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Fees for Service of Process

Please have all checks made payable to the “Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office”

Summons and Complaint

24.00 + mileage

Cover letters

2nd Defendant

20.00

Name of defendant, address for service, type of papers being served and best time for service if available. If possible, brief description of defendant.

Each Defendant Thereafter

16.00

 
 
 

Need an original Summons with 3 copies and a copy of the complaint for each person being served. (Plus 1 extra copy of the complaint for the Sheriff’s Office file)

 
 
 

 
 
 

Out of State Service

27.00 + mileage and a $5.00 Notary Fee

 
 
 

2nd Defendant

20.00

 
 
 

Each Defendant Thereafter

16.00

 
 
 

Same as above for copies

 
 
 

 
 
 

Writ of Possession, Writ of Attachment, Writ of Replevin*

50.00 + mileage

Original Writ with 3 copies

 

 

 

Warrant for Arrest

50.00 + mileage

Original Writ with 3 copies and 3 of order and full description of defendant with dob, ssn etc.

 

 

 

Wage Garnishments

50.00 + mileage

Cover Letter with address of the employer and social security number of defendant.

Need an original Writ with 2 copies and an endorsement page

 
 
 

 
 
 

General Writs*

50.00 + mileage

 
 
 

Need an original Writ with 2 copies, additional copies if more than one service and an endorsement page.

 
 
 

Cover letter with defendant name and address, if Bank Levy or Monies Due need account numbers and social security number.

Foreclosures

$1,000.00 deposit

Cover letter with name and address of defendant.

Need an Original Writ with 2 copies, Affidavit of Consideration, Endorsement to the Writ and a Concise description of the property.

 
 
 

 
 
 

Adjournment

$28.00 (Cash or Money Order)

 
 
 

Need a letter stating the reason for the adjournment, also it needs to be dated and signed by the defendant. The deadline is 11:59 a.m. on the day of the sale.

 
 
 

 
 
 

*ALL WRITS HAVE TO HAVE THE GOLD RAISED SEAL FOR ORIGINAL

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