Civil Process Procedure

Due to the amount of papers that are received for service, documents should be received in our office within a reasonable amount of time allowed for service.

Petitioner / Attorney

The service address must be in St. Croix County. P.O. Boxes are not acceptable.

Please include your name, address and phone number. Include an email address to receive a Certificate of Service (or) Non-service and the billing statement. The Clerk of Court will receive the certificate if papers are filed in St. Croix County.

Send your paper service requests to:

St. Croix County Sheriff's Office
Attn: Civil Process
1101 Carmichael Road
Hudson WI 54016

What to Send for Service / Return

  • Foreclosure Sales: Include the original and 3 copies of the Foreclosure Notice. Sales are conducted in the Sheriff's Office lobby - ground floor of the St. Croix County Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road, Hudson, WI.
  • Civil Papers: Include one complete copy of all papers to be served for each person to be served. Include one complete copy of the same for our records.

If an e-mail is not provided, include a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

Fees: Rates Effective September 1, 2017

If the Sheriff Sale is adjourned more than one week we will reassess posting & conducting fees. No refunds given for sale cancellations.
Service Fee
Service per individual (includes mileage for 3 round trips) $60
Each additional attempt (if requested) $25
Officer charge per hour for assistance with executions, writs, etc. $69
Additional copies if needed, per page
$0.25
To post and conduct a Sheriff sale
$150