The Office of the Clerk of Superior Court is responsible for filing, processing, storing and retrieving civil records. The Office also manages appeal records to the Court of Appeals and Supreme Court of Georgia. The filing fee for most civil actions are $209.50, plus $50.00 per each Sheriff’s Entry of Service.

The Clerk of Superior Court handles a variety of Civil Actions, including but not limited to:

  • Divorce/Separation
  • Legitimation/Paternity
  • Child Custody/Visitation
  • Adoption
  • Garnishments
  • Suits
  • Foreign Judgments
  • Family Violence/Stalking Protective Order
  • Name Change
  • Habeas Corpus (Death Penalty and Non-Death)

*Forms of payment accepted are Cash, Check, Money Order or Visa/Mastercard/Discover*