Fees and charges


Court fees effective from 1 July 2019

Fees - Administrative Appeals Division

Fee Unit = $1.62 as at 1 July 2019
Document or service Fee
Application under S15(1) for order that person is entitled to statement of reasons $97.20
Application under S15(2) for order that person made request within a reasonable time $97.20
Application under S16(1) for order that decision-maker provide statement of reasons $97.20
Application under S16(2) for order that decision-maker provide adequate statement of reasons $97.20
Application under S17 for review of reviewable decision $97.20
Application under S20 for extension of time to make application for review $97.20
Application under S23 for order to suspend operation of a decision or stay of proceedings under a decision $97.20
Transcript (each page) $3.24

Administrative Charges

Fee Unit = $1.62 as at 1 July 2019
Document or service Fee
DVD/CD audio-recordings (per disc) $32.40
Video-conferencing charges $110.00
Audio-conference charge (per conference call, ex GST) $50.00
Room hire charges (per day, ex GST) $200.00
Photocopying charges (per page) where not prescribed $1.62
Mediation/Conciliation fee (ex GST) $300.00

Fees - Civil Division

Fee Unit = $1.62 as at 1 July 2019
Document or service Fee
Filing fee for claim for a sum of money ($1-$5,000) (Minor Civil Claim) $121.50
Filing fee for claim for a sum of money ($5,001 and over) $234.90
Filing fee for a claim other than for a sum of money $234.90
Filing fee for a counter-claim $121.50
Filing fee for a claim filed under the Residential Tenancy Act 1997 $64.80
Fee on taxation of bill of costs $89.10    
Filing fee on any enforcement process $40.50    
Filing fee for an interlocutory application $40.50
Filing fee for a judgment summons$3.50
Bailiff's fee on execution of any enforcement process $170.10
Fee for any transcript (each page) $3.24
Fee for inspection of records or other documents held in registry $16.20
Fee for copy of records or other documents supplied by registrar $8.10

Fees - Coronial Division

Fee Unit = $1.62 as at 1 July 2019
Document or service Fee
Fee for a copy of any other document relating to an investigation or inquest (each page) $1.62
Fee for a copy of coroner's findings (each page) $1.62
Fee for a copy of post-mortem report (each page) $1.62
Fee for a copy of any other document relating to an investigation or inquest (each page) $1.62
Transcript (each page): a) if the court does not require a transcript $3.24
Transcript (each page): b) if the court does require a transcript $1.62
Fee for copy of audio recording of proceedings (each disc or tape) $32.40

Fees - Criminal Division

Fee Unit = $1.62 as at 1 July 2019
Document or service Fee
Appeal Costs Fund fee - payable by defendants upon conviction $3.24
Fee for preparation of a Complaint and Summons or any other document (each defendant) $32.40
Filing fee on any document e.g. Applications for restraint order, family violence order, restricted drivers licence etc. $32.40
Service fee on any document $17.82
Fee on warrant of apprehension $81.00
Fee on warrant of commitment in the case of non-payment of a monetary penalty not executed in court $81.00
Fee for a transcript if the court does not require a transcript (each page) $3.24
Fee for a transcript if the court does require a transcript (each page) $1.62
Fee for a copy of a recording provided to a person (each disc) $32.40
Fee for the issue of certificate of conviction $40.50
Fee for a copy of any other document (per page) $1.62

Fee Unit = $1.62 as at 1 July 2019
Document or service Fee
Filing fee for originating application under the Relationships Act 2003 $226.80

Fee Unit = $1.62 as at 1 July 2019
Document or service Fee
Filing fee for Application under the Surrogacy Act 2013 $105.30