Schedule of Fees

NATIONAL PROSECUTION SERVICE
SCHEDULE OF LEGAL FEES

*Indigent litigants, the Republic of the Philippines, its agencies and instrumentalities other than government owned and controlled corporation, are exempted from the payment of legal fees.

A. CRIMINAL COMPLAINTS FEE
1. ESTAFA/ VIOLATION OF TRUST RECEIPT LAW / BUSINESS SCAM / FINANCIAL FRAUD  
Amount of Damage:  
Up to P50,000.00 150.00
Over 50,000.00 200.00
Over 100,000.00 300.00
Over 150,000.00 400.00
Over 200,000.00 500.00
Over 250,000.00 600.00
Over 300,000.00 700.00
Over 350,000.00 800.00
Over 400,000.00 900.00
Over 500,000.00 1,000.00
Additional P10.00 for every P1,000.00  
2. LIBEL 1,000.00
3. RECKLESS IMPRUDENCE 200.00
4. ORAL DEFAMATION 200.00
5. MALICIOUS MISCHIEF / ALL OTHER CASES WITH DAMAGES 200.00
6. QUALIFIED THEFT 200.00
7. CARNAPPING 5,00.00 for trucks, cars and motorcycle; 1,000 for buses
8. VIOLATION OF B.P. 22 50% of fees for estafa; if filed w/ estafa , no charges
9. VIOLATION OF R.A. 7832 (Electric Pilferage) 2,000.00
10. VIOLATION OF SSS / PAG-IBIG LAWS 5% of collectible amount
11. ILLEGAL RECRUITMENT 100.00
12. VIOLATION OF R.A. 8041 (Water Pilferage) 1,000.00
13. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW 5,000.00
14. VIOLATION OF SUBDIVISION / CONDOMINIUM LAW 300.00
15. VIOLATION OF P.D. 1083 (Code of Muslim Personal Laws) 500.00
   
B. APPEALS / PETITION FOR REVIEW  
1. TO THE REGIONAL STATE PROSECUTORS 500.00
2. MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION OF THE RESOLUTION OF REGIONAL STATE PROSECUTORS 300.00
3. TO THE CHIEF STATE PROSECUTOR / SECRETARY 1,000.00
4. MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION OF THE RESOLUTION OF THE CHIEF STATE PROSECUTOR / SECRETARY 500.00
   
C. MOTIONS / PLEADINGS ETC. FOR CONSIDERATION OR COMMENT OF PROSECUTORS  
1. MOTION TO REDUCE BAIL 100.00
2. MOTION FOR RELEASE OF MOTOR VEHICLES 200.00
3. AFFIDAVIT OF DESISTANCE 500.00 (Prosecutor's Office); 500.00 (RTC); 300.00 (MTC)
4. MOTION FOR POSTPONEMENT IN PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION 100.00
5. MOTION FOR RELEASE OF CASH BOND 100.00
6. MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION OF RESOLUTION IN PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION 500.00
7. MOTION FOR REINVESTIGATION 500.00
8. MOTION FOR INHIBITION OF PORSECUTOR 200.00
   
D. CLEARANCES ISSUED FOR:  
1. LOCAL EMPLOYMENT 50.00
2. FOREIGN EMPLOYMENT 100.00
3. FOREIGN TRAVEL 200.00
4. FIREARMS LISCENSE 1,000.00
5. PERMIT TO CARRY FIREARMS 500.00
6. BUSINESS PERMIT 300.00
7. RETIREMENT / RESIGNATION 100.00
   
E. OTHER SERVICES  
1. MEDIATION 500.00
2. SPECIAL PROCEEDINGS REQUIRING APPEARANCE OF PROSECUTOR 500.00
3. ADMINISTRATION OF OATH 50.00
4. CERTIFICATION RE: STATUS OF CASES, TRUE COPY OF DOCUMENTS, EXHBITS ETC. 30.00 + 2.00/ page in excess of 3 pages