A non-refundable filing-fee of $100 is required with the submission of all cases. There are also additional fees for processing most cases. A payment plan for the remaining fee can be negotiated with the petitioner once the case is accepted.
The fees for cases are as follows, these charges include the $100 filing fee:
Formal Petition $800
Lack of Canonical Form $100
Ligamen (Prior Bond) $300
Defect of Canonical Form $300
Pauline Privilege $500
Favor of the Faith (Petrine Privilege) $800; Plus fee charged by Rome
Ratified Non Consummation $500; Plus fee charged by Rome
Ordinary Exam at the Court of Second Instance $100
Appeal to the Rota $200, Administrative Fee; Plus fee charged by Rome
In some cases the judge may ask a petitioner to cover certain extraordinary expenses such as consultation with a professional expert. In those instances an effort will be made to accommodate the financial circumstances of the petitioner.