Supreme Court of Tasmania


Supreme Court (Fees) Rules 2017

(effective 20 December 2017)

SCHEDULE 1 – FEES AND PERCENTAGES

PART 1 – PROCEEDINGS

 ItemFee Units$Incl. ACF fee
1.

On the commencement of a cause or matter (other than proceedings referred to in items 2 or 3) –

   
  (a) if the plaintiff or applicant is an individual580 899.00 945.50
  (b) if the plaintiff or applicant is a small corporation * 580899.00 945.50
  (c) if the plaintiff or applicant is a medium corporation *1290 1999.50 2046.00
 (d) if the plaintiff or applicant is a large corporation 1935 2999.25 3045.75
 (Appeal Costs Fund fee ($46.50)   
2.On commencement of proceedings for admission to the legal profession277429.35 
3.On the filing of an application seeking relief under section 146 of the Land Titles Act 1980580899.00 
4.On the filing of an interlocutory application for injunctive relief or a freezing order -    
 (a) if the applicant is an individual168260.40 
 (b) if the applicant is a corporation271420.05 
5.On the issuing of a subpoena -   
  (a) if the applicant is an individual 3858.90  
 (b) if the applicant is a small corporation *3858.90 
 (c) If the applicant is a medium corporation *4569.75 
 (d) If the applicant is a large corporation5179.05 
6.On the filing of a bill for taxation161249.55 
7.On the taxation for a bill of costs4% of the amount taxed, or such lesser amount as the taxing officer,in the officer's discretion, allows- 
8.On filing a notice instituting an appeal from any order or judgment of the Court or any judge of the Court, or from the Associate Judge to the Full Court -    
 (a) if the appellant or applicant is an individual580899.00 
 (b) if the appellant or applicant is a small corporation580899.00 
 (c) if the appellant or applicant is a medium corporation1 2901999.50 
 (d) if the appellant or applicant is a large corporation 1 9352999.25 
9.On filing a notice instituting an appeal from an inferior court, statutory tribunal or referee -    
 (a) if the appellant or applicant is an individual580899.00 
 (b) if the appellant or applicant is a small corporation580899.00 
 (c) if the appellant or applicant is a medium corporation1 2901999.50 
 (d) if the appellant or applicant is a large corporation1 9352999.25 
10.On filing a writ of execution ** in respect of -    
 (a) a debt not exceeding $20 0006499.20 
 (b) a debt exceeding $20 000129199.95 
11. On the appointment of a mediator who is an employee of, or otherwise engaged by, the Court483 748.65  

PART 2 – ADMINISTRATION

  

Fee Units

$

1.

Transcripts

 

 

(a) for the initial copy, supplied to a party, of a transcript that is required to be transcribed

5 per page

7.75

per page

 

(b) for a copy of a transcript that has already been transcribed

2 per page

3.10

per page

2.

For each search or inspection of an index, file, register or document, relating to a cause or matter, made by a person who is not a party to that cause or matter or a practitioner for that party

26

40.30

3.

For a copy of a document

1 per page

1.55

per page

4.

Additional fee for a request for registry services that results in a registry staying open after the usual close of business for that registry

290

449.50

*  Plaintiff or applicant must provide a certificate pursuant to the Supreme Court (Fees) Rules 2017 r.7(1)

** See also Table of Fees for Sheriff's Costs of Execution

A party may apply for a waiver, reduction, postponement or refund of Court Fees using the attached Application for Fee Waiver Form.