The fees charged by the Judicial Process Unit are in accordance with Florida law,  F.S.S. 30.231.
These fees are non-refundable.

Type of Process
Cost of Individualized Service
Summons(per person being served)/Garnishments
Subpoena/Orders, Notices, Evictions
Writ of Assistance
$40.00 Service
$90.00 Execution

Order of Bodily Attachment
Temporary Injunctions
Distress Writ
$40.00 Service
$90.00 Execution

Writ of Attachment
Writ of Replevin
Writ of Possession
Out-of-State Non-Enforceable Process
Child Custody Orders (any form)
$70.00 ($40.00 + $30 S.S.F)
Mental Health Exparte Order

The above fees apply to Alias or Pluries Documents as of July 1, 2009.
All papers received with insufficient fees attached will be returned to the sender.

Levy Deposits:
Minimum Cost Deposit for Business Equipment/Furniture
Mininum Cost Deposit for any vehicle, single craft, single/doubld wide mobile home, travel trailer and each additional craft
Minimum Cost Deposit for Stocks, Bonds, Jewelry, Real Estate, Depositions
Minimum Cost Deposit for Locksmith (Break Order is necessary)

Personal Property (i.e. Household Furnishings):
Deposit varies depending on quantity of items being levied. An inventory list will need to be seen by the Sales Coordinator, Corporal, or the Sergeant of the Enforceable Writs Section before an amount is determined.

Sheriff's Fees for Levying on Executions:


Docketing and Indexing

Prepare Advertisement



Bill of Sale/Deed
Levy Fee
Satisfaction of Judgement
Holding Sale
In-House Storage Fee

***There will be an additional fee of $40.00 per hour (or any portion thereof) for each Deputy Sheriff required to standby on the scene after the first hour. The hourly fee also applies to any special services.  The actual costs may be more or less.  Levy deposits are refundable after all costs are paid.

Please make checks out to the Orange County Sheriff's Office. 

Check and documents can be mailed to: 

Orange County Sheriff's Office
Att: Judicial Process Unit
P.O. Box 1440
Orlando, Fl 32802  

Please make sure to include your name, address, telephone number, email address, and any other pertinent contact information with your correspondence or request for process services.

You can conduct your business at the Judicial Process Unit
Monday - Friday between 8am - 5pm
425 North Orange Ave,  Suite 240
(Orange County Courthouse)
Orlando, FL 32801
Telephone:  407.836.4570


Special Process Servers
Process Server Information

For a listing of Special Process
Servers please call

How to Apply

Application Forms           

Renewal Application
Good Conduct Certificate


 Judicial Process News

Electronic Affidavit Processing
Self addressed/stamped eveolopes required 
for return of service