Formal Civil Actions

Civil Actions

Civil actions are brought forth in a more formal process than a Small Claims Action. Additionally, you are able to file a claim which exceeds the maximum amount of a claim in a Small Claims Action.

Fines & Fees

The following amounts are due on the commencement of any civil action or proceeding:

Amount of SuitFee to Court
Sum claimed does not exceed $2,500.00$51
Sum claimed is $2,500.01 to $5,000.00$101
Sum claimed is $5,000.01 to $10,000.00$176
Sum claimed is $10,000.01 to $15,000.00$251
Civil action for Unlawful Detainer pursuant to NRS 40.290 to  40.420, Inclusive, in which a Notice to Quit was served pursuant to NRS 40.255

*The court does not provide any fillable documents for a Civil Action. All documents are made by the parties or for the parties by and through their attorneys. If you are a Defendant in a civil suit and you would like to contest the Complaint, you may file an Answer with the court. The filing fee is $51.00 and answers must be in the same format as the Complaint.