Costs and Fees Ready Reckoner

Fees charged by the Magistrates' Court on court documents and scales of costs and fees which may be claimed by Counsel and Solicitors, effective 1 July 2017.

The Treasurer has set the new amounts for the Fee Unit and Penalty Unit. From 1 July 2017 the units will be:
  • Fee Unit: $14.22
  • Penalty Unit: $158.57

The previous value of a fee unit and penalty unit (1 July 2016 - 30 June 2017) are as follows:

  • Fee unit: $13.94
  • Penalty unit: $155.46
State of Victoria
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Magistrates' Court of Victoria
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