Magistrates Court Fees for 2017-2018: Criminal Section

Court Procedures (Fees) Determination 2017 (No 3)


Schedule of Fees Applicable to the ACT Magistrates Court, Criminal Section, effective from 1 July 2017

Court costs  $81.00
CIC Levy $50.00
Victims Services Levy $40.00
Administration fee                                                                                                                  $100.00 
Laying of information for an offence $80.00
Certificate of Order/Conviction/Dismissal $42.00
Application for Restricted Licence, set aside Cancellation etc $226.00
Application in proceeding: ex-parte only  $84.00
Fee to photocopy Court documents   $0.35
  • Per page in Courts' photocopy room by person other than an Officer of the Court
  • Per page by a Court Officer
  • Per copy of application or for a certified copy of existing Court document
Fee for inspection of Court File or documents  
  • Per 10 minutes (minimum charge)
  • Per hour
Retrieval of file from archives (fee per box retrieved) $28.65
On lodging a bill of costs and in addition to the lodgement fee a taxing fee at the rate of 5% of the bill is payable at the time of lodgement    
  • Natural person
  • Corporation
RTA fee for Licence Granted $204.40
AFP fee for standard National Police Check (Criminal History) $42.00