Supreme Court of Tasmania


Supreme Court of Tasmania

Circular to Practitioners

No 10   23 June 2008
Appeal Costs Fund Act 1968 

The appeal costs fund component of the fee payable on a writ filed in the Supreme Court will, on 1 July 2008, increase from $37.50 to $38.40.

Consequently, the calculation of fees payable and costs claimable on writs for liquidated demands exceeding $50,000 are as follows:

For Service 

Within Tasmania

 Outside Tasmania

Filing fee on writs (Schedule 2, Item 5)

380.00

380.00

Fee (Appeal Costs Fund)

38.40

38.40

Total filing fee payable on writ

418.40

418.40

     
Costs allowed (Schedule 1, Part 3)

 214.00

 285.00

 Total Costs to be endorsed on writ

 632.40

 703.40

     
Costs on signing judgment (Schedule 1, Part 3)

 56.00

 56.00

Total costs to be claimed on signing judgment

 $688.40

 $759.40

 

Elizabeth Knight

REGISTRAR