Courts and Tribunals Tasmania

Minor Civil Claims

A Minor Civil Claim is:

  • Any dispute claiming $5000 or less.
  • A claim arising out of a Residential Tenancy or Lease Agreement.
  • A claim to access neighbouring land.
  • Any dispute under the Consumer Credit Code claiming $5000 or less.

Procedural information for civil actions, including Minor Civil Claims can be viewed in our guide to the Civil Division and in a power point display.

The filing fee applicable to a Minor Civil Claim up to $5000 and a claim filed under the Residential Tenancy Act can be obtained in the Schedule of Fees.