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Synopsis of all changes to the FamGKG on 01/01/2021

FamGKG old version (old version)
in the version valid before 01.01.2021FamGKG new version
in the version valid on 01.01.2021
by Article 2 G. v. December 21, 2020 Federal Law Gazette I p. 3229
(version valid today)
(Text section unchanged)

§ 15 Exceptions to the dependency


§ 14 does not apply,

1. if the applicant has been granted legal aid,

2. if the applicant is entitled to exemption from fees or

(Text old version)

3. if the intended prosecution appears to be neither hopeless nor will it appear willful and if it is made plausible that

(Text new version)

3. if the intended prosecution appears neither hopeless nor willful and if it is made plausible that

a) the prompt payment of the costs would cause difficulties for the applicant, taking into account his financial situation or for other reasons, or

b) a delay would cause the applicant damage that is impossible or difficult to repair; In this case, the declaration of the attorney appointed as proxy is sufficient for substantiation.



(version valid today)

Section 28 Value Charges




(1) 1 If the fees are based on the procedural value, the fee for a procedural value of up to 500 euros is 35 euros. 2 The fee increases for one


Procedural
value
up to ... euro | for each
started-
an amount
of further
... euro | around
... Euro

2.000 | 500 | 18

10.000 | 1.000 | 19

25.000 | 3.000 | 26

50.000 | 5.000 | 35

200.000 | 15.000 | 120

500.000 | 30.000 | 179

above
500.000 | 50.000 | 180.



(1) 1 If the fees are based on the procedural value, the fee for a procedural value of up to 500 euros is 38 euros. 2 The fee increases for one


Procedural
value
up to ... euro | for each
started
amount of
further ... Euro | around
... Euro

2.000 | 500 | 20

10.000 | 1.000 | 21

25.000 | 3.000 | 29

50.000 | 5.000 | 38

200.000 | 15.000 | 132

500.000 | 30.000 | 198

above
500.000 | 50.000 | 198.


3 A table of fees for process values ​​up to EUR 500,000 is attached to this Act as Annex 2.

(2) The minimum fee is 15 euros.



(1) The divorce case and the subsequent cases are considered to be one proceeding.



(2) 1 If in Section 137 (3) of the Act on the Procedure in Family Matters and in Matters of Non-Legal Jurisdiction there are follow-up matters, the procedural value according to Section 43 increases for each child matter by 20 percent, up to a maximum of 3,000 euros each; A child-related thing is also to be assessed as an object if it affects several children. 2 The values ​​of the other subsequent items are added. 3 Section 33 (1) sentence 2 does not apply.



(2) 1 If in Section 137 (3) of the Act on the Procedure in Family Matters and in Matters of Non-contentious Jurisdiction, the child-related matters mentioned in Section 43, the procedural value increases by 20 percent for each child-related matter, up to a maximum of 4,000 euros each; a child-related thing is also to be assessed as one object if it concerns several children. 2 The values ​​of the other subsequent items are added. 3 Section 33 (1) sentence 2 does not apply.

(3) If the amount by which the procedural value of the matrimonial matter increases (paragraph 2) is unreasonable in the special circumstances of the individual case, the court may consider a higher or lower amount.



Section 45 Certain Parent Matters


(1) In a filial matter that

1. the transfer or withdrawal of parental custody or part of parental custody,

2. the right of access including custody,

3. the right to information about the child's personal circumstances or

4. the surrender of children



concerns, the procedural value is 3,000 euros.



concerns, the procedural value is 4,000 euros.

(2) A child-related matter in accordance with paragraph 1 is also to be assessed as one object if it affects several children.

(3) If the value determined in accordance with paragraph 1 is unreasonable in the particular circumstances of the individual case, the court may set a higher or lower value.



(version valid today)

Appendix 1 (to Section 3 (2)) List of costs


structure

Part 1 fees

Main section 1 Main proceedings in matrimonial matters including all subsequent matters
Section 1 First Instance
Section 2 Appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Section 3 Appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Section 4 Admission of the jump right to appeal against the final decision because of the main subject

Main section 2 Main proceedings in independent family disputes
Section 1 Simplified Procedure for the Maintenance of Minors
Subsection 1 First Instance
Subsection 2 Appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Subsection 3 Appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Subsection 4 Admission of the jump right complaint against the final decision because of the main subject
Section 2, other procedures
Subsection 1 First Instance
Subsection 2 Appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Subsection 3 Appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Subsection 4 Admission of the jump right complaint against the final decision because of the main subject

Main section 3 Main proceedings in independent family cases of voluntary jurisdiction
Section 1 Childhood Matters
Subsection 1 Proceedings before the family court
Subsection 2 Appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Subsection 3 Appeal on appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Subsection 4 Admission of the jump right complaint against the final decision because of the main subject
Section 2 Other family matters under voluntary jurisdiction
Subsection 1 First Instance
Subsection 2 Appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Subsection 3 Appeal on appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Subsection 4 Admission of the jump right complaint against the final decision because of the main subject

Main section 4 Interim legal protection
Section 1 Provisional injunction in matters relating to children
Subsection 1 First Instance
Subsection 2 Appeal against the final decision on the main subject
Section 2 Provisional injunction in other family matters, arrest and European decision on the provisional attachment of accounts
Subsection 1 First Instance
Subsection 2 Appeal against the final decision on the main subject

Main Section 5 Special Fees

Section 6 Enforcement

Main section 7 Procedures with an international dimension
Section 1 First Instance
Section 2 Complaint and appeal against the final decision on the main subject

Main section 8 Complaint for violation of the right to be heard

Main section 9 Remaining legal remedies
Section 1 Other Complaints
Section 2 Other Legal Complaints
Section 3 Admission of the jump right complaint in other cases

Part 2 expenses


Part 1 fees


No. | Fee event | Fee or rate
according to the fee
Section 28 of the FamGKG



Main section 1 Main proceedings in matrimonial matters including all subsequent matters



