CIRCULARS

No. 1/2013

Fees (Annual Increase) Effective 1 July 2013

 

Lawyers and parties are advised that the annual indexation of a "fee unit" under the Fee Units Act 1997 takes effect from 1 July 2013.

A fee unit is now prescribed to have a value of $1.46.

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

 

W Johnson
Administrator of Courts

1 July 2013