Fees for body corporate dispute applications

You must pay a fee if you are applying for adjudication and/or conciliation.

We can only process applications once the fee has been paid.

The prescribed application fees for conciliation and adjudication are:

  • $88.90 for a conciliation application
  • $88.90 for an adjudication application (final order only)
  • $186.90 for an adjudication application (interim and final order)

Our fees and charges increase on 1 July each year. On 1 July 2022 our fees and charges were increased by 2.5% in line with Government's indexation policy.

You can contact us to find out details about specific fees, charges or prices.

You do not have to pay GST.

There are many options for payment. Find out how to pay the application fee.

Learn more about body corporate dispute resolution fees and charges from:

If you can’t afford to pay the fee, you can apply to the Commissioner to waive the application fee.

Inspecting applications and submissions

During the adjudication process an ‘interested person’ can see or get copies of the application and/or submissions, and reply to submissions.

An interested person is usually:

  • an applicant
  • a respondent
  • someone affected by the dispute
  • the body corporate
  • a committee member
  • a person who made a submission in response to the application.

The fees to inspect the application and/or the submissions are:

  • $19.35 per hour or part of an hour
  • $76.05—maximum fee for a day.

Fees for copies of the application and/or submissions, and the reply to submissions are:

  • $2.20 per page for less than 20 pages
  • $1.85 per page for 20 to 50 pages
  • $1.35 per page for more than 50 pages.

For more information see:

How to get copies

Write to us to inspect or get copies of the application and/or submissions by emailing bccm@justice.qld.gov.au.

You must include the application reference number in your written request and clearly show what document you want.

How to pay

After you have made your written request and been told the correct fee, there are different ways to pay.

Online

Pay online with your credit card.

By post

Cheques or money orders must be made payable to Body Corporate and Community Management and sent to:

Office of the Commissioner for Body Corporate and Community Management
GPO Box 1049
BRISBANE QLD 4001

Please do not send cash by post.

In person

You can pay in person by cash or EFTPOS at:

Office of the Commissioner for Body Corporate and Community Management
Level 4, 154 Melbourne Street
SOUTH BRISBANE QLD 4000