Courts Tasmania


SUPREME COURT OF TASMANIA

CIRCULAR TO PRACTITIONERS

No. 6 of 2012    17 July 2012
Civil Process (Table of Fees for Execution) Amendment Rules 2012 (SR 2012 No 56)

Certain amendments increasing fees for execution take effect on 1 August 2012.

Schedule 1 to the Civil Process (Table of Fees for Execution) Rules 1991 as amended now provide as follows:

Item

Fee
$

 1. For each warrant issued by the Sheriff or any deputy of the Sheriff  
 (a) in respect of debts not exceeding $20,000.00;

100.00 

 (b) in respect of debts exceeding $20,000.00.

200.00

 2. Travelling expenses necessarily incurred by the Sheriff in connection with the execution of civil process -  
 (a) using the most usual mode of transport; or

 Actual cost

 (b) if a motor vehicle is used, for each kilometer.

 0.70

 3. For each sale by auction, 5% on amount realised if it does not exceed $1,000 and 2.5% on all sums exceeding that amount.

Actual cost 

 4. For each person necessarily employed to assist with any execution or sale.

 Actual Cost

 5. For service of each document in connection with the execution of civil process.

 55.00

 6. For other necessary expenses of the Sheriff or any officer of the Sheriff in connection with the execution of civil process.

 Actual cost

 

J A Connolly
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