Appeals

Cowlitz County Clerk's Appeals Fee Schedule

Effective 7/24/2015

  • Fees to be charged to all cities, other counties, other states, unless specifically stated by statute.
  • Fees to be charged to all state agencies unless there is a specific statutory authority (98 Wn2d 606).
  • No statutory authority to NOT charge federal agencies except U.S. Immigration and V.A.
  • Fees to be paid in advance except for state and county (36.18.060). (Clerk's Office can voucher State & County).
TitleService ProvidedFee
RCW
Appeal From Administrative
Hearing Decision
Filing200.00
34.05.514
36.18.020(2)(c) 36.18.020(4)(b)
Judicial Surcharge*40.00

240.00
Appeal From Court of
Limited Jurisdiction – Civil case
Filing (to be paid at lower court)200.00
36.18.020(2)(b)
Judicial Surcharge*20.00
36.18.020(4)(a)

220.00

Appeal From Court of
Limited Jurisdiction – Criminal case
Filing (due upon Conviction or Plea of
Guilty, Failure to Prosecute Appeal, or
Upon Affirmance of a Conviction by a
Court of Limited Jurisdiction)
200.00
36.18.020(2)(h)
Clerk's PapersDesignation Reproduction.50 / page
36.18.016(21) RAP 9.7(a), 15.4(e)
Notice of Appeal to Appellate CourtFiling (payable to Cowlitz County Clerk - RAP 5.1(b))250.00
36.18.018(2) 36.18.018(4) 2.32.070
Judicial Surcharge*40.00

290.00
Petition For Review of a Court of
Appeals Decision Terminating Review
Filing200.00
2.32.070
Transmittal of Record /Exhibits
Actual Cost
RAP 9.8;15.4(e)