Fees

5th District

If you are appearing telephonically, you must make your reservations on Court Call's website or by calling 1-866-582-6878. Currently, Court Call’s fees are $40 for the first 45 minutes and $7.50 for each additional 15-minute increment. Parties with Fee Waivers may participate in Court Call without paying any fees.
Copy of audio recording of oral argument (on compact disc) $20
Retrieval of records from Archives - per box (no search required for case number) $25
Retrieval of records from Archives - per box (search required - no case number) $50
Copies: Certified (per certificate) (Gov. Code 68930) $1
Copies: Per page - copied by COA staff $0.50

Copies: Per case/per transcript - An electronic copy of an existing electronic transcript can be duplicated with a court provided USB device (flash drive). Mailing of flash drive is included if requested. Fees are per case/per transcript, regardless of page length. 

$20
Effective January 11, 2016
Copies: Per document – An electronic copy of an existing electronic document can be sent via email (if 25 megabytes or less) or duplicated with a court provided USB device (flash drive). Mailing of flash drive is included if requested.
$10
Copies: Per Page - A paper copy of an electronic record or to make an electronic copy of a paper document by scanning the document. $0.15
Copies: Per page - customer using public copier $0.25

Fee Updates Effective July 1, 2018

Copies
Certified (per certificate) (Gov. Code 68930) $1
Opinion (if not a party, per opinion) $5
Electronic only - Per case/per transcript
Transmittal via email or mailing of flash drive
$20
$4
Copies of Documents
Electronic copy of electronic document
Transmittal via email or mailing of flash drive
$10
$4
Electronic copy of paper document
Transmittal via email or mailing of flash drive
$0.15 per page
$4
Paper copy of electronic document
Plus mailing – 1- 75 pages
76-100 pages
101+ pages
$0.15 per page
$4
$8
Actual mailing costs
Paper copy of paper document (Gov. Code 70627(a))
Plus mailing – 1- 75 pages
76-100 pages
101+ pages
$0.50 per page
$4
$8
Actual mailing costs
Customer using public copier $0.25

Filings In Court of Appeal

First document filed in a civil case by a party other than appellant/petitioner $390
Petitions for Writ of Mandate, Prohibition or Certiorari Gov. Code 68926) (there is no fee for filing a petition if the underlying matter is criminal or juvenile in nature) $775
Petitions for Writ of Review involving Agriculture Labor Relations Board (ALRB), Public Employees Relation Board (PERB), Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC), or Public Utilities Commission (PUC) cases $775
Petitions: for writs resulting from contempt proceedings, for writs of habeas corpus, for writs of supersedeas (if related notice of appeal has been filed), Petition to transfer (Rule 8.1006), or for writs of review in Workers Compensation Appeals Board cases No Fee
Copying opinions (if not a party to appeal; per opinion) $5

Filings In Superior Court

Notice or Motion to Appeal - Civil (Gov. Code 68926, 68926.1(b), 5.180) (for each notice of appeal & cross appeal) CRC 8.100(b) (Check made payable to Court of Appeal)

$775

Notice of Appeal - Criminal or Juvenile No Fee
Notice of Appeal in Conservatorship Proceeding (Rule 8.480) No Fee

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