Ripley County Clerk
Hours: 8:00-4:00 Monday - Friday Phone: 812-689-6115 Fax: 812-689-6000
Located on the second floor of the courthouse
Ripley County Courthouse
115 N. Main Street
P.O. Box 177
Versailles, IN 47042
|COURT FILING FEES AS OF JULY 1, 2021
Small Claims Cases...$97
Probate (Guardianship) Cases...$177
Juvenile Paternity Cases...$196
Adoption Cases...$157 (Plus a separate $70 check made out to Indiana Department of Health)
Record of Adoption...$10 if born in Indiana. All states vary. Check made out to Indiana Dept of Health
Infraction/Ordinance Violation Cases...$135
Pretrial Diversion Program for one year...$355.50(driving offense) $355.00 (non-driving offense)
Deferral Program...$192.50 (driving offense) $192 (non-driving offense)
Child Restraint Violations...$25
Additional fees that may apply:
Sheriff Service post judgment...$28
Additional defendant named other than the first $10
$10 per small claim garnishee defendant in excess of 3
Certification of Copies...$3
All copies of court cases, marriage records and divorce decrees are $1 per page.
Other fees may apply according to the amount of research. All information dated before 1965 is located in the Ripley County Historical Society building. You may contact them at 812-689-3031 for additional assistance.
FEE....$25 OUT OF STATE....$65
Certified Copies of Marriage License are $4 each
NOTE: This is a process to start the application. This does NOT issue the marriage license. Please note that both you and your future spouse are still required to complete your application and obtain your marriage license at the clerk's office. The marriage license fee is due at that time.
We are not able to accept debit or credit cards. We accept cash, money order or personal check.
Visit www.doxpop.com to access information regarding non-confidential court cases. A fee may apply.
YOU MAY INQUIRE ABOUT CHILD SUPPORT PAYMENTS AFTER 2:00PM DUE TO MAIL PROCESSING.
ISETS Kids Line - This is a new voice response system for participants whose child support payments are processed through the Indiana Support Enforcement Tracking System 1-800-840-8757
ANNUAL SUPPORT AND MAINTENANCE DOCKET FEE IS $55 DUE BY JANUARY 31ST OF EACH YEAR.
WE ARE NOT PERMITTED TO GIVE LEGAL ADVICE
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Last Updated 9/12/17
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