Fees & charges

Court fees effective from 1 July 2016

Fees - Administrative Appeals Division

Fee Unit = $1.53 as at 1 July 2016
Document or service Fee
Application under S15(1) for order that person is entitled to statement of reasons $91.80
Application under S15(2) for order that person made request within a reasonable time $91.80
Application under S16(1) for order that decision-maker provide statement of reasons $91.80
Application under S16(2) for order that decision-maker provide adequate statement of reasons $91.80
Application under S17 for review of reviewable decision $91.80
Application under S20 for extension of time to make application for review $91.80
Application under S23 for order to suspend operation of a decision or stay of proceedings under a decision $91.80
Transcript (each page) $3.06

Administrative Charges

Fee Unit = $1.53 as at 1 July 2016
Document or service Fee
DVD/CD audio-recordings (per disc) $30.60
Video-conferencing charges (per hour, plus call costs if applicable) $110.00
Audio-conference charge (per conference call, ex GST) $40.00
Room hire charges (per day, ex GST) $200.00
Photocopying charges (per page) where not prescribed $1.53
Mediation/Conciliation fee (ex GST) $300.00

Fees - Civil Division

Fee Unit = $1.53 as at 1 July 2016
Document or service Fee
Filing fee for claim for a sum of money ($1-$5,000) (Minor Civil Claim) $114.75
Filing fee for claim for a sum of money ($5,001 and over) $221.85
Filing fee for a claim other than for a sum of money $221.85
Filing fee for a counter-claim $114.75
Filing fee for a claim filed under the Residential Tenancy Act 1997 $61.20
Fee on taxation of bill of costs $84.15
Filing fee on any enforcement process $38.25
Filing fee for an interlocutory application $38.25
Filing fee for a judgment summons$3.50
Service fee (by court bailiff) on any process: a) by personal service (if required under the Rules) $91.80
Service fee (by court bailiff) on any process: b) by other manner of service $45.90
Bailiff's fee on execution of any enforcement process $160.65
Fee for any transcript (each page) $3.06
Fee for inspection of records or other documents held in registry $15.30
Fee for copy of records or other documents supplied by registrar $7.65

Fees - Coronial Division

Fee Unit = $1.53 as at 1 July 2016
Document or service Fee
Fee for a copy of any other document relating to an investigation or inquest (each page) $1.53
Fee for a copy of coroner's findings (each page) $1.53
Fee for a copy of post-mortem report (each page) $1.53
Fee for a copy of any other document relating to an investigation or inquest (each page) $1.53
Transcript (each page): a) if the court does not require a transcript $3.06
Transcript (each page): b) if the court does require a transcript $1.53
Fee for copy of audio recording of proceedings (each disc or tape) $30.60

Fees - Criminal Division

Fee Unit = $1.53 as at 1 July 2016
Document or service Fee
Appeal Costs Fund fee - payable by defendants upon conviction $3.06
Fee for preparation of a Complaint and Summons or any other document (each defendant) $30.60
Filing fee on any document e.g. Applications for restraint order, family violence order, restricted drivers licence etc. $30.60
Service fee on any document $16.83
Fee on warrant of apprehension $76.50
Fee on warrant of commitment in the case of non-payment of a monetary penalty not executed in court $76.50
Fee for a transcript if the court does not require a transcript (each page) $3.06
Fee for a transcript if the court does require a transcript (each page) $1.53
Fee for a copy of a recording provided to a person (each disc) $30.60
Fee for the issue of certificate of conviction $38.25
Fee for a copy of any other document (per page) $1.53

Fee Unit = $1.53 as at 1 July 2016
Document or service Fee
Filing fee for originating application under the Relationships Act 2003 $214.20

Fee Unit = $1.53 as at 1 July 2016
Document or service Fee
Filing fee for Application under the Surrogacy Act 2013 $99.45