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Circuit Court Records Division

The Clerk/Register of Deeds office is open by appointment only.

Vitals, Deeds, and Election appointments are at the Fillmore Administrative Building only. Please call 994-4531 to schedule an appointment.
Circuit Court Records appointments are at the Grand Haven Courthouse only. Please call 846-8315 to schedule an appointment.

Filing Fees

E-Filing Fee    $25.00
(to be paid with the filing fee for any new case; Ex. $150.00 + $25.00 = $175.00; $230 + $25 = $255.00)
Filing Fee for New Case $150.00
Filing Fee for New Divorce or New Custody Case $230.00
Jury Demand $85.00
Motion $20.00
Judgment/Post Judgment Order Re Support $40.00
Judgment/Post Judgment Order Re Custody or Parenting Time $80.00
Appeal to Circuit Court $150.00
Appeal to Court of Appeals $25.00
Writ of Garnishment or Execution $15.00
Judgment Debtor Subpoena $15.00
Certified Copies
*All copies of Judgments of Divorce must be certified.
$10.00 + $1.00 per page
Machine Copies $1.00 per page
Name/Background Searches $10.00 per name per 10 years

* Please be advised that personal checks are not accepted by the Circuit Court Records Division of the Ottawa County Clerk.