Part 1
First act

1110 | Procedure in general | 2.0

1111 | Termination of the proceedings with regard to the matrimonial matter or a subsequent matter
1. Withdrawal of the application
a) before the end of the oral hearing,
b) in the cases of Section 128 (2) ZPO, before the point in time at the end of the
corresponds to an oral hearing,
c) in the case of Section 331 (3) ZPO, before the end of the day on which the final decision
is transmitted to the office,
2. Acknowledgment or waiver decision or final decision, which according to § 38
Paragraph 4 No. 2 and 3 FamFG does not contain any justification or just
because it can be expected that the resolution will apply abroad
is made (§ 38 Abs. 5 Nr. 4 FamFG), with the exception of the final decision in
a divorce case,
3. court settlement or
4. Settlement of the main issue if no decision is made about the costs
or the decision of a previously communicated agreement on how the costs will be borne
or a declaration of cost assumption follows,
unless a final decision other than one of the number 2
is preceded by the above-mentioned decisions: |

The fee 1110 is reduced to
(1) If the entire procedure is not terminated within the association, the terminated matrimonial matter is open
one or more completed subsequent cases to apply § 44 FamGKG and the fee only
to this extent to be reduced.
(2) The completion of a final decision made without justification (Section 38 (6)
FamFG) does not prevent the reduction.
(3) The fee is also reduced if several reduction factors are met. | 0.5



Section 2
Appeal against the final decision on the main subject

Preliminary remark 1.1.2:
This section also applies if the complaint is limited to a consequential matter.

1120 | Procedure in general | 3.0

1121 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the complaint or the
Before the court has received the letter in support of the complaint: |

The fee 1120 is reduced to
The settlement of the main thing is equivalent to the withdrawal, if no decision on the
Costs are incurred or the decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of the costs or
a declaration of assumption of costs follows. | 0.5

1122 | Termination of proceedings with regard to the matrimonial matter or a subsequent matter, if
not fulfilled number 1121, by
1. Withdrawal of the complaint or application
a) before the end of the oral hearing or,
b) if an oral hearing does not take place, before the end of the day on which
the final decision is communicated to the office, |

| 2. Acknowledgment or waiver decision,
3. court settlement or
4. Settlement of the main issue if no decision is made about the costs
or the decision of a previously communicated agreement on how the costs will be borne
or a declaration of cost assumption follows,
unless there is already another end than one of the final
preceded by decisions: |

The fee 1120 is reduced to
(1) If the entire procedure is not terminated within the association, the terminated matrimonial matter is open
to apply one or more completed subsequent cases § 44 FamGKG and the fee only insofar
to reduce.
(2) The fee is also reduced if more than one reduction factor is met. | 1.0



Section 3
Appeal against the final decision because of the main subject

Preliminary remark 1.1.3:
This section also applies if the appeal is limited to a consequential matter.

1130 | Procedure in general | 4.0

1131 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint
or the application before the written statement substantiating the appeal to the court
received: |

The 1130 fee is reduced to
The settlement of the main thing is equivalent to the withdrawal, if no decision on the
Costs are incurred or the decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of the costs or
a declaration of assumption of costs follows. | 1.0

1132 | Termination of the proceedings with regard to the matrimonial matter or a subsequent matter
Withdrawal of the legal complaint or the application before the end of the day on which
the final decision is communicated to the office, if not number 1131
is fulfilled: |

The 1130 fee is reduced to
If the entire process is not ended in the group, the ended matrimonial matter is up and down
to apply one or more completed subsequent cases § 44 FamGKG and the fee only
to this extent to be reduced. | 2.0



Section 4
Admission of the jump right complaint against the final decision because of the main subject

1140 | Procedure for the admission of the jump right complaint:
As far as the application is rejected | 1.0



Main section 2 Main proceedings in independent family disputes



Part 1
Simplified procedure for the maintenance of minors

Subsection 1
First act

1210 | Decision on an application for the determination of maintenance in accordance with Section 249 (1)
FamFG with the exception of a stipulation in accordance with Section 253 (1) sentence 2 FamFG | 0.5

Subsection 2
Appeal against the final decision on the main subject

1211 | Procedure about the complaint according to § 256 FamFG against the determination of maintenance in the
simplified procedure | 1.0

1212 | Termination of the entire procedure without a final decision:
The fee 1211 is reduced to
(1) If the decision is not announced by reading out the decision formula
the fee is reduced even if the complaint is withdrawn before it expires
the day on which the final decision is communicated to the office.
(2) A decision on the costs does not preclude the reduction if the
Decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of costs or a cost transfer
declaration of acceptance follows. | 0.5

Subsection 3
Appeal against the final decision because of the main subject

1213 | Procedure in general | 1.5

1214 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint
or the application before the written statement substantiating the appeal to the court
received:
The fee 1213 is reduced to | 0.5

1215 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint
or the application before the end of the day on which the final decision of the business
body is transmitted if number 1214 is not fulfilled:
The fee 1213 is reduced to | 1.0

Subsection 4
Admission of the jump right complaint against the final decision because of the main subject

1216 | Procedure for the admission of the jump right complaint:
As far as the application is rejected | 0.5



Section 2
The rest of the procedure

Subsection 1
First act

1220 | procedure in general
Insofar as a dunning procedure has preceded the same subject matter,
The fee arises when the files are received by the family court to which the legal dispute is sent
is submitted after the objection has been raised or the objection has been filed; in this case
a fee 1100 of the list of costs for the GKG is based on the value of the
counted that has passed into the litigation. | 3.0

1221 | Completion of the entire procedure
1. Withdrawal of the application
a) before the end of the oral hearing,
b) in the cases of Section 128 (2) ZPO, before the date of the end of the
corresponds to an oral hearing,
c) in the case of Section 331 (3) ZPO, before the end of the day on which the final decision
is sent to the office,
if no decision is made on the costs in accordance with Section 269, Paragraph 3, Clause 3 of the Code of Civil Procedure
or the decision of a previously communicated agreement on how the costs will be borne
or a declaration of assumption of costs follows, |

| 2. Acknowledgment or waiver decision or final decision, which according to § 38
Paragraph 4 No. 2 or 3 FamFG does not contain any justification or just
because it can be expected that the resolution will apply abroad
is made (Section 38 (5) No. 4 FamFG),
3. court settlement or
4. Settlement of the main issue if no decision is made about the costs
or the decision of a previously communicated agreement on how the costs will be borne
or a declaration of cost assumption follows,
unless a final decision other than one of the number 2
is preceded by the above-mentioned decisions: |

