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Civil Process

Burleigh County Sheriff's Department Mileage Chart ($.56/mile)























Civil Fees Effective February 1, 2024


  • Service of Levy and Execution including Special Execution to one person, is $80.00 plus mileage (see mileage chart) and Subsequent service of same is an additional $30.00 plus mileage (see mileage chart).  Commission of $75 + 2% of the total collected (personal property - real property is only 1%).


  • Service of Summons, Civil Subpoena, Order of Repletion, any Notice of Court Order, Injunctional Order, Citations, Evictions, Notice of Hearing or other Mesne Process $30.00  plus mileage (see mileage chart).

One original and one copy or two copies of the paperwork to be served is required. We need one copy for each person/entity to be served and the original and/or copy to return with the affidavit of service.


  • Execution Sale (foreclosure) – When the plaintiff is the winning bidder, fees are as follows: $50 service of the Writ of Execution; $30 service of Notice of Sale; $75 County Commission; $75 Allowance to Sheriff on an Execution Sale for a total of $230.


  • Successful third-party bids on a foreclosure sale require payment in full within two hours in the form of cashier’s checks (amount to the plaintiff, sheriff’s fees, overage to the court)


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Burleigh County Sheriff's Dept
514 E Thayer Ave
Bismarck, ND 58501
Phone: (701) 222-6651

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