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Other costs for legal services

 
Nature of costsFees for 1 October 2020
- 30 September 2021

Costs associated with a medical dispute about a medical assessment matter under Part 3.4 of the Act, as allowed by the claims assessor or court—

(a) maximum amount per medical dispute referred to the Authority under section 60 of the Act

$1000

(b) maximum amount per medical dispute referred to the proper officer of the Authority under section 62 of the Act (but only if further assessment occurs under that section)$1000

(c) maximum amount per medical dispute referred to a review panel by the proper officer of the Authority under section 63 of the Act

$1000

(d) maximum amount per claim

$2500

Costs associated with a dispute referred to in section 96 of the Act, as allowed by the claims assessor—

(a) maximum amount per dispute

$1200

(b) maximum amount per claim (not including any amount for a dispute referred to in section 96(1)(e)–(g))

$2500

Cost of representation at an assessment conference under section 104 of the Act—

(a) maximum flat fee

$1250

(b) maximum additional amount per hour for each hour in excess of 2 hours

$300

Maximum costs for any interlocutory court proceedings

$800

Cost of representation in court—

(a) maximum per day for advocate other than senior counsel

$2500

(b) maximum per day for senior counsel

$3550

Cost of conference directly related to an assessment of the claim or a court hearing, maximum per hour

$300