This Order may be cited as the Family Proceedings Fees (Amendment) Order 2014 and shallcome into force on 22nd April 2014.
This Order amends the Family Proceedings Fees Order 2008 (S.I. 2008/1054).
It increases fees payable in family proceedings as set out in the Explanatory Memorandum, whichis published at www.legislation.gov.uk.
It incorporates those fees relating to family proceedings which have been removed from theMagistrates' Courts Fees Order 2008 (S.I. 2008/1052) on the establishment of the single familycourt.
Where fee 2.2 has been paid before this order comes into force, a refund of £1,360 is payable if afinal order is made at a case management conference or case management hearing.
The schedule to this Order contains a new schedule showing all the fees payable in familyproceedings.
A full impact assessment is also annexed to the Explanatory Memorandum.
The SI is available to download here.