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Following an Order made on 6 December 2016, Trial Fees (also known as Hearing Fees) are to change with effect from 6 March 2017. The fee for the smallest small claim will actually be reduced and the fee for hearing fees in Multi-Track and Fast Track cases will remain at £1,090 and £535 respectively.
The fixed fees for Small Claims trials will be as follows:
|Value of Sum Claimed||Fee Change|
|Does not exceed £300||From £35 to £25|
|Exceeds £300 but does not exceed £500||From £50 to £55|
|Exceeds £500 but does not exceed £1,000||From £70 to £80|
|Exceeds £1,000 but does not exceed £1,500||From £80 to £115|
|Exceeds £1,500 but does not exceed £3,000||From £115 to £170|
|Exceeds £3,000, the fee is £335||Remains at £335|
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