Refund request procedures for payments made through Pay.gov
In the event that you need to request a refund of fees paid to the District Court, Northern District of Georgia, please follow the following steps:
- Obtain a copy of the form Application For Refund of Fees Paid Electronically Through Pay.gov. This form can be found on our web site under the Forms section.
- Fill in all applicable blanks. The receipt number should begin with 113E and is required for the processing of a refund request.
- Once you have completed the form, save the completed form as a PDF document.
- Docket the event Application for Refund of Fees paid online in the case it pertains to. This event can be found under Civil → Other Documents. During the docket entry, you will attach the completed application in PDF format. If the refund is for a duplicate payment on a Case Initiating Document entry for a new case, you may need to wait 24-48 hours for the case to be input into CM/ECF before you can docket the application in the case.
The refund request is usually processed within 24 hours of receipt.