We accept the following forms of payment: Cash, check, credit card, debit card, electronic wallet, and online payment.  Payment is expected at the point of sale.  Constable payments are expected within 30 days of the invoice date.  We cannot accept offsite payments except by check in hand, please otherwise pay at our office, online, or by phone.  No redoes, all sales are final.  Sale subject to credit approval, sale may be cancelled refused or voided at any time for legal reasons or declined credit.  

  • Standard Notarial Act Hours

    • Standard Notarial Act Hours (OPEN 24/7)

  • Rates Based on Time**

    • Workweek Standard Notary (9 am-4 pm) 

      • Rate: $12.99 for each notarial act 

    • Flexible Hours Notary (4 pm-6 pm)

      • Rate: $19.99 for each notarial act

    • Late Evening Notary (6 pm-9 pm) 

      • Rate: $32.99 for each notarial act

    • Late Night Notary (9 pm-9 am) and Holiday Notary 

      • Rate: $51.99 for each notarial act

    • Weekend Notary

      • Rate: $38.99 for each notarial act

** Minimum Order $59.99.  Referrals can be made in cases of indigency or bankruptcy.

** You may choose a jurat, acknowledgment, signature witnessing, or copy certification stamp.  Jurats and acknowledgments can only be stamped if they are done with the oath, affirmation, or verbal acknowledgment they mention in their wording.

  • Postings
    • For notifying town meetings or for other purposes,
      • Rate: $103/h + $5/copy served 
    • For service of an original summons, trustee process, subpoena or scire facias, either by reading it or by leaving a copy thereof,

      • Rate: $103/h + $20 for each defendant upon whom service is made

  • Eviction 
    • For serving a writ of seisin or possession in a real action,

      • Rate: $103/h + $15 for each parcel

    • For serving an execution upon a judgment for partition or for assignment of dower or curtesy,

      • Rate:  $103/h plus $2 per day

    • For a special attachment of real estate 

      • Rate: $103/h + $10 additional for each person against whom an attachment is made;

    • For custody of property 

      • Rate: $10 a day

    • For the custody of personal property attached, replevied, or taken on execution 

      • Rate: $20/day for not longer than 10 days

  • Repo, Debt, Bail, Taxes, Child Support
    • For an attachment on mesne process of land or of any leasehold estate,

      • Rate: $103/h plus $20 for each defendant against whom an attachment is made

    • For a special attachment of real estate

      • Rate: $103/h plus $10 additional for each person against whom an attachment is made

    • Attaching personal property or arresting the body 

      • Rate: $103/h plus $2 for each defendant upon whom the writ is so served

    • For preparing and serving notice of sale 

      • Rate: $50 

    • For posting notices of sale

      • Rate: $103/h plus $20

    • For the sale of land or of any leasehold estate 

      • Rate: $103/h plus $20

    • For preparing, executing, and acknowledging deed 

      • Rate: $103/h plus $25

    • For service of a copy of notice to appoint appraisers,

      • Rate: $103/h plus $8 for each person upon whom service is made;

    • For attendance upon and swearing appraisers

      • Rate: $103/h plus $10

    • For preparing and posting notice of a proposed sale,

      • Rate: $103/h plus $10

    • For custody of property 

      • Rate: $10 a day

    • For each adjournment of sale of real or personal property 

      • Rate: poundage may be charged as hereinafter provided or $10

    • For seizure of property for the service of a writ of replevin

      • Rate: $10 for each defendant

    • Securing and swearing appraisers for the service of a writ of replevin

      • Rate: $103/h plus $4

    • Examining and approving sureties for the service of a writ of replevin

      • Rate: $103/h plus $5

    • Delivery of property replevied for the service of a writ of replevin

      • Rate: $103/h plus $5 for each service, $5 for each copy

  • In-Hand Civil Process
    • For service of an original summons and complaint for divorce or for any other service required to be served in hand
      •  $103/h plus $30 for each defendant upon whom service is made
    • For serving a venire or notice to jurors for attendance upon any court, civil or criminal
      • $103/h plus $10 for each person upon whom service is made

