1.On 18 July 2018, the Committee requested that the Ministry of Justice submit a memorandum on the following point in respect of the Court of Protection, Civil Proceedings and Magistrates’ Courts Fees (Amendment) Order 2018 (S.I. 2018/812):
The Committee notes, with approval, the Department’s explanation of why it is decreasing certain fees payable in proceedings in the Court of Protection, insolvency proceedings and civil proceedings. The Department is invited to submit any further information it wishes to add (if any).
2.We are grateful to the Committee for providing the Department with the opportunity to submit further information. On this occasion, we confirm that we do not wish to do so.
Ministry of Justice
24 July 2018
Published: 14 September 2018