The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office is required under Idaho Law to serve civil processes. This includes but is not limited to subpoenas, writs, Sheriff’s sales, summons, civil protection orders, garnishments and other documents.
Please be aware that the Civil Office does not give legal advice; only an attorney is allowed to give legal advice. This site is for information purposes only and should not be considered as legal advice. If you need help with a legal situation, please contact an attorney.
Civil papers are usually processed on the next available business day. Attempts for service are based on available staffing. The Oneida County Sheriff cannot guarantee service.
Documents to be served must include a Letter of Instruction (click for a sample Letter of Instruction) and be brought to the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office in Malad or mailed to the address listed below.
Oneida County Sheriff
attn: Civil Department
10 Court St.
Malad City, ID
Costs for service:
$22.50 per service
+ $22.50 per return
= $45 per person served
Additional fees may be billed to you and must be received prior to service for mileage, postage, mailing materials, and copies.
Please call the civil department at (208) 766-4817 ext. 8 for more information.