Probate Court Fees

Williamsburg County Probate Court Fees

All fees are subject to change.

ServiceFee
 Accounting (Conservator / Guardian)  $10
Appointment of Special / Successor or Temporary Fiduciary$22.50
Certified Copy$5
Copies Per Sheet Added$0.30
Creditor’s Claim Fee$10
Demand for Notice $5
Exemplified / Authenticated Copy$20
Filing Will Only$10
Hearing Fee$150
Marriage Certificate$10
Marriage License$40
Petition / Order$15
Reopening Closed Estate$22.50 
Rule to Show Cause$150
Small Estate Affidavit$25


Court Cost

Based on the gross value of an estate or a conservatorship.

FromToCost
$0$5,000$25
$5,001$20,000$45
$20,001$60,000$67.50 
$60,001$100,000$95
$100,001$600,000$95 Plus 0.15%
$600,001$600,001 and Over$845 Plus 0.25% 


Probate Forms

Visit the South Carolina Judicial Branch website for probate forms.