Use this divorce court fee exemption calculator to find out what you might pay in court fees for your divorce.
If you are in receipt of any of the following benefits, you may be entitled to be fully exempt any court fee.
- Income Support
- Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
- Pension Credit guarantee credit
- Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
- Working Tax Credit but not in receipt of Child Tax Credit
If you are under 61 and have disposable capital of £3,000 or more you will not be able to apply for court fee remission even if you are on benefits.
If you are over 61 the threshold is £16,000 disposable capital.
PLEASE NOTE: Court fee exemption is at the court’s discretion.