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Northern Territory Magistrates Courts

Criminal Court

Fees

JUSTICES REGULATIONS

Rule 7 Subject to regulations 8 and 9, a matter or thing referred to in regulation 6(1) shall not be done unless the fee specified in that regulation in respect of that matter or thing has been paid to the clerk.

Exemptions

Rule 6(3) No fee shall be paid for a matter or thing specified in paragraphs 6(1)(a), (b), (c), (d), (e) or (f) being a matter or thing required to be done under the Domestic Violence Act.

Rule 8 Where proceedings are instituted or taken under the Act by –

  • a member of the Police Force in his capacity as such a member; or
  • an employee, as defined in the Public Sector Employment and Management Act, on behalf of the Agency (within the meaning of that Act) in which he or she is employed,
  • which, but for this regulation, would require the member or employee, as the case may be, to pay a fee specified in regulation 6(1), the fee shall not be paid or payable except by order of the Court and, in which case, the Court shall specify in the order the party required to pay the fee.

Rule 9 Where service of a summons, application, notice or order is undertaken by a party to proceedings, the fee specified in regulation 6(1)(c) for such service shall not be paid or payable except by order of the Court and, in which case, the Court shall specify in the order the party required to pay the fee.

Fees payable from 1 July 2013