Acts and Regulations

M-6 - Mechanics’ Lien Act

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Limitation respecting costs, tariff of costs
55(1)The costs of the action awarded by the judge shall not, exclusive of actual disbursements, exceed in the aggregate an amount equal to the costs recoverable in a regular court action or twenty-five per cent of the amount found actually due, whichever is the greater, and shall be apportioned and borne as the judge directs, but in making such apportionment he shall have regard to the actual service rendered by or on behalf of the parties respectively.
55(2)The Lieutenant-Governor in Council may fix a tariff of costs applicable to Mechanics’ Lien proceedings.
R.S., c.142, s.54; 1979, c.41, s.77