Schedule 4 – Tariff for Hearing and Review Costs

[Rule 5-11 [Costs of hearings]]

 

Item no.

Description

Number of units

Citation hearing

1.

Preparation/amendment of citation, correspondence, conferences, instructions, investigations or negotiations after the authorization of the citation to the completion of the discipline hearing, for which provision is not made elsewhere

Minimum 1
Maximum 10

2.

Proceeding under s. 26.01 [Suspension during investigation], 26.02 [Medical examination] or 39 [Suspension] and any application to rescind or vary an order under the Rules, for each day of hearing

30

3.

Disclosure under Rule 4-34 [Demand for disclosure of evidence] 

Minimum 5
Maximum 20

4.

Application for particulars/preparation of particulars under Rule 4-35 [Application for details of the circumstances] 

Minimum 1
Maximum 5

5.

Application to adjourn under Rule 4-40 [Adjournment]

  • if made more than 14 days prior to the scheduled hearing date
  • if made less than 14 days prior to the scheduled hearing date

 

1
3

6.

Pre-hearing conference

Minimum 1
Maximum 5

7.

Preparation of agreed statement of facts

  • if signed more than 21 days prior to hearing date
  • if signed less than 21 days prior to hearing date
  • delivered to Respondent and not signed

 

Min. 5 to max. 15
Min. 10 to max. 20
Min. 10 to max. 20

8.

Preparation of affidavits

Minimum 5
Maximum 20

9.

Preparation of Notice to Admit

Minimum 5
Maximum 20

10.

Preparation of response to Notice to Admit

Minimum 5
Maximum 20

11.

All process and correspondence associated with retaining and consulting an expert for the purpose of obtaining opinion(s) for use in the proceeding

Minimum 2
Maximum 10

12.

All process and communication associated with contacting, interviewing and issuing summons to all witnesses

Minimum 2
Maximum 10

13.

Interlocutory or preliminary motion for which provision is not made elsewhere, for each day of hearing

10

14.

Preparation for interlocutory or preliminary motion, per day of hearing

20

15.

Attendance at hearing, for each day of hearing, including preparation not otherwise provided for in tariff

30

16.

Written submissions, where no oral hearing held

Minimum 5
Maximum 15

S. 47 review

17.

Giving or receiving notice under Rule 5-21 [Notice of review], correspondence, conferences, instructions, investigations or negotiations after review initiated, for which provision is not made elsewhere

Minimum 1
Maximum 3

18.

Preparation and settlement of hearing record under Rule 5-23 [Record of discipline hearing] 

Minimum 5
Maximum 10

19.

Pre-review conference

Minimum 1
Maximum 5

20.

Application to adjourn under Rule 5-26 [Adjournment]

  • If made more than 14 days prior to the scheduled hearing date
  • If made less than 14 days prior to the scheduled hearing date

 

1
3

21.

Procedural or preliminary issues, including an application to admit evidence under Rule 5-23 (2) [Record of discipline hearing], per day of hearing

10

22.

Preparation and delivery of written submissions

Minimum 5
Maximum 15

23.

Attendance at hearing, per day of hearing, including preparation not otherwise provided for in the tariff

30

Summary hearings

24.

Each day of hearing

$2,000

Hearings under Rule 4-30 [Conditional admission and consent to disciplinary action] 

25.

Complete hearing, based on the following factors:

(a) complexity of matter;

(b) number and nature of allegations; and

(c) the time at which respondent elected to make conditional admission relative to scheduled hearing and amount of pre-hearing preparation required.

$1,000 to $3,500

Credentials hearings

26.

Each day of hearing

$2,000

 

Value of units:

Scale A, for matters of ordinary difficulty: $100 per unit

Scale B, for matters of more than ordinary difficulty: $150 per unit