If you are considering starting proceedings in the family court, you will need to know what the fees will be. We have compiled a list of the fees for the more common types of court proceedings.
Please note this post has been updated on 29 June 2017
Marriage and civil partnership proceedings
|Filing an application for a divorce, nullity or civil partnership dissolution||£550|
|Filing an application for judicial separation||£365|
|Filing an application to start proceedings where no other fee is specified||£245|
|Application for a financial order, other than by consent||£255|
|Application by consent for a financial order||£50|
Applications for injunctions
Family homes and domestic violence applications.
|Application for a non-molestation order||Free|
|Application for an occupation order||Free|
Applications under the Children Act 1989
|Request permission to issue proceedings or for an order or directions to be made concerning children||£215|
|Application for breach of or for revocation of an enforcement order||£95|
Applications within proceedings
|Application on notice where no other fee is specified||£155|
|Application by consent or without notice where no other fee is specified||£50|
Filing a notice of appeal
|Notice of appeal||Fee|
|Any decision in family proceedings, except appeal against decisions under the Children Act 1989||£125|
|Any provision of the Children Act 1989, except in relation to appeals for breach of or revocation of an enforcement order||£215|
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This list was correct on date of publication (29 June 2017).
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