The fees are listed in Schedule 1 of the Dust Diseases Tribunal Regulation 2019 (The 'Regulation').
The preferred payment method is credit card.
Completed forms can be lodged via DX, Post or in person at the Tribunal registry unless an exception applies.
'Online' filing of documents and subpoena material is not currently available.
Some forms require a filing fee to be paid at the time of lodgement.
Below is a list of some commonly used forms that can be downloaded from the Uniform Civil Procedure Rules website.
Where a claim is related to previous Asbestos exposure, there are 3 prescribed forms that may apply in addition or in place of some Uniform Civil Procedure Rule forms.
Please refer to the Dust Diseases Tribunal Regulation 2013 and associated legislation for more form related information.
Advice to Practitioners No. 2 of 2013 - Urgent Statements of Claim, may apply with respect to claim lodgment in circumstances where the Plaintiff is gravely ill.
Subpoena and other Court forms may be downloaded from the Uniform Civil Procedure Rules website.
A transcript of a Hearing's proceeding can be ordered by completing this form, and lodging it at the Tribunal registry together with the applicable deposit fee. Should the Transcript request be submitted via email, filing fee payment by credit card may be made over the telephone by dialling the Tribunal registry.
To request non-party access to a court file, please complete and lodge the following form outlining the specific reasons as to why access should be granted to the court file.
A request that evidence be heard via audio-visual link must first be made to the Judge, usually via Notice of Motion with supporting affidavit. Should the order be granted, the party is to then separately make arrangements and pay for the 'Remote' evidence site.
The party then must complete the following forms in order to assist the Tribunal Registry and the Judge's Associate to work with the Court's IT media support branch. The booking fee is to be paid in order to help assist with Court call costs. In the case of interstate and international call costs there may be extra costs to be recouped from the party.