The fee 1220 is reduced to
(1) The withdrawal of the application to carry out the disputed procedure (Section 696 (1) ZPO),
the objection to the order for payment or the objection to the enforcement
are equivalent to withdrawing the application (number 1).
(2) The completion of a final decision made without justification (Section 38 (6)
FamFG) does not prevent the reduction.
(3) The fee is also reduced if more than one reduction factor is met. | 1.0

Subsection 2
Appeal against the final decision on the main subject

1222 | Procedure in general | 4.0

1223 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the complaint or the
Before the court has received the letter in support of the complaint: |

The fee 1222 is reduced to
The settlement of the main thing is equivalent to the withdrawal, if no decision on the
Costs are incurred or the decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of the costs or
a declaration of assumption of costs follows. | 1.0

1224 | Termination of the entire procedure if number 1223 is not fulfilled by
1. Withdrawal of the complaint or application
a) before the end of the oral hearing or,
b) if an oral hearing does not take place, before the end of the day on which
the final decision is communicated to the office,
2. Acknowledgment or waiver decision,
3. court settlement or
4. Settlement of the main issue if no decision is made about the costs
or the decision of a previously communicated agreement on how the costs will be borne
or a declaration of cost assumption follows,
unless a final decision other than one of the number 2
is preceded by the above-mentioned decisions: |

The fee 1222 is reduced to
The fee is also reduced if more than one reduction factor has been met. | 2.0

Subsection 3
Appeal against the final decision because of the main subject

1225 | Procedure in general | 5.0

1226 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint
or the application before the written statement substantiating the appeal to the court
received: |

The fee 1225 is reduced to
The settlement of the main thing is equivalent to the withdrawal, if no decision on the
Costs are incurred or the decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of the costs or
a declaration of assumption of costs follows. | 1.0

1227 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint
or the application before the end of the day on which the final decision of the business
place is transmitted if number 1226 is not fulfilled: |

The fee 1225 is reduced to | 3.0

Subsection 4
Admission of the jump right complaint against the final decision because of the main subject

1228 | Procedure for the admission of the jump right complaint:
As far as the application is rejected | 1.5

1229 | Procedure for the admission of the jump right complaint:
Insofar as the application is withdrawn or the procedure is dealt with elsewhere
is terminated
The fee does not arise if the jump right complaint is admitted. | 1.0



Main section 3 Main proceedings in independent family cases of voluntary jurisdiction



Part 1
Childhood matters



Preliminary remark 1.3.1:
(1) No fees are charged for
1. the guardianship for a womb,
2. Childhood matters according to § 151 No. 6 and 7 FamFG and
3. a procedure that affects tasks under the Youth Courts Act.
(2) Fees according to this section are only charged to the minor if his assets after deduction of the
Liabilities are more than 25,000 euros; the one named in Section 90, Paragraph 2, No. 8 of Book Twelve of the Social Code
Asset is not included.



Preliminary remark 1.3.1:
(1) No fees are charged for
1. the guardianship for a womb,
2. Childhood matters according to § 151 No. 6 and 7 FamFG and
3. a procedure that affects tasks under the Youth Courts Act.
(2) Fees according to this section will only be charged to the minor if, at the time the respective fee is due, his or her assets after deducting liabilities are more than € 25,000; the asset named in Section 90, Paragraph 2, No. 8 of Book Twelve of the Social Security Code is not included.

Subsection 1
Proceedings before the family court

1310 | procedure in general
(1) The fee does not arise for proceedings
1. that fall within the framework of a guardianship or guardianship,
2. for which fee 1313 arises or
3. which end with the arrangement of a guardianship.
(2) In addition to the fee for the procedure in which this is ordered, no special fees are charged for the custody. | 0.5



1311 | Annual fee for each calendar year or part thereof in the case of a guardianship or long-term custodian,
if number 1312 does not apply
(1) The assets of the minor affected by the measure are only used for the fee
taken into account insofar as it amounts to more than EUR 25,000 after deduction of liabilities; the in
§ 90 Abs. 2 Nr. 8 of the Twelfth Book of the Social Security Code named asset is not
including. If the subject of the measure is part of the property, this part is at most
of assets to be taken into account.
(2) For when the measure is ordered or when the family court first acts
Admission of guardianship current and the following calendar year will only be an annual fee
raised.
(3) If a measure extends to several minors, the fee will be charged for each
Minors particularly charged.
(4) If a guardianship changes to a guardianship, it is a uniform one
Procedure. | € 5.00
each started
5.000,00 €
the to
consider-
the
Fortune
- at least
50,00 €

1312 | Annual fee for each calendar year commenced in the case of long-term care providers who do not directly
Has property or parts of property as its object | € 200.00
- at most
a fee
1311



1311 | Annual fee for each calendar year or part thereof in the case of a guardianship or long-term custodian,
if number 1312 does not apply
(1) The assets of the minor affected by the measure are only used for the fee
taken into account insofar as it amounts to more than € 25,000 after deduction of liabilities; the in
§ 90 Abs. 2 Nr. 8 of the Twelfth Book of the Social Security Code named asset is not
including. If the subject of the measure is part of the property, this part is at most
of assets to be taken into account.
(2) For the order of the measure or the first activity of the family court after
Admission of guardianship current and the following calendar year will only be an annual fee
raised.
(3) If a measure extends to several minors, the fee will be charged for each
Minors particularly charged.
(4) If a guardianship changes to a guardianship, it is a uniform one
Procedure.
(5) If the guardianship or long-term custody does not last longer than three months, the fee, in deviation from the minimum amount specified in the fee column, is € 100.00. | € 5.00
each started
5.000,00 €
the to
consider-
the
Fortune
- at least
50,00 €

