Civil Division

Court Cases

Circuit Court Civil Filing Fee Calculation

Cover Sheet for Filing Civil Actions 



Code of Virginia § 17.1-258.3. Electronic filing in civil or criminal proceedings.  Any clerk of circuit court with an electronic filing system established in accordance with the Rules of Supreme Court of Virginia may charge an additional $5 fee for every civil case initially filed by paper.

Effective February 1, 2018, there will be an additional $5.00 fee for all paper civil cases filed.