Q&As

What is the court fee for issuing professional negligence proceedings against solicitors where the remedy is an indemnity in relation to costs that will be incurred in separate proceedings?

read titleRead full title
Published on LexisPSL on 19/02/2018

The following Dispute Resolution Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • What is the court fee for issuing professional negligence proceedings against solicitors where the remedy is an indemnity in relation to costs that will be incurred in separate proceedings?

What is the court fee for issuing professional negligence proceedings against solicitors where the remedy is an indemnity in relation to costs that will be incurred in separate proceedings?

In order to establish what court fee is payable, see Court Fees Schedule from 6 March 2017. Specifically, the amount of fess payable will depend on whether the claim is a claim to recover money, a claim to recover lands or goods or is a claim for any other remedy.

Where the claim is for a sum of money (and the claim is not being brought in the County Court Business Centre (CCBC) or using Money Claim Online), the fee payable will depend on the amount of the sum claimed as follows:

If the amount claimed:

  1. does not exceed £300, a court fee of £35 is payable

  2. exceeds £300 but does not exceed £500, a court fee of £50 is payable

  3. exceeds £500 but does not exceed £1000, a court fee of £70 is payable

  4. exceeds £1,000 but does not exceed £1,500, a court fee of £80 is payable

  5. exceeds £1,500 but does not exceed £3,000, a court fee

Related documents:

Popular documents