so please check this page before your hearing date.

Forms: If this is your first appearance on your case, it will be necessary to fill out a Rights Form (En Español) and Right to Counsel (En Español) form and submit to justice.court@washco.utah.gov before your hearing can be held. Criminal/Traffic Forms available here.

NOTE: First appearances on domestic violence charges are still in-person.

Court Hearings for these weeks are being held by video conference:

  • June 1st to June 5th, 2020
  • June 8th to June 12th, 2020

For additional information, check the court calendars to verify your upcoming court date. Use the search feature to search for your name. Or, call the court at (435) 634-5728, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. You may also email us at justice.court@washco.utah.gov


On May 18, 2020, the Justice Court will resume fingerprinting services for the following ONLY:

  • Book and Release Orders
  • Health Department Fingerprinting
  • Four fingerprint Forms

The hours are Monday through Thursday, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. We are closed on all federal and state holidays.

Photocopies $0.25 per page
(b/w 8.5″ x 11″)
Certified Copies $4.00 per document
  Additional Charge $0.50 per page
Staff Time Over 15 minutes
  Clerical Assistant $15.00
  Senior Clerical $21.00
Expungement $135.00
  (Plus 6 certified copies) $36.00
Small Claims
  Claims under $2,000 $60.00
 
Counter-claim
$50.00
  Claims $2,001 – $7,500 $100.00
 
Counter-claim
$70.00
  Claims $7,501 – $10,000 $185.00
 
Counter-claim
$120.00
Fingerprinting
  10-Finger Print Cards (x2)
and/or Electronic Submission to BCI
$20.00
  Each Additional Card (after the initial 2) $1.00
  Four-Finger Press Application $10.00
  Court Order Book and Releaes No Charge
Other Fees
  Garnishment $50.00
  Garnishee Fee $25.00/Wage | $10.00/Non-Wage
  Small Claims Appeal Fee $235.00
($10 to Justice Court & $225 to District Court)
  Exemplified Copy Fee $0.50 per page
$6.00 per document
Copy of Court Recording $10.00 includes up to first 15 minutes of clerical time & CD
(Must fill out GRAMA REQUEST)
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