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The addition of a $15.00 fee for alternative dispute resolution to all civil and probate cases filed (with the exception of condemnation/eminent domain and mental health cases) was approved by the Liberty County commissioners court on April 27, 2021. The fees are effective beginning May 1, 2021. The changes to the fee schedule are posted below.

The addition of the County Clerk archive fee to the fee schedule has increased the cost of filing deeds by $10.00 for the first page. It is now $26.00 for the first page and $4.00 for each additional page. Any deeds received with insufficient payment will be returned with a request for proper payment. other fees have increased as well with the new fee.

Please verify the fees in the schedule below before mailing in your payment. 

With the passage of Senate Bill 41 by the Texas Legislature in 2021, most civil and probate filing fees have increased. Please check the fee sheet listed below before submitting a case. For more information on Senate Bill 41, click here.

Click the links below for information on the filing fees for recording

  • Official Public Records

  • Marriage Licenses, other Vital Records

  • Copies and certified copies

  • Probate cases

  • Guardianship cases

  • Civil Actions, and related matters

2024 filing fees

2023 filing fees


County Clerk Archive Fee Notice


Liberty County 2022 filing fees (with S.B. 41 changes)

2021 filing fees with May 1, 2021 changes

2021 filing fees

2020 filing fees

2019 filing fees

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