Filing Fees1 - Effective 12/01/20
The Filing Fee schedule is for the payment of fees of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Southern District of California.
The Court does not accept personal checks or credit cards from debtors to pay filing fees. However, the Court does accept:
For more information, consult Administrative Procedure 1.10 - Fees.
The current fees for filing documents with the United States Bankruptcy Court - Southern District of California are as follows:
|Admission to Practice in the United States District Court
under U.S. District Court - Southern District of California
Civic Local Rule 83.3 (effective January 1, 2021)
|Practice Law District Court, Full Admission||$213.00|
|Pro Hac Vice Application (Effective date 3/1/21)||$213.00|
*Only one fee payable for joint petition by husband and wife
**If the appellant is the trustee or debtor-in-possession, the $293 Appellate docket fee shall be paid from the assets of the estate.
1 Issued in accordance with 28 U.S.C. §1930(b) and FRBP 1006
2 The Court collects the fee unless a party files a complaint to obtain a determination under Rule 4007(b); or when a debtor files a motion to reopen a case based on alleged violation of the terms of the discharge under 11 U.S.C. §524; or whether the reopening is to correct an administrative error.