Rules of the Superior Courts
Amendment to: Order 4
S.I. No. 16 of 2014: Rules of the Superior Courts (Courts and Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2013) 2014
2. The Rules of the Superior Courts are amended:
(i) by the substitution for rule 5(2) of Order 4, of the following rule: “(2) The amount claimed for costs shall be:—
(a) If the demand does not exceed €15,000: Such sum as would be appropriate to a proceeding for a like amount in the District Court.
(b) If the demand exceeds €15,000 but does not exceed €75,000: Such sum as would be appropriate to a pro- ceeding for a like amount in the Circuit Court.
(c) If the demand exceeds €75,000: €70 with €7 for each additional service after the first, and the costs of any order for issue and service, or service of the summons or notice in lieu thereof outside the jurisdiction, or for substituted or other service, or for the substitution of notice for service, or for declaring service effected sufficient, or for notice by advertisement of the issue of the summons, and this amount shall be exclusive of and in addition to all actual and necessary outlay.”;