Coroners Court fees

Copies of coronial documents (investigation document)

When seeking access to coronial investigation documents, the fees below may apply:

First copy: $2.95 per page*

Maximum cost (first copy): $76.75 maximum

Additional copy: $0.65 per page

Maximum cost (additional copy): $30.60 maximum

*This fee may be waived if:

  • you hold a health care card or pensioner concession card issued under the Social Security Act 1991
  • you hold a pensioner concession card issued by the Commonwealth Department of Veteran’s Affairs
  • you are a family member (see Schedule 2 of Coroners Act 2003 for definition of family member).

If you are seeking a fee waiver, enclose a copy of the health/pensioner concession card with your application.

If you need to pay any fees, we’ll tell you before releasing the documents.

Please note the fees increase on 1 July each year.

Payment methods

You can pay fees by:

  • cheque or money order, made payable to the 'Department of Justice and Attorney-General’ by mail to the Coroners Court of Queensland, GPO Box 1649, Brisbane Qld 4001.

Transcript of inquest

Transcription services are provided by Auscript. If you are seeking a copy of a transcript of an inquest contact Auscript on 1800 287 274 or visit their website - Auscript Australasia