MEDIATION FEES

Item

No.

Service Description Fees GST inclusive
 

1

Information and intake sessions in parenting matters (held before issue of invitation – duration ½ hour)  

$265.00

 

2

Issue of invitation in parenting matters (required by the Family Law Act and Regulations)  

$265.00

 

3

Information and intake session for the invited party in parenting matters $265.00
4 Parenting mediation – 4 hours (includes intake sessions with both parties at no cost)

$2,200

($1,100 per party)

 

 

5

Property Settlement Mediations – ½ day (4 hours) (includes intake sessions with both parties at no cost)

$2,200.00

($1,100 per party)

  Where both parenting and property matters are involved (usually require a full day (8 hours)
(includes intake sessions with both parties at no cost)
 

$4,400.00 ($2,200 Per party)

 

6

Travel not charged for Greater Brisbane or Gold Coast areas

Interstate or regional rates as negotiated.

 

As negotiated

 

7

Mediation rooms are free at our Springwood office otherwise room hire externally is at the cost of the parties – ususally equally unless otherwise agreed

At the parties cost
 

8

Issue of Section 60I Certificate in parenting matters where requested and issued to each requesting party
(No fee charged where parties attend half day or full day mediation)
 

$165.00

 

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Extra time taken in excess of half day and full day mediations will incur fees of $275.00 per party per hour (inclusive of GST)
  • Intake sessions prior to mediation can be held personally, by telephone or Skype or similar video
  • Where either ½ day or full day is booked there is no charge for reasonable reading time and preparation. In complicated matters charges will be based on the hourly rate.
  • Parenting mediation fees may be subject to negotiation where one party is unable to meet the costs. Ultimately though if no agreement can be reached on who is to pay mediation fees in a parenting mediation a Section 60I Certificate may