Forms & fees


Application form for single dwelling house claims [PDF, 97 KB]

Application form for multi-unit claims [PDF, 94 KB]


The fee to have a case heard by the Weathertight Homes Tribunal is $408.89 and payment must be included with your application.

How do I pay?

Payment must be made at the same time you send us your application. There are several ways you can pay:


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

To file the documentation, you must email, post or deliver a 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 document filing for Weathertight homes tribunal applications.

Access File and Pay(external link)

Internet Banking

Account name:  Ministry of Justice

Account number:  03-0049-0001063-000

Particulars: Use ‘WHT’ in the particulars box 

Reference: Use your surname as the reference so we can confirm the payment.


By post

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

Weathertight Homes Tribunal

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.

 Contact us if you have questions about any of the payment options listed above.