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This document is the consultation response for the consultation paper.
It will cover:
- the background to the report
- a summary of the responses to the report
- a detailed response to the specific questions raised in the report
- the next steps following this consultation.
This consultation sets out the proposal for the alignment of online and paper civil fees.
The aim of this proposal is to:
- ensure that our courts and tribunals have the necessary resources to deliver their much-needed services;
- ensure that those who can afford to pay a fee, pay the same fee regardless of whether they lodge a claim online or via the paper route
- simplify the existing fees structure