Supreme Court (Criminal Fees) Regulations 2013

Reprint
as at 4 October 2013

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Supreme Court (Criminal Fees) Regulations 2013

(SR 2013/186)

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 20th day of May 2013

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council


Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Justice.


Pursuant to section 387 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Supreme Court (Criminal Fees) Regulations 2013.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 July 2013.

3 Interpretation
  • In these regulations, unless the context otherwise requires,—

    court means the Supreme Court of New Zealand

    criminal appeal means—

    • (a) an appeal, or application for leave to appeal, to the court, and to which the Act applies; or

    • (b) a Solicitor-General's reference to the court under subpart 11 of Part 6 of the Act

    Registrar means the Registrar of the court, and includes any Deputy Registrar of the court.

    Regulation 3 access: revoked, on 4 October 2013, by regulation 4 of the Supreme Court (Criminal Fees) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/417).

4 Access fees
  • (1) The fees prescribed by the Schedule are payable in respect of the matters specified in the Schedule.

    (2) Each of the following is entitled to one copy of any part or parts of the court file or any document relating to a criminal appeal without paying the fee prescribed by item 2 or 3 of the Schedule:

    • (a) a party to the appeal:

    • (b) a lawyer representing a party to the appeal:

    • (c) if the defendant in the proceeding to which the appeal relates is a corporation, a representative of the defendant appointed in accordance with section 12 of the Act.

    (3) [Revoked]

    (4) Fees prescribed by the Schedule are payable by a person specified in section 382(4) of the Act unless the person is exempted under subclause (2).

    Regulation 4(2): replaced, on 4 October 2013, by regulation 5(1) of the Supreme Court (Criminal Fees) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/417).

    Regulation 4(3): revoked, on 4 October 2013, by regulation 5(1) of the Supreme Court (Criminal Fees) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/417).

    Regulation 4(4): amended, on 4 October 2013, by regulation 5(2) of the Supreme Court (Criminal Fees) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/417).

5 GST
  • The fees prescribed by these regulations are inclusive of goods and services tax.

6 Receipts
  • The Registrar must ensure that a person who makes a payment of any amount in or towards a fee prescribed by these regulations is given a receipt for the payment as soon as is reasonably practicable after the amount is received.


Schedule
Access fees

r 4

ItemMatters specified Fee ($)
1[Revoked]  
2Copying a judgment relating to a criminal appeal  30.00
3Copying a document (other than a judgment) relating to a criminal appeal—  
 
  • (a) for each black and white page

 0.20
 
  • (b) for each colour page

 0.40
 
  • (c) for documents in electronic form

 actual and reasonable costs
  • Schedule item 1: revoked, on 4 October 2013, by regulation 6 of the Supreme Court (Criminal Fees) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/417).

Rebecca Kitteridge,
Clerk of the Executive Council.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 23 May 2013.


Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the Supreme Court (Criminal Fees) Regulations 2013 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 Legal status
  • Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, will have the status of an official version once issued by the Chief Parliamentary Counsel under section 17(1) of that Act.

3 Editorial and format changes
4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint