Returned Check Charges

Rates, Fees, and Charges Index

Returned Check Charges:

There is hereby adopted a service fee in the amount of Twenty-five Dollars ($25.00) if the face value does not exceed Fifty Dollars ($50.00), Thirty Dollars ($30.00) if the face value exceeds Fifty Dollars ($50.00) but does not exceed Three Hundred dollars ($300.00), Forty Dollars ($40.00) if the face value exceeds Three Hundred Dollars ($300.00), or five percent (5%) of the face amount of the check, draft, or order, whichever is greater, for the collection of a dishonored check, draft, or other order for the payment of money to a County official or agency. This service fee shall be in addition to all other penalties imposed by law, and the proceeds from this fee shall be retained by the County.​​