To file a garnishment proceeding to collect a civil or small claims judgment, the following forms must be completed and assembled in the order listed below at the time of filing:

Notice of Court Proceeding to Collect Debt

Can be filed by the judgment creditor after obtaining a judgment. A judgment creditor mails this form to the judgment debtor by certified mail and ordinary mail fifteen (15) days prior to filing the wage garnishment form with the court.

1 copy plus proof of certified mailing

 

Affidavit, Order and Notice of Garnishment and Answer of Employer

(Other than personal earnings)

Original plus 4 copies and 1 copy of The Employer’s Guide to Processing Continuous Orders of Garnishment must accompany the filing.

 Affidavit, Order and Notice of Garnishment and Answer of Employer

(personal earnings)

Original plus 4 copies and 1 copy of The Employer’s Guide to Processing Continuous Orders of Garnishment must accompany the filing.

 Notice to Judgment Debtor

Original plus 2 copies 

Interim Report and Answer of Employer

Original plus 1 copy 

Final Report and Answer of Employer

Original plus 1 copy 

 Request for Hearing

Original plus 2 copies

Filing cost for garnishment: $150.00 

Discharge of Garnishee

Used to notify the employer to cease garnishment of debtor’s wages.

Original plus 1 copy