Government of New Brunswick
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    Fees are payable to the Clerk/Administrator of the Court of Queen's Bench, pursuant to Rule 78.01 of the Rules of Court, for the filing of documents in Trial Division and Family Division and for services rendered by the Office of the Clerk/Administrator.

    Eligibility

    Solicitors or self-represented litigants who are parties to proceedings in the Court of Queen's Bench, Trial Division or Family in any of the eight judicial districts in New Brunswick.

    Description

    Fees are payable in regard to documents filed with the Court of Queen's Bench, Trial Division or Family Division and for services rendered by the Office of the Clerk/Administrator in any of the eight judicial districts in New Brunswick.

    Changes To Fees

    This document provides the rationale supporting changes to fees, associated revenue information, and the legal authority:
    2009 JUS Photocopies.pdf


    Fees

    Unless otherwise specified, Fees exclude the harmonized sales tax (HST).

    Fee DescriptionRate in $Effective Date
    YYYY-MM-DD
    Court of Queen's Bench Fees shall be paid to the clerk, as follows:  
      a) on commencement of an action or filing a counterclaim, cross-claim or third party claim100.002012-03-05
      (a.1) on commencement of a proceeding, other than a proceeding referred to in clause (a)75.002012-03-05
      (b) on filing a Statement of Defence .50.002012-03-05
      (c) on filing an application or petition in a proceeding in which no Notice of Action or Notice of Application is issued35.002012-03-05
      (d) on filing an appeal from the Provincial Court to the Court of Queen's Bench25.002012-03-05
      (e) on filing any document in a matter in which no fee has been paid under clause (a), (b), (c) or (d), an amount to be determined in the Clerk's discretion, but not exceeding $10.0010.002012-03-05
      (f) on refiling any document when the document has been returned due to incorrect completion10.002012-03-05
      (g) on setting an action or a matter down for trial75.002012-03-05
      (h) for a certificate, excluding copied material10.002012-03-05
      i) for photocopying, per page0.502012-03-05
      (j) on payment in or out of court10.002012-03-05
      (k) on a search10.002012-03-05
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