1312 | Annual fee for each calendar year commenced in the case of long-term care that does not directly concern the property or parts of the property ...
If the long-term care does not last longer than three months, the fee is € 100.00 in deviation from the minimum amount specified in the fee column. | € 200.00
- at most
a fee
1311

1313 | Procedure in general at a guardianship for individual legal acts
(1) In the case of a guardianship for several minors, the fee is only calculated once from the
totaled value collected. Minors, of whom, according to preliminary remark 1.3.1 para. 2
no fee is to be levied are not to be taken into account. The maximum fee is the sum of the
all minors to be taken into account, the relevant fee 1311. | 0.5
- at most
a fee
1311



| (2) The maximum fee is to be based on fee 1311 in the amount in which it is for a
Guardianship would arise.
(3) The fee is not charged if the minor has a guardianship or a
Long-term care that relates to the same object exists. |



| (2) The maximum fee is to be based on fee 1311 in the amount in which it would arise in the event of a guardianship. Paragraph 5 of the note on number 1311 does not apply.
(3) The fee is not charged if the minor has a guardianship or a
Long-term care that relates to the same object exists. |

Subsection 2
Appeal against the final decision on the main subject

1314 | Procedure in general | 1.0

1315 | Termination of the entire procedure without a final decision:
The fee 1314 is reduced to
(1) If the decision is not announced by reading out the decision formula
the fee is reduced even if the complaint is withdrawn before it expires
the day on which the final decision is communicated to the office.
(2) A decision on the costs does not preclude the reduction if the
Decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of costs or a cost transfer
declaration of acceptance follows.
(3) The approval of a court settlement (Section 156 (2) FamFG) does not prevent the reduction. | 0.5

Subsection 3
Appeal against the final decision because of the main subject

1316 | Procedure in general | 1.5

1317 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint or
of the application before the written statement on the grounds of the complaint has been received by the court
is:
The fee 1316 is reduced to | 0.5

1318 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint
or the application before the end of the day on which the final decision of the business
body is transmitted if number 1317 is not fulfilled:
The fee 1316 is reduced to | 1.0

Subsection 4
Admission of the jump right complaint against the final decision because of the main subject

1319 | Procedure for the admission of the jump right complaint:
As far as the application is rejected | 0.5



Section 2
Other family matters of voluntary jurisdiction

Preliminary remark 1.3.2:
(1) This section applies to
1. descent matters,
2. Adoption matters that affect an adult,
3. Marital home and household items,
4. things to protect against violence,
5. Pension equalization matters as well
6. Maintenance matters, property law matters and other family matters (Section 111 No. 10 FamFG) that are not family disputes.
(2) In adoption matters, procedures for the replacement of the consent for adoption as a child in addition to the fees for
the procedure for adopting a child does not charge any fees.
(3) For procedures regarding certificates according to Section 3 Subsection 2 EUGewSchVG, the fees are determined in accordance with Part 1, Main Section 7.

Subsection 1
First act

1320 | Procedure in general | 2.0

1321 | End of the whole procedure
1. without a final decision,
2. by withdrawing the application before the end of the day on which the final decision
notification is sent to the office if the decision has not already been made
has been announced by reading out the decision formula, or
3. if the final decision does not contain any justification or only therefore a
because it can be expected that the resolution will apply abroad
is made (§ 38 Abs. 5 Nr. 4 FamFG): |

The fee 1320 is reduced to
(1) The completion of a final decision made without justification (Section 38 (6)
FamFG) does not prevent the reduction.
(2) The fee is also reduced if more than one reduction factor is met. | 0.5

Subsection 2
Appeal against the final decision on the main subject

1322 | Procedure in general | 3.0

1323 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the complaint or the
Before the court has received the letter in support of the complaint:
The fee 1322 is reduced to | 0.5

1324 | Termination of the entire procedure without a final decision, if not num-
mer 1323 is fulfilled:
The fee 1322 is reduced to
(1) If the decision is not announced by reading out the decision formula
the fee is reduced even if the complaint is withdrawn before it expires
the day on which the final decision is communicated to the office.
(2) A decision on the costs does not preclude the reduction if the
Decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of costs or a cost transfer
declaration of acceptance follows. | 1.0

Subsection 3
Appeal against the final decision because of the main subject

1325 | Procedure in general | 4.0

1326 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint or
of the application before the written statement on the grounds of the appeal is received by the court
is:
The fee 1325 is reduced to | 1.0

1327 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint
or the application before the end of the day on which the final decision of the business
body is transmitted if number 1326 is not fulfilled:
The fee 1325 is reduced to | 2.0

Subsection 4
Admission of the jump right complaint against the final decision because of the main subject

1328 | Procedure for the admission of the jump right complaint:
As far as the application is rejected | 1.0



Main section 4 Interim legal protection

Preliminary remark 1.4:

(1) In the procedure for obtaining a European order for the provisional attachment of accounts, fees according to this main section are only charged in the case of Article 5 letter a of Regulation (EU) No. 655/2014. In the cases of Article 5 letter b of Regulation (EU) No. 655/2014, the fees are determined according to the provisions of the GKG applicable to foreclosure.

(2) In proceedings for the issuance of an interim order and for its cancellation or amendment, the fees are charged only once. This applies accordingly in the attachment procedure and in the procedure under Regulation (EU) No. 655/2014.



