Fees (Annual Increase) Effective 1 July 2012
Lawyers and parties are advised that the annual indexation of a "fee unit" under the Fee Units Act 1997 takes effect from 1 July 2012.
A fee unit is now prescribed to have a value of $1.44.
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:
ACTING ADMINISTRATOR OF COURTS
1 July 2012