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Matrimonial proceedings fees are set in out in the Family Proceedings Fees (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017. This page provides an overview common fees payable during matrimonial proceedings.

You can view the fees for all proceedings on the Court Fees page of our website where you can also get information and appropriate forms if you wish to make an application for Exemption and or Remission of paying fees.

Lodging a Petition £220
Setting Down a case down for hearing –
  - High Court £330
  - County Court £275
Application to make Decree Nisi Absolute / Make Conditional Order Final £83
To file a notice of application for ancillary relief
  - High Court £330
  - County Court £275
To make any application in matrimonial or civil partnership proceedings (except where otherwise provided)
  - to a Master £127
  - to a Judge £165
Personal Petitioner Interview £55
To obtain a certified or sealed copy of an order / decree £11
To obtain a copy of any other document:-
  5 sheets or less
  additional cost (per page) for larger documents