2016-17 ACAT Fees
ACAT fees have been updated for the 2016-17 financial year and new fees will take effect from 1 July 2016.
There are no new ACAT fees, and the amounts of all fees have increased by 4%.
A summary of the 2016-17 ACAT Fee Schedule can be found here.
Civil Jurisdiction Increasing
From 15 December 2016, the Tribunal will have increased jurisdiction
to hear civil dispute applications, for claims up to $25,000.
New fees for Civil Dispute Applications
For applications where there is no monetary amount in dispute, or the amount in dispute is $2,000 or less, the filing fees will remain as:
for a natural person $70.00
for a corporation $140.00
For applications where the amount in dispute is more than $2,000 but no more than $25,000, the filing fee is now:
for a natural person $145.00
for a corporation $290.00