10. Sanctions for non-payment of Court fees

(1) Where a party to proceedings is required to make payment to the Court of a fee specified by the Court but does not pay or make an application for full or part remission of the fee by or at the time the fee is due, the Court may, in accordance with the relevant practice direction, impose on that party such sanctions as the practice directions may provide.
(2) Where a fee is prescribed by any rule made by the Chief Justice under section 184(1) of the Regulations, the Registrar may refuse to accept a document or allow a party to take any step unless and until the relevant fee is paid.
(3) A party may seek full or part remission or deferral of payment of any fee in accordance with the relevant practice direction.
Amended on June 1, 2017