Forms: Affidavit of Indigency and Related Forms

Massachusetts Court System

Affidavit of Indigency materials from the the Mass Courts website

The following forms and related documents used to request waiver, substitution or payment of court fees and court costs by the Commonwealth pursuant to G. L. c. 261, § 27B. can be found on the Mass courts website: 

  • Poverty Threshold Guidelines 
  • Affidavit of Indigency 
  • Supplement to Affidavit of Indigency 
  • Instructions for Users  
  • Inmate's Affidavit of Indigency 
  • Courts Determination Regarding Fees and Costs

Attached is the March 25, 2003 memo that Chief Justice Marshall  (SJC) issued along with the forms for requesting a waiver, substitution, or payment by the Commonwealth of court fees and costs.

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