Costs payable in Commonwealth family law matters

Costs payable in Commonwealth family law matters

Fee increase

Victoria Legal Aid (VLA) increased all professional fees by 2 percent effective from 1 January 2017.

The fee increase applies to all existing grants of legal assistance where the matter has not been finalised, and new grants made on or after that date. All appearances and additional preparation completed prior to the changes attract the old fees.

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Fees prior to 1 January 2017

For fees payable in Commonwealth family law matters prior to 1 January 2016, see Costs payable in Commonwealth family law matters in the VLA Handbook (December 2014).

For fees payable prior to this, see Archived versions of the Handbook.