A new electronic filing system (e-Filing) Technology Fee begins for the Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara on January 22, 2018.

Santa Clara County now charges a mandatory fee in the amount of $2.05 per e-filing transaction. In order to provide public access to electronically file court documents online, the Santa Clara Superior Court incurs technology development, maintenance and operational expenses. Pursuant to California Rules of Court, Rule 2.253 (b)(5), the Court may impose a fee for the costs of providing these services.

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