The following details all of the Environment, Resources and Development Court fees

Civil Division as of 1 July 2017

Fee Amount Notes
On filing or lodging any application or initiating any appeal or other proceedings

$231.00 (inc. injunctions that are lodged to commence a matter) ​

Other than:

(a) an interlocutory application under the rules of the court;
or
(b) an application that relates to a building dispute to which section 86(5) of the Development Act 1993 applies;
or
(c) an application to the court for a consent judgment ​

On an application by a party to proceedings for the issue of a summons

$48.50

Court fee payable by an applicant where the application relates to a building dispute to which section 86(5) of the Development Act 1993 applies

$381.00

Court fee payable by the applicant or appellant if a matter proceeds to a hearing

$253.00

For each request to inspect any material under section 47(1) of the Act

$23.60

For a copy of transcript of evidence

Per Page in electronic form $7.90
Per Page in hard-copy form $10.20

​Hard copy fee effective 1/9/2016

Except where clause 8 applies, for a copy of any documentary material admitted into evidence

$7.90 per page​

For a copy of any photograph, map, plan or other document which is greater than A4 in size

$7.90 per page OR the actual cost of copying, whichever is the greater​

For a copy of any decision or order given or made by the court

$7.90 per page​

A party to proceedings is entitled to 1 copy of any decision or order given or made by the Court without charge.​

For a copy of any other document for which a fee has not been fixed under any other clause

$4.80 per page​

For opening the Registry (or the Registry remaining open) after hours for urgent execution of process

$126.00 per hour OR part of an hour ​

 

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Criminal Division as of 1 July 2017

 

 ERD Criminal

 
Fee Amount Notes
On commencement of proceedings for summary applications, summary offences, minor indictable offences or indictable offences

$266.00
plus
$48.50 - if the complaint or information alleges more than one offence

For issuing a warrant of commitment

$52.50

For copy of evidence

Per Page in electronic form $7.90
Per Page in hard-copy form $10.20

​Hard copy fee effective 1/9/2016

For copy of reasons of judgment.

$7.90 per page​

One copy will be supplied to a party to the proceedings free of charge.​

For copy of any other document

$4.80 per page​

For production of transcript at request of a party where the Court does not require the transcript

$16.00 per page​

For each request to search and inspect a record of the Court

$23.60

VIC (Victims of Crime) Levy

$160.00 per offence if conviction recorded.​

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Native Title Division as of 1 July 2017

(Pursuant to Reg. 5 Environment, Resources and Development (Native Title) Regulations 1995)

Fee Amount Notes
Applications or notices commencing proceedings

$700.00​

On filing or lodging an application or initiating an appeal commencing proceedings involving a native title question other than a request for mediation

Examples -

(a) an application for registration of a claim to native title in land

(b) an application for a native title declaration

(c) an application for variation or revocation of a native title declaration

(d) an application for summary determination authorising mining operations on native title land (including  the expedited procedure)

(e) an appeal against a decision of the Minister to prohibit registration of a native title mining agreement

(f) an application for a determination of the Court made under an Act authorising a person to enter native title land and carry out operations on the land or to acquire native title land

(g) an application for review of compensation provisions of determination following native title declaration

Other applications

$48.50

On filing or lodging any other application in proceedings involving a native title question​

Inspection and copies of evidentiary material

(a) $23.60 - for each request to inspect material under sction 47(1) of the Act

(b) for a copy of a transcript of evidence, documentary material admitted into evidence, or a decision or order of the Court supplied under section 47(3) of the Act

(i) $7.90 per A4 page or smaller in electronic form

(ii) $10.20 per A4 page or smaller in hard copy form

(iii) $7.90 per page that is greater in size than A4 in electronic form, or the actual cost of copying (whichever is greater)

(iiii) $10.20 per page that is greater in size than A4 in hard copy form, or the actual cost of copying (whichever is greater)

(c) $4.80 per page for a copy of any other document for which a fee has not been charged under paragraph (b)

A party to proceedings is entitled to 1 copy of any decision or order given or made by the Court without charge.​

Opening Registry after hours

$126.00 per hour or part of an hour

For opening a Registry, or a Registry remaining open, after hours for urgent execution of process.​


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