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Benton County Sheriff's Office – Civil Division

About the Civil Division

The Civil Division receives legal documents that need served throughout Benton County. The Civil Division reviews the legal documents to ensure they have all required legal elements present (court seal, judge’s signature, required format, etc.). After the review process, the legal documents are processed to go out for service with the Patrol Division. Examples of court documents received for service are: Summons and Complaints, Summons and Petitions, Restraining Orders, Stalking Orders, Small Claims, Subpoenas, and a myriad of other types of court documents. Read more....

Civil Division Contacts

For civil-related questions, call Dean Barnes at 541-766-6814

Mailing Address:
Benton County Sheriff's Office
Attention: Civil Division
180 NW 5th Street
Corvallis, Oregon 97330

Physical Address:
Benton County Sheriff's Office
180 NW 5th Street
Corvallis, Oregon 97330

Phone: 541-766-6814
Fax: 541-766-6011
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed holidays)

Civil Fees

(ORS 21.300)

Garnishments (Delivery) $25
Notice process: summons, small claim, notice of restitution, subpoena, an order, petition, motion, etc. directed to not more than two persons at the same address for one court case is $36 (more than 2 people at one address = $20 per person)
- 1 person $36
- 2 persons/1 address $36
- 3 persons/1 address $60
- 4 persons/1 address $80
- 2 person/2 addresses $72
Eviction Enforcement (Writ of Execution of Judgment of Restitution). Please note
that ‘Et Al’ or ‘All Other Occupants’ counts as a party/tenant in all fees.
- 1 or 2 tenants/same address ($36 + $70) $106
- 3 tenants same address ($60 + $70) $130
- 4 tenants same address ($80 + $70) $150
Writ of Execution, Order of Assistance, Claim & Delivery, etc (May also
include standby time, postage and advertising fees)