Part 1
Provisional injunction in matters relating to children

Subsection 1
First act

1410 | procedure in general
The fee does not arise for proceedings that fall within the framework of a guardianship or guardianship, and for proceedings that relate to a child-related matter according to § 151 No. 6 and 7 FamFG. | 0.3

Subsection 2
Appeal against the final decision on the main subject

1411 | Procedure in general | 0.5

1412 | Termination of the entire procedure without a final decision:
The fee 1411 is reduced to
(1) If the decision is not announced by reading out the decision formula
the fee is reduced even if the complaint is withdrawn before it expires
the day on which the final decision is communicated to the office.
(2) A decision on the costs does not preclude the reduction if the
Decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of costs or a cost transfer
declaration of acceptance follows. | 0.3



Section 2
Provisional order in the other family matters, arrest and European decision on the temporary attachment of accounts

Preliminary remark 1.4.2:
This section applies to family disputes and the procedures mentioned in preliminary note 1.3.2.

Subsection 1
First act

1420 | Procedure in general | 1.5

1421 | Termination of the entire procedure without a final decision:
The fee 1420 is reduced to
(1) If the decision is not announced by reading out the decision formula
the fee is reduced even if the application is withdrawn before the expiry of the
Day on which the final decision is sent to the office.
(2) A decision on the costs does not preclude the reduction if the
Decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of costs or a cost transfer
declaration of acceptance follows. | 0.5

Subsection 2
Appeal against the final decision on the main subject

1422 | Procedure in general | 2.0

1423 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the complaint or the
Before the court has received the letter in support of the complaint:
Fee 1422 is reduced to | 0.5

1424 | Termination of the entire procedure without a final decision, if not number 1423
is satisfied:
The fee 1422 is reduced to
(1) If the decision is not announced by reading out the decision formula
the fee is reduced even if the complaint is withdrawn before it expires
the day on which the final decision is communicated to the office.
(2) A decision on the costs does not preclude the reduction if the
Decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of costs or a cost transfer
declaration of acceptance follows. | 1.0



Main Section 5 Special Fees

1500 | Conclusion of a court settlement:
Insofar as a settlement is concluded on matters not pending in court
The fee does not arise in the procedure for legal aid. In relation to the fee for the procedure in general, Section 30 (3) FamGKG is to be applied accordingly. | 0.25

1501 | Imposition of a fee according to § 32 FamGKG due to delay in the procedure | as from
Court determined



1502 | Order of coercive measures by decision according to § 35 FamFG:
per arrangement | € 20.00



1502 | Order of coercive measures by resolution according to § 35 FamFG:
per arrangement | € 22.00

1503 | Independent evidence procedure | 1.0



Section 6 Enforcement

Preliminary remark 1.6:
The provisions of this main section apply to enforcement according to Book 1 Section 8 of the FamFG, insofar as this
Family court is responsible. For actions by the enforcement or arrest court, fees are charged according to the GKG.
lifted.



1600 | Procedure on the application for another enforceable copy
(§ 733 ZPO)
The fee is charged separately for each additional enforceable copy. Are because of
the same claim in a dunning procedure against several people separately
Enforcement notices have been issued and several others will be issued at the same time
Applies for enforceable copies, the fee will only be charged once. | € 20.00

1601 | Ordering a justifiable act to be carried out by a third party | € 20.00

1602 | Arrangement of compulsory or regulatory means:
per arrangement
Several orders are deemed to be one order if they concern the same obligation. This
does not apply if the subject of the obligation is the repeated performance of an act or a
Omission is. | € 20.00



1600 | Procedure on the application for another enforceable copy
(§ 733 ZPO)
The fee is charged separately for each additional enforceable copy. Are because of
the same claim in a dunning procedure against several people separately
Enforcement notices have been issued and several others will be issued at the same time
requests enforceable copies, the fee will only be charged once. | € 22.00

1601 | Ordering a reasonable act to be carried out by a third party | € 22.00

1602 | Arrangement of compulsory or regulatory means:
per arrangement
Several orders are deemed to be one order if they concern the same obligation. This
does not apply if the subject of the obligation is the repeated performance of an act or a
Omission is. | € 22.00

1603 | Procedure for the acceptance of an affidavit (Section 94 FamFG)
The fee arises with the order of the court that the obligated person take an affidavit
Has to submit insurance, or with the receipt of the application from the beneficiary. | € 35.00



Main section 7 Procedures with an international dimension

Preliminary remark 1.7:

In procedures according to the EUGewSchVG, with the exception of the procedures for certificates according to Section 3 Subsection 2 EUGewSchVG, the fees are determined according to Part 1, Main Section 3, Section 2.



Part 1
First act

1710 | Procedure on applications
1. Issuance of a court order for the return of the child or about the
Right to personal contact according to the IntFamRVG, |



| 2. Declaration of enforceability of foreign titles,
3. Establishing whether the foreign decision is to be recognized, including
the orders according to § 33 IntFamRVG to restore the custody
ratio,
4. Issuance of the enforcement clause on foreign titles and
5. Cancellation or amendment of decisions in the numbers 2 to 4
procedure mentioned | € 240.00

1711 | Procedure for the application for the issuance of a certificate according to § 57 AVAG, § 48 IntFamRVG, § 14 EUGewSchVG or § 27 IntGüRVG or for the issue of the form or the certificate according to § 71 para. 1 AUG | 15.00 €

1712 | Procedure for the application for the issuance of a confirmation according to § 1079 ZPO | € 20.00

1713 | Procedure according to
1. Section 3 (2) of the Act for the Execution of the
between the Federal Republic of Germany
and the Republic of Austria from June 6, 1959
about mutual recognition and full
extension of court decisions,
Comparisons and public documents in civil
and commercial matters in the federal law
sheet part III, structure number 319-12, published
published, adjusted version, the last
by Article 23 of the Law of July 27th
2001 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 1887) has been changed, and
2. Section 34 (1) AUG ... | € 60.00

1714 | Procedure for the application according to § 107 Abs. 5, 6 and 8, § 108 Abs. 2 FamFG:
The request is rejected | € 240.00

1715 | End the entire procedure by withdrawing the application before the expiry of the
Day on which the final decision is sent to the office if the
Decision not already announced by reading out the decision formula
has been:
The fee 1710 or 1714 is reduced to | € 90.00



| 2. Declaration of enforceability of foreign titles,
3. Establishing whether the foreign decision is to be recognized, including
the orders according to § 33 IntFamRVG to restore the custody
ratio,
4. Issuance of the enforcement clause on foreign titles and
5. Cancellation or amendment of decisions in the numbers 2 to 4
mentioned procedure | € 264.00

