Sheriffs' & Constables' Fees – 2005
|Writ of Attachment||$ 60.00|
|Writ of Garnishment||$ 75.00|
|Writ of Sequestration||$ 60.00|
|Writ of Possession||$ 125.00|
|Forcible (Eviction)||$ 50.00|
|Small Claims Citation||$ 50.00|
|Other Service Fees:|
|Deposition Subpoena||$ 50.00|
|Citation by Posting||$ 50.00|
|Delivery Bond||$ 15.00|
|Replevy Bond||$ 15.00|
|Habeas Corpus||$ 60.00|
|Show Cause||$ 50.00|
|Restraining Order||$ 60.00|
|Temporary Restraining Order||$ 60.00|
|Summons and Complaint||$ 50.00|
|Trustee Sale Posting (each)||$ 15.00|
|Constable Sale Posting (each)||$ 15.00|
|Deed or Bill of Sale (each)||$ 25.00|
|Any Other Writ||$ 60.00|
|Tax Suit (Harris County)||$ 60.00|
|Tax Suit (out of county)||$ 60.00|
|Scire Facias||$ 60.00|
|Distress Warrant||$ 60.00|
|Execution and Order of Sale||$ 60.00|
| Constable's commission on an Execution or an Order of Sale,
in addition to the fees above, when the same is made by a sale:
for the first $100.00 or less is 10 percent
for the second $100.00 is 7 percent
for all sums over $200.00 and not exceeding $1,000.00 is 4 percent
for all sums over $1,000.00 and not exceeding $5,000.00 is 2 percent
for all sums over $5,000.00 is 1 percent
When the money is collected by the constable without a sale,
half of the above commission shall be allowed.
Tax sales held are not subject to any additional commission.
|Tax Sale-Sold or Cancelled||$ 400.00|
| The fee described as tax sale - sold or cancelled shall include fees
and commissions necessary to effectuate a sale (including all
required notices, constable sale posting, preparation of tax deed
(additional tax deeds will be charged at a rate of $25.00, each for
preparation and/or review), and execution and order of sale fees, if any),
regardless of whether the sale takes place or is cancelled.
|Tax Warrant||$ 400.00|
| *Out of County and Mental patient transportation fees can be located
at our Web site:www.co.harris.tx.us/constable/.
|*Checks for service should be made payable to Constables of Harris County.|
| *For service of process out of Harris County, the above fees along with the
fee schedule titled "Harris County Constables Expense For
Out of the County Process/Writ of Attachment effective January 1, 2005"
shall be combined.
|Tax Resale - Sold or Cancelled||$ 200.00|
|Address: Constable Precinct 1, P.O. Box 52578,
Houston, Texas 77052-2578, phone 713-755-6411.