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Court fees

As of 1 January 2019

Supreme Court

EUR 510

In criminal matters, no fee is payable if a decision of a lower court is amended in favour of the appellant.

In appeals against Market Court decisions, the amount of fee payable is equal to that and determined by factors similar to those at the Market Court.

Supreme Administrative court

EUR 510

No fee is charged for proceedings if a decision subject to appeal is amended in favour of the appellant by the Supreme Administrative Court.

In appeals against Market Court decisions, the amount of fee payable is equal to that and determined by factors similar to those at the Market Court.

Courts of Appeal

Petitionary matters EUR 260

Criminal matters, restraining orders, appeals under the Enforcement Code, and matters where settlement between the parties is not permitted EUR 260

In criminal matters, no fee is payable if a decision of a lower court is amended in favour of the appellant.

Other matters EUR 510

Administrative Courts

EUR 260

No fee is payable if a decision subject to appeal is amended in favour of the appellant by an administrative court.

Market Court

EUR 2050

In public procurement cases heard by the Market Court involving a contract worth at least one million euros, the amount of fee payable is EUR 4,100. A fee of EUR 6,140 is charged for cases involving a contract worth at least 10 million euros.

For private persons, the fee is EUR 510.

Labour Court

EUR 2,050

For private persons, the fee is EUR 510.

Insurance Court

EUR 510

For private persons, the fee is EUR 260.

No fee is payable for consideration of appeals initiated at the Insurance Court by private persons concerning the right to a benefit, the amount of benefit or the recovery of benefits.

No fee is payable if a decision subject to appeal is amended in favour of the appellant by the Insurance Court.

District Courts

Court fees

Criminal matters, restraining orders, appeals under the Enforcement Code, and matters where settlement between the parties is not permitted EUR 260

No fee is payable if a restraining order is imposed by a district court.

No fee is payable for criminal matters prosecuted by a public prosecutor.

Civil matters and land court matters EUR 510

– civil matters under Chapter 5, section 3 of the Code of Judicial Procedure decided by default judgment or by judgment on the basis of admission, or discontinued, for which the information is submitted directly to the information system of the district court EUR 65

– other civil matters under Chapter 5, section 3 of the Code of Judicial Procedure that are decided by default judgment or by judgment on the basis of admission, or discontinued EUR 86

– matters under Chapter 5, section 3 of the Code of Judicial Procedure that are disputed by the defendant EUR 260

Petitionary matter

Normally 260 euros

If the matter becomes disputed and is transferred to a hearing, charges as in a civil case.

However, in the petitionary matters referred to below the charges are:

Divorce

a) 200 euros

b) if the matter transferred to a hearing, charges as in a civil case

c) continued hearing after the reconsideration period 100 euros

Mediation in civil disputes

a) if not started 100 euros

b) if started 260 euros

Bankruptcy

(a) bankruptcy declaration 310 euros, debtor not adjudicated bankrupt;

(b) bankruptcy declaration 670 euros, charged to the bankrupt's estate;

(c) when ends in a distribution list 770 euros;

(d) when ends otherwise than in a distribution list 310 euros; no charge is collected if the process continues in the form of a public investigation;

(e) other bankruptcy matter heard separately 310 euros; no charge is collected in a case concerning imposing of a security measure or coercive measure or certification of an inventory, or other obligation of a debtor, further declaration, or correction or amendment of a confirmed distribution list;

(f) in the case of a contested claim: if the matter is referred to court as one in dispute, a charge equal to the one collected on civil disputes is collected from the contesting party.

Corporate restructuring

(a) hearing where restructuring is denied 310 euros

(b) hearing where restructuring is approved 1020 euros

(c) other matter heard separately 310 euros

Yksityishenkilön velkajärjestely

Velkajärjestelyasia, jossa hakijana on muu kuin velallinen, 260 euroa


 
Published 31.12.2018