1711 | Procedure for the application for the issuance of a certificate according to Section 57 AVAG, Section 48 IntFamRVG, Section 14 EUGewSchVG or Section 27 IntGüRVG or for the issue of the form or the certificate according to Section 71 (1) AUG | € 17.00

1712 | Procedure for the application for the issuance of a confirmation according to § 1079 ZPO | € 22.00

1713 | Procedure according to
1. Section 3 (2) of the Act for the Execution of the
between the Federal Republic of Germany
and the Republic of Austria from June 6, 1959
about mutual recognition and full
extension of court decisions,
Comparisons and public documents in civil
and commercial matters in the federal law
sheet part III, structure number 319-12, published
published, adjusted version, the last
by Article 23 of the Law of July 27th
2001 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 1887) has been changed, and
2. Section 34 (1) AUG ... | € 66.00

1714 | Procedure for the application according to Section 107 Paragraphs 5, 6 and 8, Section 108 Paragraph 2 FamFG:
The request is rejected | € 264.00

1715 | End the entire procedure by withdrawing the application before the expiry of the
Day on which the final decision is sent to the office if the
Decision not already announced by reading out the decision formula
has been:
The fee 1710 or 1714 is reduced to | € 99.00



Section 2
Complaint and legal complaint against the final decision because of the main subject



1720 | Procedure about the complaint or legal complaint in the number 1710,
1713 and 1714 | € 360.00

1721 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the complaint, the
Appeal on a point of law or the application before the written justification of the
Appeal has been received by the court:
The fee 1720 is reduced to | € 90.00

1722 | Termination of the entire procedure without a final decision, if not
Number 1721 is fulfilled:
The fee 1720 is reduced to
(1) If the decision is not announced by reading out the decision formula
has been, the fee is also reduced in the event that the complaint or the
Legal complaint before the end of the day on which the final decision of the office
is averaged.
(2) A decision on the costs does not preclude the reduction if the
Decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of costs or a cost transfer
declaration of acceptance follows. | 180.00 €



1720 | Procedure about the complaint or legal complaint in the number 1710,
1713 and 1714 | € 396.00

1721 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the complaint, the
Appeal on a point of law or the application before the written justification of the
Appeal has been received by the court:
The fee 1720 is reduced to | € 99.00

1722 | Termination of the entire procedure without a final decision, if not
Number 1721 is fulfilled:
The fee 1720 is reduced to
(1) If the decision is not announced by reading out the decision formula
has been, the fee is also reduced in the event that the complaint or the
Legal complaint before the end of the day on which the final decision of the office
is averaged.
(2) A decision on the costs does not preclude the reduction if the
Decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of costs or a cost transfer
declaration of acceptance follows. | € 198.00

1723 | Procedure about the complaint in
1. the procedures referred to in numbers 1711 and 1712,
2. Procedure according to § 245 FamFG or
3. Procedure for the correction or the revocation of a confirmation according to § 1079
ZPO: |



The complaint is rejected or rejected | € 60.00



The complaint is rejected or rejected | € 66.00



Main section 8 Complaint for violation of the right to be heard



1800 | Procedure for the complaint due to violation of the right to be heard (§§ 44, 113 Abs. 1 Satz 2 FamFG, § 321a ZPO):
The complaint is rejected or rejected in its entirety | € 60.00



1800 | Procedure for the complaint due to violation of the right to be heard (§§ 44, 113 Abs. 1 Satz 2 FamFG, § 321a ZPO):
The complaint is rejected or rejected in its entirety | € 66.00



Main section 9 Remaining legal remedies



Part 1
Other complaints





1910 | Procedure for the complaint in the cases of Section 71 (2), Section 91a (2), Section 99 (2),
Section 269 (5) or Section 494a (2) sentence 2 ZPO | € 90.00

1911 | Termination of the entire procedure without a final decision:
The 1910 fee is reduced to
(1) If the decision is not announced by reading out the decision formula
the fee is reduced even if the complaint is withdrawn before it expires
the day on which the final decision is communicated to the office.
(2) A decision on the costs does not preclude the reduction if the
Decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of costs or a cost transfer
declaration of acceptance follows. | € 60.00

1912 | Procedure about an unspecified complaint that does not seek another
Regulations free of charge:
The complaint is rejected or rejected
If the complaint is only partially rejected or rejected, the court can reimburse the fee
in its equitable discretion to halve or determine that a fee is not to be paid
raise is. | € 60.00



1910 | Procedure for the complaint in the cases of Section 71 (2), Section 91a (2), Section 99 (2),
Section 269 (5) or Section 494a (2) sentence 2 ZPO | € 99.00

1911 | Termination of the entire procedure without a final decision:
The 1910 fee is reduced to
(1) If the decision is not announced by reading out the decision formula
the fee is reduced even if the complaint is withdrawn before it expires
the day on which the final decision is communicated to the office.
(2) A decision on the costs does not preclude the reduction if the
Decision of a previously communicated agreement on the bearing of costs or a cost transfer
declaration of acceptance follows. | € 66.00

1912 | Procedure about an unspecified complaint that does not seek another
Regulations free of charge:
The complaint is rejected or rejected
If the complaint is only partially rejected or rejected, the court can reimburse the fee
in its equitable discretion to halve or determine that a fee is not to be paid
raise is. | € 66.00



Section 2
Other legal complaints



1920 | Procedure on the legal complaint in the cases of Section 71 (1), Section 91a (1) and Section 99
Paragraph 2, Section 269 Paragraph 4 or
Section 494a (2) sentence 2 ZPO | 180.00 €

1921 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the appeal on a point of law or the application,
before the court has received the letter on the grounds of the appeal:
The 1920 fee is reduced to | € 60.00

