Garland County Circuit Clerk  
 
Monday, May 22, 2017  
Filing Fees
Filing Fees
Court Fees
For initiating a cause of action in the circuit court (Civil, domestic, out of state judgments, process servers and all appeals)
Ark. Code Ann. §21-6-403(b)(1)
$165.00
For reopening a domestic cause of action in the circuit court
Ark. Code Ann. §21-6-403(b)(2)
$50.00


Recorder's Uniform Filing and Miscellaneous Fees
Deeds, Deeds of Trust, Mortgages, Release Deeds, Powers Of Attorney, Plats, Survey Plats, Notary Bonds, Performance Bonds, Foreign Judgments (within the State of Arkansas), Lis-Pendens, Medical Liens, Medical Releases, Mechanic’s and Materialmen’s Liens, Federal Tax Liens, Federal Tax Lien Releases, and any Recordable instruments except as otherwise described in this section. (See below for additional details)
Ark. Code Ann. §21-6-403(a)(1)(A). Act 615 of the Regular Session, 2007.
$15.00 $5.00 for every page subsequent to the first Note: a two-sided instrument counts as two pages.
Mortgage assignments, Mortgage Releases, and other instruments
Ark. Code Ann. §21-6-403(a)(1)(B). Act 615 of the Regular Session, 2007.
If a single document lists multiple instruments: A fee of $15.00 per additional instrument listed, not to exceed $300.00
Mortgagee’s or Trustee’s Notice of Default and Intention to Sell
Ark. Code Ann. §18-50-104.
$140.00 Plus recording fee of $15.00 for the first page (1) side only and $5.00 for each additional page.
Waiver of requirements of Ark. Code Ann. 14-15-402(b)(1) for good cause (at Recorder's discretion)
Ark. Code Ann. §21-6-403(a)(2). Act 615 of the Regular Session, 2007.
$25.00
Writs of Garnishment and Writs of Execution
Ark. Code Ann. §21-6-403(a)(1)(A). Act 328 of the Regular Session, 2007.
$20.00
Recordable Instrument Requirements:
Original instrument Notarized signature Tax statement return address on document Name of instrument preparer Revenue stamps on warranty deeds (if revenue changed hands) THE ARKANSAS TRANSFER TAX AFFIDAVIT STATEMENT MUST BE ON ANY DEED CONVEYING PROPERTY:
  I certify under penalty of false swearing that at least the legally correct amount of documentary stamps have been placed on this instrument. If none shown, exempt, or no consideration given.

Grantee or Agent
A self-addressed stamped envelope (if sending in by mail) Compliance with Standardized Form Act 757 of 2003 (Or refer to Ark. Code Ann. § 14-15-402)
 
Plat Requirements:
One (1) original instrument clearly legible including the legal description, subdivision name and signature of surveyor. If property is within one-mile radius of the city limits a stamp of approval from the City Planning Commission is required. If any roads leading to or inside the subdivision will be maintained by the County a stamp of approval from the County Judge is required.
 
Subdivision Plat $15.00
Performance Bond $15.00 $5.00 for every page subsequent to the first Note: a two-sided instrument counts as two pages.
Transcript Judgment Release $6.00
State Tax Liens $8.00
Financing Statement and Termination Statement $12.00
Continuation Fee, Assignment Fee, or Amendment Fee $6.00 each
Financing Statements (filed before July 28, 1995) and are now needing to be released with a Termination Statement $6.00
Certificate of Assessment or any other instrument not specified $8.00
Authentication of a Court Document or Court Record $2.50
(plus copy cost)
Certification of a Court Document $.50
(plus copy cost)
Copy of a document 25¢
Summons/Subpoenas (Refer to Ark. Code Ann. §21-6-402) $2.50
DD2-14 forms No charge