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Application to Sue or Defend as an Indigent Person (735 ILCS 5/5-105)


Anyone requiring the waiver of fees in the Law Division must complete the Application for Waiver of Court Fees form and present it to Law Division's Presiding Judge.

When: 11:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m., Monday through Friday, excluding Court Holidays 

Where: Law Division's Presiding Judge's Courtroom, Room 2005

Required Documents: For those filing a lawsuit, a copy of the lawsuit and a completed Application for Waiver of Court Fees form. For those answering a lawsuit, an Appearance form (CCL0530) and completed Application for Waiver of Court Fees form.