1922 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint
or the application before the end of the day on which the final decision of the business
body is transmitted if number 1921 is not fulfilled:
The 1920 fee is reduced to | € 90.00

1923 | Proceedings on a legal complaint that is not specifically listed and that is not after
other regulations are free of charge:
The appeal on a point of law is rejected or rejected
If the appeal on a point of law is only partially rejected or dismissed, the court may the
Reduce fee by half at its reasonable discretion or determine that a fee is not
is to be raised. | € 120.00

1924 | Procedure regarding the legal complaints mentioned in number 1923:
End of the entire procedure by withdrawing legal rights
complaint or the application before the end of the day on which the final decision
is transmitted to the office | € 60.00



1920 | Procedure on the legal complaint in the cases of Section 71 (1), Section 91a (1), and Section 99
Paragraph 2, Section 269 Paragraph 4 or
Section 494a (2) sentence 2 ZPO | € 198.00

1921 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the appeal on a point of law or the application,
before the court has received the letter on the grounds of the appeal:
The 1920 fee is reduced to | € 66.00

1922 | Termination of the entire procedure by withdrawing the legal complaint
or the application before the end of the day on which the final decision of the business
body is transmitted if number 1921 is not fulfilled:
The 1920 fee is reduced to | € 99.00

1923 | Proceedings on a legal complaint that is not specifically listed and that is not after
other regulations are free of charge:
The appeal on a point of law is rejected or rejected
If the appeal on a point of law is only partially rejected or rejected, the court may the
Reduce fee by half at its reasonable discretion or determine that a fee is not
is to be raised. | € 132.00

1924 | Procedure regarding the legal complaints mentioned in number 1923:
End of the entire procedure by withdrawing legal rights
complaint or the application before the end of the day on which the final decision
is transmitted to the office | € 66.00



Section 3
Admission of the jump right complaint in other cases



1930 | Procedure on the admission of the jump right complaint in the not particularly
listed cases:
If the application is denied | € 60.00



1930 | Procedure on the admission of the jump right complaint in the not particularly
listed cases:
If the application is denied | € 66.00


Part 2 expenses


No. | Expenses | height

Preliminary remark 2:
(1) Expenses incurred as a result of a complaint that has been found to be justified will not be charged if the complaint procedure is free of charge; however, this does not apply if the appellate court has imposed the costs on the appellant's opponent.
(2) If expenses are caused by different legal cases, they shall be appropriately distributed among the several legal cases.
(3) In matters relating to children, expenses are only charged to the minor under the conditions set out in Preliminary Note 1.3.1, Paragraph 2. In the preliminary remark 1.3.1 para.1 no expenses are charged; for child affairs according to § 151 No. 6 and 7 FamFG this also applies in the procedure for the issuance of an interim order. Sentences 1 and 2 do not apply to expenses in 2013.
(4) In the case of actions by the enforcement or arrest court, expenses are charged according to the GKG.

2000 | Flat rate for the production and provision of documents:
1. Copies, copies and printouts up to the size of DIN A3, the
a) have been prepared on request or transmitted by fax on request
or
b) have been made because the party or one of the participants fails to do so
has to enclose the required number of duplicates; the manufacture
The same applies if multiple productions of
the receiving facility of the court: |

for the first 50 pages per page | € 0.50

for each additional page | € 0.15

for the first 50 pages in color per page | 1.00 €

for each additional page in color | 0.30 €

2. Fees for the production and provision of the items mentioned in number 1
Copies or printouts larger than A3 | in full height

or flat rate per page | 3.00 €

or flat rate per page in color | € 6.00

3. Transfer of electronically stored files or their provision
for retrieval instead of the copies mentioned in numbers 1 and 2
genes, copies and printouts:
per file | 1.50 €

for those made available in one operation or in one
Operation in total, documents transferred to the same data carrier
at most | € 5.00




(1) The amount of the document fee according to number 1 is in every instance at
To calculate guardianship and long-term care in each calendar year and for each cost debtor according to § 23 para. 1 FamGKG separately; Joint and several debtors are considered to be one debtor.
(2) If documents are previously transferred from paper to electronic form for the purpose of surrendering electronically stored files, the document fee according to number 2 is not less than the document fee would be in the case of number 1.
(3) Each participant and his authorized representative are free of the document fee
1. a complete copy or copy or a complete printout of every court decision and every settlement reached in court,
2. a copy without justification and
3. a copy or a hard copy of all minutes of a meeting.
Section 191a (1) sentence 5 GVG remains unaffected.
(4) When access to files is granted, a flat-rate document fee is only charged if, upon special request, a printout of an electronic file or a data carrier with the content of an electronic file is transmitted. |




(1) The amount of the document fee according to number 1 is in every instance at
To calculate guardianship and long-term care in each calendar year and for each cost debtor according to § 23 para. 1 FamGKG separately; Joint and several debtors are considered to be one debtor.
(2) If documents are previously transferred from paper to electronic form on request for the purpose of making electronically stored files available, the document flat rate according to number 3 is not less than the document flat rate in the case of number 1 for a black and white copy without Consideration for the size would be.
(3) Each participant and his authorized representative are free of the document fee
1. a complete copy or copy or a complete printout of every court decision and every settlement reached in court,
2. a copy without justification and
3. a copy or a hard copy of all minutes of a meeting.
Section 191a (1) sentence 5 GVG remains unaffected.
(4) When access to files is granted, a flat-rate document fee is only charged if, upon special request, a printout of an electronic file or a data carrier with the content of an electronic file is transmitted. |

2001 | Expenses for telegrams | in full height

2002 | Flat rate for deliveries with a certificate of delivery, registered mail against acknowledgment of receipt
or by judicial staff according to Section 168 (1) ZPO per service
In addition to fees, which are based on the procedural value, the delivery fee is only
collected if more than 10 deliveries are made in one instance. | € 3.50

2003 | Flat rate for the expenses incurred when sending files on request
of transport and packaging costs per shipment
The sending and return of the files by the courts together count as one shipment.
| 12,00 €

