Victoria Legal Aid Handbook for Lawyers

Fee table 4 sets out all professional fees payable to lawyers and counsel in Commonwealth family law and child support matters at different stages of a matter.

A range of disbursements are also available at relevant stages. Fees for disbursements are provided on invoices on ATLAS where applicable. For more information, see Disbursements in chapter 24 of the Handbook.

4.1 – Lawyer professional costs (excluding ICL costs)

4.2 – Independent children’s lawyer professional costs

4.3 – Counsel costs and daily circuit fees

Fees outlined in these tables are effective from 1 January this year. For fees payable prior to this date, see Archived versions of the Handbook.

Reviewed 21 February 2022

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