Fees


 Type of Fee
 Cost
Service of Process Fee
$35 + mileage (#2)
Service Attempted / Not Found
$35 + mileage (#2)
Mileage (round trip from Fergus Falls)
$ .45 cents per mile (#1)
Request for Process Returned
$30 + mileage
Mortgage Foreclosure Sales
$75
Filing of Redemption Documents
$20
Notice of Intent to Redeem
$100
Redemption of Property (Recorded Fee Holder)
1% to Max. $250
Redemption of Property (all others)
1% to Max. $250
Sheriff Sales
$50 + mileage
Commission on unusual real estate sales
4% of bid
Posting 3 Sale notices
$35 + mileage
Report of Sale & Certificate
$20
Writ of Execution Commission Fee  (#2)
Writ of Execution Returned Wholly Unsatisfied
$25 + mileage
Evictions
hourly deputy time
+ mileage
Domestic Abuse Protection Orders
No Charge
Harassment Restraining Orders
No Charge (#4)
Replevin
$75 + mileage + hourly deputy time if more than 1 hour

Securing Property on Seizures
Type of Fee
 Cost
Writ of Attachments
$30 + mileage + hourly deputy time if
more than 1 hour
Writ of Executions
hourly deputy time
Writ of Restitution
hourly deputy time
Assisting Petitioner / Respondent with separation of
property per final divorce decrees
hourly deputy time + mileage

Notes
#1: Automatic increase to $.50 per mile if retail gas prices rise above $1.50 per gallon or $.55 per mile if prices rise above $2 per gallon; $.60 per mile if prices rise above $2.50 per gallon; $.65 per mile if prices rise above $3 per gallon (and to keep adding an additional $.05 per mile with each additional $.50 per gallon).

#2: If priority service is requested, meaning within 4 hours of receipt at the Sheriff's Office, requester MAY BE required to pay 1 hour deputy time, plus regular fees.

#3: 6% of gross amount collected, or 6% of settlement occurring after the Sheriff's Office has taken any action on the Writ of Execution

#4: Will be charged $30 + mileage if legislature amends statute to allow Sheriff service fees.

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