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Annapolis, Maryland 21401


Pursuant to Chapter 488 of the 2015 Laws of Maryland, effective July 1, 2015, the cost to file proceedings in Maryland courts will increase as follows:

  • Court of Appeals and Court of Special Appeals -- $11 per case
  • Circuit Courts – $30 for initial filings and $6 to file modifications to existing civil filings, subject to the fee schedule
  • District Court – $3 for summary ejectment cases, $6 for civil small claims, and $8 for all other civil cases


Please review the revised, comprehensive listing of all new costs for all courts at




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