Service Fees

Charged by the Constables and Sheriff of Williamson County Effective January 1, 2023.

ServiceCost of Service
Citation, Justice, County, District, Probate, Forcible Entry and Detainer (Including by Publication)$80
Subpoena (Civil)$80
Summons (Civil)$80
Writ of possession (see Note 2)$200
Precept$150
Writ of Execution and Order of Sale (see Note 1)$200
Turn over order (see Note 2)$150
Posting Notice$30
Notice$80
Protective Order (charged to the respondent)$150
Writ of Attachment (see Note 2)$200
Writ of Sequestration (see Note 2)$200
Writ of Re-entry (see Note 2)$200
Writ of Garnishment$150
Writ of Retrieval / Order of Retrieval (see Note 2)$200
Distress Warrant$200
Tax Warrant$150
Injunction and Temporary Restraining Order (see Note 2)$150
Interrogatories (see Note 2)$150
Civil Show Cause and Notice of Hearing$150
Executing Bill of Sale / Deed$30
All other writs (see Note 2)$200
Fingerprints$5
Accident Report$6
Character Letter$6
Alarms$25
Dangerous Dog Registration (annually)$150

Notes:

  • Note 1: County commission due based on percent of monies collected: 10 percent up to and including $20,000 & 4 percent of amounts over $20,000 and Cancelation Fee $500.00 – Writ of Execution & Order of Sale (Excludes Tax Writs & Tax Foreclosure Order of Sale) with Judgment creditors direction to withhold or release levy, withhold collection, cancel, or recall without collection of judgment and cost shall include all cost incurred and cancelation fee.
  • Note 2: For Writs and Orders served which exceed two hours, an additional fee of $75/hour/deputy is required to perform service. If ordered by the court to transport to or from out of county Court of Jurisdiction, a fee per hour, per officer, plus mileage at IRS allowable rate, plus lodging costs.