2004 | Public announcement expenses
Expenses are not charged for the announcement in an electronic information
and communication system, if the fee is not for the individual case or not for
a single method is calculated. | in full height

2005 | Amounts to be paid under the JVEG
(1) The amounts will also be charged if, for reasons of reciprocity, administrative
simplification or no payments have to be made for comparable reasons. Is due to the
§ 1 para. 2 sentence 2 JVEG no remuneration is to be paid, the amount is to be raised without this
Regulation would be payable. | in full height



| (2) Expenses for translators who are responsible for fulfilling the rights of blind or visually impaired people
be used (§ 191a Abs. 1 GVG) and for sign language interpreters (§ 186 Abs. 1
GVG) are not collected. |



| (2) Expenses for translators who are called upon to fulfill the rights of blind or visually impaired persons (Section 191a (1) GVG) and for communication aids to communicate with a hearing or speech impaired person (Section 186 GVG) are not charged. |

2006 | For business outside the court office |

1. the remuneration granted to the court officials on the basis of statutory provisions
(Travel expenses, reimbursement of expenses) and the expenses for the
Provision of rooms | in full height



| 2. for the use of company vehicles for every kilometer driven | 0.30 €



| 2. for the use of company vehicles for every kilometer driven | € 0.42

2007 | Expenses for |

1. the transportation of people | in full height

2. Payments to destitute people for travel to the place of a hearing or
Hearing and for the return trip | up to the amount of
according to the JVEG
of witnesses too
amounts to be paid

2008 | Costs of compulsory detention, also on the basis of an arrest warrant in the corresponding amount
application of § 802g ZPO
The decisive factor is the amount of the detention fee,
which according to state law by a prisoner
raise is. | in the amount of the liability
contribution to costs

2009 | Cost of an orderly detention
The decisive factor is the amount of the detention fee,
which according to state law by a prisoner
raise is. These costs are only recognized
if the contribution to detention costs also comes from a
Prisoners in prison would be raised. | in the amount of the liability
contribution to costs

2010 | Amounts to be paid under the Foreign Costs Act | in full height

2011 | Payable to German authorities for the performance of their own tasks
Fees as well as the amounts that these authorities, public institutions
gen or their employees as compensation for the expenses of the numbers 2000
to 2009 designated type
The amounts incurred as reimbursement for expenses will also be charged if for reasons
reciprocity, administrative simplification or for comparable reasons none
Payments are to be made. | in full height,
the expenses
limited by
the maximum rates
for the expenses
2000 to 2009

2012 | Amounts that foreign authorities, institutions or persons abroad
as well as costs of mutual legal assistance with foreign countries
The amounts will also be charged if, for reasons of reciprocity, administrative
simplification or no payments have to be made for comparable reasons. | in full height

2013 | Amounts to be paid to the legal counsel
The amounts are only collected from the minor in accordance with Section 1836c of the German Civil Code (BGB). | in full height

2014 | Amounts to be paid to the curator and to the curator ad litem according to § 9 Abs. 5 FamFG, § 57 ZPO | in full height

2015 | Flat rate for the use of video conference connections:
per procedure for every half hour started | 15.00 €

2016 | Sales tax on the cost
This does not apply if the sales tax is not levied according to § 19 Abs. 1 UStG. | in full height



(version valid today)

Appendix 2 (to Section 28 Paragraph 1 Clause 3)





Procedural
value
to ... € | fee
... € | Procedural
value
to ... € | fee


500 | 35,00 | 50.000 | 546,00

1.000 | 53,00 | 65.000 | 666,00

1.500 | 71,00 | 80.000 | 786,00

2.000 | 89,00 | 95.000 | 906,00

3.000 | 108,00 | 110.000 | 1.026,00

4.000 | 127,00 | 125.000 | 1.146,00

5.000 | 146,00 | 140.000 | 1.266,00

6.000 | 165,00 | 155.000 | 1.386,00

7.000 | 184,00 | 170.000 | 1.506,00

8.000 | 203,00 | 185.000 | 1.626,00

9.000 | 222,00 | 200.000 | 1.746,00

10.000 | 241,00 | 230.000 | 1.925,00

13.000 | 267,00 | 260.000 | 2.104,00

16.000 | 293,00 | 290.000 | 2.283,00

19.000 | 319,00 | 320.000 | 2.462,00

22.000 | 345,00 | 350.000 | 2.641,00

25.000 | 371,00 | 380.000 | 2.820,00

30.000 | 406,00 | 410.000 | 2.999,00

35.000 | 441,00 | 440.000 | 3.178,00

40.000 | 476,00 | 470.000 | 3.357,00

45.000 | 511,00 | 500.000 | 3.536,00




Procedural
value
to ... € | fee
... € | | Procedural
value
to ... € | fee

500 | 38,00 | | 50.000 | 601,00

1.000 | 58,00 | | 65.000 | 733,00

1.500 | 78,00 | | 80.000 | 865,00

2.000 | 98,00 | | 95.000 | 997,00

3.000 | 119,00 | | 110.000 | 1.129,00

4.000 | 140,00 | | 125.000 | 1.261,00

5.000 | 161,00 | | 140.000 | 1.393,00

6.000 | 182,00 | | 155.000 | 1.525,00

7.000 | 203,00 | | 170.000 | 1.657,00

8.000 | 224,00 | | 185.000 | 1.789,00

9.000 | 245,00 | | 200.000 | 1.921,00

10.000 | 266,00 | | 230.000 | 2.119,00

13.000 | 295,00 | | 260.000 | 2.317,00

16.000 | 324,00 | | 290.000 | 2.515,00

19.000 | 353,00 | | 320.000 | 2.713,00

22.000 | 382,00 | | 350.000 | 2.911,00

25.000 | 411,00 | | 380.000 | 3.109,00

30.000 | 449,00 | | 410.000 | 3.307,00

35.000 | 487,00 | | 440.000 | 3.505,00

40.000 | 525,00 | | 470.000 | 3.703,00

45.000 | 563,00 | | 500.000 | 3.901,00