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Censor Fees

DescriptionCostingTimeliness
New title$22.501-5 films- 3days
DVD Copy$5.60 1-10 films- 5 days
Reel$56.25

1-15 films- 8 days; 1-20 films- 10 days

Note: Inform 2 days prior censoring to be schedule

Licenses:

Establishment Fee

 

$1000.00 (Registration fee, paid once)

 

First Application

Exhibitor’s License$500.00  
Lender’s License

$400.00 town areas

$100.00 for rural areas

 
 

Criminal & Civil Court fees

DescriptionCostingTimeliness
Adoption$100

These depend on the Judge’s availability

File by a lawyer

$50.00 (local adoptions)

$100.00 (overseas adoption)

Probates (estate):$18.00 (filing fee)

Divorce:

Internal under the power of Registrar

 

$195.00 (fee inclusive all documentations)

Motion (application)$18.00 filing fee

Claim Amount

$500 and below

 

 $15.00

$500 to $2,000$20.00
$2,000 to $20,000$20.00
$20,000 to $99,000$50.00
$100,000 and over $100.00

 

Lands and Titles Court fees

DescriptionCostingTimeliness
Leave to Appeal Court$300.00Refer to President
Priority Fee$300.00 Registrars Approval
Adjournment fee$500.00Presidents Approval

 

Mediation & Matai Registration

RequestsFeesTimeliness
Matai Publication$100.003 Months
Matai Certificate$ 20.001 day
Confirmation of Matai signed for Beer License$ 50.001 day
Interim Order$100.00Upon approval of Registrar & President
Court petition (Court of First instance)$100.001 day
Survey$150.00 unless certified for greater or lesser amount by President 

About MJCA

Ministry of Justice, Courts and Administration

Mulinuu, Samoa

P.O. Box 49

info@mjca.gov.ws

Upolu Numbers:

  • phone : (685) 22671 - 74
  • Fax : (685) 21050

Savaii Numbers:

  • Phone : (685) 53514
  • Fax : (685) 53513
Please address all correspondences to the Chief Executive Officer / Registrar of the Courts.


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