Increase To Family Court Fees from 1st May 2024

Family Court fees are rising on the 1st May 2024 by 10%. This is the first increase since 2021, but comes at a time when many people are feeling the pinch financially.

Browell Smith and Co solicitors would always advise parties in dispute to seek to reach an agreement either through negotiation or via mediation where possible and safe to do so, Court should of course be seen as a last resort.

The fee for a Divorce petition will remain at £593.00

An application for a Financial Remedy Order will increase from £275.00 to £303.00

The fee for a Financial Consent Order will rise from £53.00 to £58.00

An application for a Child Arrangement Order will increase from £232.00 to £255.00

If you require advice and assistance in respect of any aspect of Family Law then please do not hesitate to contact the Family Team at Browell Smith and Co Solicitors.

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