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Monday-Friday 8am - 5 pm (208) 529-1375

After 5pm and Weekends (208) 529-1200
Jail: (208) 529-1315

Dispatch Non-Emergency: (208) 529-1200


605 N Capital Ave
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
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Civil Process

Bonneville County Sheriff - Civil Process

605 N Capital, Idaho Falls, ID

Phone: 208-529-1371 Fax: 208-529-1483

Hours: Monday- Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Closed Holidays


Sheriff's Civil Garnishment Fee Resolution - To view resolution Click Here

Personal Property Sales:  

Real Property Sales:  

Fee Schedule: To view fee schedule - Click Here

Notice to Vacate / Writs of Restitutions - Click Here

Vehicle Seizure Information - Click Here

Notice/Interrogatory Forms - Wage Form Click Here    Bank Form - Click Here

Claim of Exemption, Notice & Instructions - Click Here

The Bonneville County Sheriff's Office has the responsibility of executing and or serving certain court-issued documents; namely Writs of Execution, Possession, Assistance, Attachment and Restitution. We also deliver non-writ process papers. We require a signed letter of instruction with all process papers we serve.

When sending WAGE & BANK GARNISHMENTS please be sure to include the following: 

  1. Original Writ along with 2 copies 

      2. Order for Continuing garnishment (If applicable) along with 2 copies 

      3. Notice of Garnishment/Interrogatories Form along with 2 copies. (You must fill in the top of  this form which includes: (a). District Court Number (b).Case Number (c).Plaintiff & Defendant Names, (d). To: Name & Address of employer or bank. 

       4. Claim of Exemption, Notice & Instruction Forms:

            Wage Garnishments 1 copy.

            Bank Garnishments 2 copies.

 (You must fill in the first two blanks on page 1 of the Notice of Exemptions, & the top section of page 1 on the Claim of Exemption Form.)              

      5. Signed Letter of Instruction directed to the Bonneville County Sheriff

      6. Stamped envelope addressed to the defendant Extra Postage Required 

      7. $40.00 service fee, made payable to the Bonneville County Sheriff

      8. (Bank garnishment only) $5.00 search fee required by the bank. Check must be issued to the     bank 

For your convenience you can find templates at the top of this page for the following:

  1. Wage & Bank Garnishment Notice/Interrogatories
  2. Claim of Exemption, Notice & Instructions

Link to Idaho Court Self Help:

If you require more information or have questions concerning a certain process you may contact our office at (208) 529-1371.

Please Note: We are not attorneys and therefore do not give legal advice. If your paperwork is in order we will be more than happy to assist you.