Domestic Violence Fees to be Scrapped

The fees for non-molestation and occupation orders (and forced marriage protection orders) in domestic violence cases, presently at £75, are to be scrapped from 22nd April 2014; the day when the single family court is created.  This is part of the fee changes in civil and family courts in England and Wales that aim to ensure the income generated by fees more closely matches the cost of the service provided. Read more