Supreme Court of Tasmania

Supreme Court of Tasmania

Circular to Practitioners

23 August 2012
No. 11 of  2012 23 August 2012

FEES (WRITS) – READY RECKONER

As a result of recent increases in fees under the Supreme Court Rules 2000 Schedules 1 and 2, and the Appeal Costs Fund Act 1968, the following ready reckoner is issued:

The calculation of fees payable and costs claimable on writs for liquidated demands exceeding $50,000 filed on or after 1 August 2012 is as follows:

 For Service Within Tasmania

For Service Outside Tasmania

Filing fee on writ (Schedule 2, Item 1)

 600.00

                        600.00 

Fee (Appeal Costs Fund)

 43.20

43.20

Total Filing fee Payable on writ

 643.20

 643.20

   

Costs allowed (Schedule 1, Part 3)

 261.00

 348.00

Total Costs to be endorsed on writ

 904.20

 991.20

     

Costs on signing judgment (Schedule 1, Part 3)

 68.00

 68.00

Total costs to be claimed on signing judgment

 $972.20

 $1059.20

 

Further information on fees and costs can be found on the Supreme Court website at:

http://www.supremecourt.tas.gov.au/practice_and_procedure/fees

This Circular to Practitioners replaces Circular 5 of 2012.

 

J A Connolly

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