Apply for a review

How much does it cost to apply to the tribunal?

It costs $600 to apply to the tribunal.

Ways to pay the fee

Online

You can pay the filing fee online using File and Pay.

To file the documentation, you must post or deliver a physical copy to the Tribunal or your local court. You must include a copy of the File and Pay online receipt as proof of payment.

Please note: At this stage, File and Pay cannot accept online filing for tribunal applications.

Access File and Pay(external link)

By post

To send payment by post, you must include the completed credit or debit card form with your application and post to:

Trans-Tasman Occupations Tribunal
Tribunals Unit
DX SX 11159
Wellington

Credit or debit card fee payment form [PDF, 275 KB]

Note: Please do not email the form to us with your credit or debit card details. We cannot accept the form by email.

In person

Please contact the tribunal or your nearest court to confirm whether you can file your application and make the fee payment at the counter by EFTPOS, credit card, debit card or cash.

What you need to send us

To apply to the tribunal for a review of the Authority’s decision, you need to send us an application form and a statutory declaration:

Apply for a review of a decision [PDF, 352 KB]

Statutory declaration [PDF, 237 KB]

You can post or deliver your application to us with your application fee.

Postal address:
Trans-Tasman Occupations Tribunal
Tribunals Unit
DX SX 11159
Wellington

Street address:
Trans-Tasman Occupations Tribunal
Tribunals Unit
Level 1, 86 Customhouse Quay
Wellington

Appoint an advocate to represent you

You can appoint an advocate to act for you. They don’t need to be a lawyer ­– any person can be your advocate provided they have your written authority to do so.

The tribunal will communicate directly with your advocate.

Both you and your advocate need to sign this form:

Authority to act [PDF, 451 KB]

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