  • Civil Arrest
    • For serving a writ of capias, a writ of habeas corpus, a writ of ne exeat or other process of civil arrest in a civil proceeding
      • Rate: $103/h plus $50
    • Attaching personal property or arresting the body 
      • Rate: $103/h plus $2 for each defendant upon whom the writ is so served
    • Custody of the body arrested
      • Rate: $8 per day during which the officer has custody plus an additional $5 per day per assistant constable if needed.
    • Employs an assistant in the arrest of the body
      • Rate: $5 per day per assistant constable if needed

  • In-hand Criminal Process
    • For service of a witness, summons, or subpoena in criminal cases
    • Rate: $103/h plus $20  
    • For service of an order of notice under chapter 273A 
      • Rate: $103/h plus $20 per defendant served
    • For a copy of a mittimus, warrant or other precept required by law in criminal cases 
      • Rate: $103/h plus $5/copy served

  • Criminal capias
    • for serving a warrant of capias in a criminal proceeding 
      • Rate: $103/h + $20 upon each defendant upon whom the warrant is served

**Service fees are itemized separately on invoice from statutorily mandated fees per MGL. ch 262 sec 8 

**Does not include Notary and Justice of Peace Fees, please see on this page for applicable rates 

** Mileage, Fuel, Postage, and Parking fees apply as applicable

**Bonded Moving-Storage, Bonded Towing, Locksmith, Wildlife Control, Private security, Public Advertising and Publication for Sale or Service by alternate means, Assistant Constable, and Matron fees apply as applicable 

**No fees for plain view or felonious violations of MGL ch 56 sec 57 and MGL ch 272 sec 57 and MGL ch 272 sec 59

**For emergencies, dial 911.  For all criminal matters that does not involve civil litigation, please contact your attorney general or district attorney office or local police department.

  • Legal Marriage (MA Only)***

    • The fees for Justices of the Peace officiating at a wedding are set by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

      • Rate: Initial Consultation...$49.99

      • Rate: Officiating at a wedding in the Town of Shrewsbury...$99.99

      • Rate: Officiating at a wedding outside the Town of Shrewsbury...$149.99

      • Rate: Attending a rehearsal in the Town of Shrewsbury...$99.99  

      • Rate: Attending a rehearsal outside the Town of Shrewsbury...$149.99

      • Rate: Vow renewals in the Town of Shrewsbury...$99.99

      • Rate: Vow renewals outside the Town of Shrewsbury...$149.99  

***Must present a current valid government issued ID and a marriage license no older than 60 days from the issue date.

  • Mobile Notary Rate* 
    • Within 10mi Radius

      • Rate: $91 flat  

    • Outside 10mi radius

      • Rate: $91 minimum plus $91/h including time-traveled to and from destination

  • Apostille Agent*

    • For notarized or certified documents originating in MA and destined to a foreign mission or third country party to the 1976 Hague Convention, can get certification and/or authentication of​ documents by MA State government.   

      • Rate: Notary rate as shown above plus $272.99

Does not include Notary Fees, please see above for applicable rates 

* Mileage, Fuel, Postage, and Parking fees apply as applicable

*No fees apply for notarization of absentee ballot applications and applications for veterans benefits in MA.  $1.25 for noting," i.e., a step in the process of protesting a dishonored negotiable instrument

  • NNA Trained Notary Signing Agent (NSA)

    • For documents later used in real estate transfer and purchase

      • Rate $259.99

  • I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification forms

    • Rate $64.99

 

  • Aerial Imaging

    • Rate $350 plus $50 per hour after the first hour.

  • Shipping and Mailing Agent Services

    • Same day

      • We can take documents to a local shipper/mail center on the same day before they close

      • Rate $200 + Reimbursement

    • Within Deadline

      • Within some specified time period

      • Rate $150 + Reimbursement

  • Additional Services

    • Please refer to the homepage to find any rates for any services not listed here and click on the service you are looking for.