International Consumer Rights Protection Council

Consumer Court Fee


(Ammended on 1-4-2004)

Central Govt, New Delhi has amended its rule, being Consumer Protection Rule 1987, fixing the filing fee payable in Consumer Dispute to be filed before the Consumer forum as per the recent amendment to Section 12(2) of the CPA 1987, which is as follows; -

Value of goods, Service & Compensation Claimed determine the amount of fee payable
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DISTRICT FORUM (w.e.f. 10-2-2005)

VALUE OF GOODS AND COMPENSATION

AMOUNT PAYABLE

Less than Rs. one lakh

Rs. 100

Rs. one lakh and above, but less than Rs. five lakh

Rs. 200

Rs. five lakh and above, but less than Rs. ten lakh  

Rs. 400

Rs. ten lakh and above

Rs. 500

 

The above amount is to be deposited at the time of filing the Complaint . The payment should be through a Nationalised Bank Demand Draft duly crossed, drawn  in favour of "President, Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum, (district name)".

 

STATE COMMISSION (w.e.f. 10-2-2005)

VALUE OF GOODS AND COMPENSATION

AMOUNT PAYABLE

Rs. twenty lakh and above, but less than Rs. 50 lakh

Rs. 2000

Rs. 50 lakh and above, but less than Rs. 1 crore Rs. 4000

 

The above amount is to be deposited at the time of filing the Complaint . The payment should be through a Nationalised Bank Demand Draft duly crossed, drawn  in favour of "Registrar, State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, ___________ State".

 

NATIONAL COMMISSION (w.e.f. 10-2-2005)

VALUE OF GOODS AND COMPENSATION

AMOUNT PAYABLE

Above Rs. 1 crore

Rs. 5000

 

The above amount is to be deposited at the time of filing the Complaint . The payment should be through a Nationalised Bank Demand Draft duly crossed, drawn  in favour of "Registrar, National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission".

 

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