Court Fees, High Court, County Court and Small Claims Court

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The Civil Procedure Fees (Amendment) Order 2014 - court fees valid from 22nd April 2014.


 
High Court and County Court Fees: Includes Small Claims Court
As From 22nd April 2014
 

Applications

Claim

Fee

Money Claim Online
High Court and County Court    
Amount claimed is up to £300 £35 £25
Amount claimed is between £300 and £500 £50 £35
Amount claimed is over £500 but not over £1,000 £70 £60
Amount claimed is over £1,000 but not over £1,500  £80 £70
Amount claimed is over £1,500 but not over £3,000 £115 £105
Amount claimed is over £3,000 but not over £5,000 £205 £185
Amount claimed is over £5,000 but not over £15,000 £455 £410
Amount claimed is over £15,000 but not over £50,000 £610 £550
Amount claimed is over £50,000 but not over £100,000 £910 £815
Amount claimed is over £100,000 but not over £150,000 £1,115 n/a
Amount claimed is over £150,000 but not over £200,000 £1,315 n/a
Amount claimed is over £200,000 but not over £250,000 £1,515 n/a
Amount claimed is over £250,000 but not over £300,000 £1,720 n/a
Amount claimed is over £300,000 or an unlimited amount £1,920 n/a

Application for Summary Judgment

£155  

Applications

£155  

Setting aside county court judgment on notice

£155  

By consent or without notice

£50  

Costs only proceedings

£50  
Claim other than money £280 county £480 high
Possession Claims Online £250  
Claim for recovery of land through Possession Claim Online £110  

Allocation Questionnaire Fee (other than small claims)

No Fee No Fee
Allocation Questionnaire Fee (small claims, where claim exceeds £1,500, but under £5,000) (No fee if under £1,500) No Fee  
 

 
Trial Fee 

Listing Questionnaire (Pre-Trial Checklist) Fast-track No Fee
Listing Questionnaire (Pre-Trial Checklist) Multi-track No Fee
Hearing Fee £1,090 Multi-track 
Hearing Fee £545 Fast-track
Hearing Fee (small claims track)  
Claim does not exceed £300 £25
Claim exceeds £300 but under £500  £55
Claim exceeds £500 but under £1,000 £80
Claim exceeds £1,000 but under £1,500 £115
Claim exceeds £1,500 but under £3,000 £170
Claim exceeds £3,000 £335
Appeal Notice £140 county £240 high
Appeal Notice (small claims track) £120 county
Witness Summons £50 county & high
 

 
Enforcement 
 
Attachment of Earnings £100 county only
Application for Charging Order £100 county & high
Warrant of Possession / Warrant of Delivery £110 county only
Warrant of Execution £100 county only
Sealing a Writ of Execution / Possession / Delivery £60 high court only
Application for 3rd party debt order or garnishee order £100 county & high
Application for order that debtor attend court for questioning £50 county & high
To request bailiff service of an order that debtor attend court for questioning £100 county & high
Warrant of Delivery (goods) £110
Reissue Warrants of Execution, Delivery or Possession  £30 
Vary a judgment or suspend enforcement  £50
Judgment Summons £100 county & high
Debtors Bankruptcy Petition  £180
Creditors Bankruptcy Petition  £280
Petition to wind up a company  £280 
Application to convert a voluntary arrangement into a bankruptcy or winding up  £160 
Certificate of discharge from bankruptcy  £70 
Further copies of discharge cost per copy  £10
Bankruptcy searches  £10 high court for each 15 minutes
Bankruptcy searches  £45 county court 
Appeals £120 (small claim) £140 (fast or multi-track)  £240 (high court) 
Application to register a judgment or summons £40 county   £60 high
Certificate of Satisfaction £15 
 

 
Family Proceedings Fees
High Court & County Court
 
Divorce/Nullity/Civil Partnership Dissolution £410
Judicial Separation £365
Amending Petition £95
Filing Answer or Cross-Petition £245
Filing a second petition with permission of the court  £95
Application for Decree Nisi or Absolute or Conditional or Final Order £50 
Children Act Applications (s.8 orders) care & supervision orders etc.

£215

 

Applications for contact with a child in care £215
To Register Maintenance (including abroad)  £50
Financial Application (other than by consent) £255
Financial Application (with consent) £50
Application for non-molestation order  No Fee
Application for an occupation order  No Fee 
Injunctions (Magistrates Court) No Fee
Application Notice  £155
Application by consent  £50
Application for forced marriage protection  No Fee
Search of index of parental responsibility agreements  £45 county
Search of index of decree absolutes  £45 county £65 high
Adoption  £170
Appeal from a district judge  £125 
 

 
Detailed Assessment
 
Request for detailed assessment hearing (legally-aided)  £200 county & high
Request for detailed assessment hearing (non legally-aided)   
Does not exceed £15,000 £335
Exceeds £15,000 but less than £50,000  £675 
Exceeds £50,000 but less than £100,000  £1,005
Exceeds £100,000 but less than £150,000  £1,345
Exceeds £150,000 but less than £200,000  £1,680
Exceeds £200,000 but less than £300,000 £2,520
Exceeds £300,000 but less than £500,000  £4,200
Exceeds £500,000  £5,600
Application for an order under Part 3 Solicitors Act 1974  £50 
Appeal against detailed assessment  £210 county & high
Request for issue of default costs certificate  £60 county & high
Request for application to set aside default costs certificate £110 county & high
Application for costs certificate payable from the Civil Legal Aid Fund £50 county & high
 

  
Judges' Fees (for High Court only)
 
For every day or part of a day (after the first day) of the hearing before:
a) A judge of the commercial court, sitting as an arbitrator or umpire - £2,455
b) A judge of the technology and construction court appointed as an arbitrator or umpire - £2,455