Cost to Hire a Process Server - Rates & Fees
Suffolk & Nassau - Long Island, NY

Make Your Case File Look Great With a Properly Prepared Affidavit of Service From Island Process Service
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  • Personal Service..... $95
    (Serving only to the named individual)
    Family Court Documents, Divorce Notices, Surrogate Citations, etc.
    • 1st attempt within 3 days. Includes 4 total attempts, if needed.
    • Includes a notarized affidavit of service sent by email and first class mail.
    • Add $25 to file your affidavit at any Long Island courthouse.

  • Landlord-Tenant Service..... $80-100
    Eviction Notices: Terminate or Vacate ($80), Notice of Petition ($100)

    • 1st attempt within 3 days.
    • Notice of Petition price includes filing your notarized affidavit of service at the courthouse.
    • Includes all necessary first class and certified mailings.
    • Add $20 for each additional recipient.

  • Routine Service..... $75
    (Serving an individual at a residence or business)
    Summonses, Subpoenas, etc.
    • 1st attempt within 3 days. Includes 4 total attempts, if needed.
    • Includes a notarized affidavit of service sent by email and first class mail.
    • Includes all necessary mailings.
    • Add $15 for each additional recipient attempted at the same address.
    • Add $25 to file your affidavit at any Long Island courthouse.

  • Corporate Service..... $60
    (Serving a corporation at a business address)
    Summonses, Subpoenas, etc.
    • 1st attempt within 3 days. Includes 3 total attempts, if needed.
    • Includes a notarized affidavit of service sent by email and first class mail.
    • Add $15 for each additional recipient attempted at the same address.
    • Add $25 to file your affidavit at any Long Island courthouse.

  • NY Secretary of State..... $60 + $40 state fee
    (They accept on behalf of NY corporations)
    • Served in Albany within 6 to 8 days.
    • Includes a notarized affidavit of service sent by email and first class mail within 2 to 3 weeks.
    • Add $30 + the $40 state fee for each additional corporation served.
    • Add $25 to file your affidavit at any Long Island courthouse.

    24-hour Rush..... Add $50

    Service East of Riverhead, NY..... Add $35

    NYS DMV Database Searches, etc...... Add $25
    • Registration and license plate searches to confirm a recipient’s service address.
    • USPS address confirmation and PO Box owner information requests.
    • No charge for basic address searches and skip-traces, as needed.

    Print/Copy..... Add 10¢ per page
    (First 200 pages are free)

    NAPPS & NYSPPSA Members..... Please call or email

Cost for Court Filing - Rates & Fees
Suffolk & Nassau - Long Island, NY

Your Important Legal Papers, Filed Promptly and Properly, With No Hidden Fees
  • Affidavit Filing - With Process Service..... Add $25
  • Index # Purchase - With Process Service..... Add $30
  • Index # Purchase or Affidavit Filing - Without Process Service..... $50
    • Same rate to file any legal document at all Long Island courthouses and clerk’s offices.
    • Completed within 3 business days.
    • Filed documents returned via email and first class mail.
    • Index # purchases require an original document and a separate check for NY Court Filing Fees.

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Mailing Address & Business Hours

Island Process Service
1614 5th Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706
(631) 647-7663
Call Monday to Friday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Email Anytime
service@islandprocess.com