Supreme Court of Tasmania


SUPREME COURT OF TASMANIA

CIRCULAR TO PRACTITIONERS

No. 4 of 2009 30 June 2009
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 2009, increase from $38.40 to $39.90.

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

 For Service Within Tasmania

For Service Outside Tasmania

Filing fee on writ (Schedule 2, Item 1)

 380.00

380.00 

Fee (Appeal Costs Fund)

 39.90

 39.90

Total Filing fee Payable on writ

 419.90

 419.90

   

Costs allowed (Schedule 1, Part 3)

 214.00

 285.00

Total Costs to be endorsed on writ

 633.00

 704.90

     

Costs on signing judgment (Schedule 1, Part 3)

 56.00

 56.00

Total costs to be claimed on signing judgment

 $689.90

 $760.90

 

Elizabeth Knight
REGISTRAR