Civil Process and Procedures


This section of the site is intended to be a guide to Civil Process for the citizens of Benton County. The information contained herein is meant to answer the most common questions received by our staff.


Minnesota statutes can be found at the State website.

Exception to Certain Information

The information presented is not comprehensive. It does not provide legal advice, nor attempt to suggest a course of action if there are legal issues to be resolved. If you are unsure of how to proceed, you should contact an attorney. Our staff members are not permitted to provide legal advice, nor can we recommend any specific attorney.


Every attempt has been made to ensure that the information contained on this website is valid at the time of publication. Benton County reserves the right to make additions, changes, or corrections at any time and without notice. Additionally, Benton County disclaims any and all liability for damages incurred directly or indirectly as a result of errors, omissions or discrepancies and is not responsible for misuse or misinterpretation. Data is updated periodically.

  1. Fee Schedule
  2. Mechanics Lien Sales
  3. Mortgage Foreclosures
  4. Mortgage Foreclosure Sales
  5. Unlawful Detainer / Eviction
  6. Writ of Execution