Citation, commencement and interpretation

1

This Order may be cited as the Family Proceedings Fees (Amendment) Order 2003 and shall come into force on 1st April 2003.

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Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see above.

2

2

In this Order a fee or column referred to by number means the fee or column so numbered in Schedule 1 to the Family Proceedings Fees Order 1999.

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Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

Amendments to the Family Proceedings Fees Order 1999

3

Amendments to the Family Proceedings Fees Order 19993

In column 2 of fee 1.1, for “£120”, substitute “£130”.

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Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

4

4

In column 2 of fee 1.2, for “£150”, substitute “£180”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

5

5

In column 2 of fee 1.3, for “£40”, substitute “£60”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

6

6

In column 2 of fees 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 2.9, 2.10, 2.11 and 2.12, for “£80”, wherever it occurs, substitute “£90”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

7

7

In column 2 of fee 4.4, for “£80”, substitute “£120”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

8

8

In column 2 of fee 8.1, for “£80”, substitute “£100”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

9

9

In column 2 of fee 8.2, for “£130”, substitute “£160”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

10

10

For fee 8.4, substitute—

“Column 1
Number and description of fee
Column 2 Amount of fee
8.4    On an appeal against a decision made in detailed assessment proceedings£100”.
NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

11

11

In column 2 of fee 8.5, for “£20”, substitute “£30”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

12

12

After fee 8.5 insert—

“Column 1
Number and description of fee
Column 2 Amount of fee
8.6    On an application to set aside a default costs certificate£60”.
NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

13

13

In column 2 of fee 11.1, for “£10”, substitute “£20”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

14

14

In column 2 of fee 12.1(a), for “£25”, substitute “£30”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

15

15

In column 2 of fee 12.1(b), for “£45”, substitute “£50”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

16

16

In column 2 of fee 12.5, for “£80”, substitute “£90”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

17

17

In column 2 of fee 12.6, for “£80”, substitute “£90”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

18

18

In column 2 of fee 12.7, for “£50”, substitute “£60”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

19

19

In column 2 of fee 14.1, for “£20”, substitute “£30”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

20

20

In column 2 of fee 14.4, for “£80”, substitute “£90”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2003: see art 1.

Signature

Irvine of Lairg, C

3rd March 2003

We concur,

Jim Fitzpatrick

Nick Ainger

Two of the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury

7th March 2003

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

This Order amends the Family Proceedings Fees Order 1999. The table below sets out where fees have been increased or new fees introduced. In addition fee 8.4 has been split into two fees (fee 8.4 and fee 8.6).

Brief description of new feeOld Fee NoCurr Fee £New Fee £
1.1Filing originating proceedings (general)1.1120130
1.2Issue of a divorce petition1.2150180
1.3Application for a non molestation order1.34060
2.1–2.12Children Act Application2.1–2.128090
4.4Ancillary Relief application4.480120
8.1Request for detailed assessment where the party is legally aided or funded by LSC and no other party is ordered to pay the costs8.180100
8.2Request for detailed assessment of costs8.2130160
8.4Detailed assessment appeal8.450100
8.5Approval of a Costs Certificate8.52030
8.6Application to set aside default costs certificate8.45060
11.1Request for service by bailiff11.11020
12.1(a)Issue of warrant of execution up to £12512.1(a)2530
12.1(b)Issue of warrant of execution over £12512.1(b)4550
12.5Issue of judgment summons12.58090
12.6Issue of warrant of possession or delivery12.68090
12.7Application for attachment of earnings order12.75060
14.1Sealing writ of execution/possession/delivery (High Court)14.12030
14.4Application for a Judgment Summons (High Court)14.48090

A Regulatory Impact Assessment of the costs and benefits of this Order (and other Orders relating to court fees) was placed in the Libraries of both Houses of Parliament, and is available on the Court Service's website at www.courtservice.gov.uk/using_courts/fees

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