Civil cases are limited to $15,000.00. If the
amount of money being sought by either party exceeds $15,000.00, the
case may be dismissed or transferred to the Delaware County Common
Small Claims are civil claims for money damages
only and may not exceed $3,000.00. Small Claims Court is designed to be
a quick and inexpensive way of resolving civil claims, often without
hiring an attorney, although any party may be represented by an
attorney if they like.