These fees do not apply if you are eligible for legal aid
|Mediation assessment and information meeting (‘MIAM’). This is an individual one-hour meeting and is a requirement before an application to court can be made.|
Issue of the court form for an application to court is included in the cost for this meeting. Note: we do not issue court forms unless the meeting has been completed and all invoices are paid in full.
|We charge £130.00 inc VAT per person|
|Mediation meetings per person. |
Our minimum appointment time is one hour for each meeting.
FMM recommends one and a half hours for your first appointment for mediation about children and two hours for mediation about finances.
This cost includes the preparation of a draft mediation summary which you can take to a legal advisor for advice between your mediation meetings.
|We charge £130.00 inc VAT per hour per person for meeting attendance. (Minimum of 90 minutes)|
|Preparation of documents |
Parenting plan –prepared at the end of your case.
Open statement of financial information – prepared after your first mediation appointment.
Memorandum of understanding – prepared at the end of your case.
|We charge £130.00 inc VAT per hour, per person. An invoice will be sent and payment made before your documents can be sent out.|
|Child consultation package|
Mediation meeting with parents/carers in preparation for child meeting.
Meeting with child (or children).
Attendance at parents’/carers’ feedback mediation meeting.
|All meetings charged at £130.00 per hour per parent/carer.(Minimum of 60 minutes for child meeting and 90 minutes for parents’/carers’ meetings).|
|Photocopying, if required for your financial disclosure, or other documents you request.||£1.00 inc. VAT per sheet|
|Disbursements, e.g. interpreters, accountants, actuaries, independent financial advisors, and other advisors||Re-charged at cost, plus VAT where applicable|