Small Claims

Small Claims

Small Claims suits may be brought for amounts in controversy not exceeding $7,500.00.  Small claims cases are set for hearing approximately 4-6 weeks after filing.  Evictions are set for hearing between 5 and 10 days after filing.  Filing fees are listed below:


Forcible Entry & Detainer (FED or eviction) less than $1,500.00

Filing Fee: $58.00 plus service

Forcible Entry & Detainer (FED or eviction) greater than $1,500.00

Filing Fee: $98.00 plus service

Indebtedness less than $1,500.00

Filing Fee: $58.00 plus service

Indebtedness greater than $1,500.00

Filing Fee: $163.00 plus service

*Filing fees must be paid at the time of filing.

Applicants should appear in court on your court date, whether or not the defendant has been served.  When your name is called, please inform the judge that you are there and whether you are the plaintiff or the defendant.

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Payne County Courthouse
606 S. Husband Street
Rooms 206 & 207
Stillwater, Oklahoma 74074

Phone: (405) 372-4774
E-Mail: [email protected]


    • Monday: 8a - 5p
    • Tuesday: 8a - 5p
    • Wednesday: 8a - 5p
    • Thursday: 8a - 5p
    • Friday: 8a - 5p
    • Sat & Sun: Closed

    • Holidays Excluded
    • Open During Lunch Hour