CIRCULARS

No. 3/2011

Fees (Annual Increase) Effective 1 July 2011

 

Lawyers and parties are advised that the annual indexation of a "fee unit" under the Fee Units Act 1997 takes effect from 1 July 2011.

A fee unit is now prescribed to have a value of $1.40.

Accordingly, fees are increased in the Court’s various jurisdictions under the following legislation:

  • Justices Regulations 2003

  • Magistrates Court (Civil Division) (Fees) Regulations 2008

  • Magistrates Court (Administrative Appeals Division) (Fees) Regulations 2002

  • Coroners (Fees, Expenses and Allowances) Regulations 2006

A schedule of all current fees (amended to include the abovementioned increase) is published on the Magistrates Court website at:

http://www.magistratescourt.tas.gov.au/practice_and_procedure/fees

 

JIM CONNOLLY

ADMINISTRATOR OF COURTS

1 July 2011