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LAW OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA

of January 10, 1998 No. ZR-186

About the state fee

(as amended on 14-07-2021)

Accepted by National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia on December 27, 1997

Chapter I. General provisions

Article 1. Subject of regulation of the Law

This Law establishes:

- concept of the state fee of the Republic of Armenia;

- types and sizes of duty;

- payers of duty;

- procedure and conditions of collection, duty drawback, provision of privileges on duty;

- governs other relations connected with the state fee.

Article 2. Concept of the state fee

The state fee in the Republic of Armenia is the obligatory payment for the services or actions caused by implementation of powers of state bodies established by this Law established by the law, paid to the government budget of the Republic of Armenia and (or) local authority budgets by physical persons and legal entities.

Chapter II. Payers of the state fee, their right and obligation

Article 3. Payers of the state fee

In the Republic of Armenia the physical persons and legal entities using services or actions, the stipulated in Article 7 these Laws are considered as payers of the state fee.

Article 4. Rights of payers of the state fee

Payers of the state fee have the right:

- demand from the body collecting the state fee, performing calculation of duty, and also its recalculation;

- protest in judicial, and also cassation procedure, actions of body or the officials collecting the state fee;

- addresses to the relevant state bodies behind receipt of privileges on payment of the state fee;

- receive the certificate of payment of the state fee;

- in the cases established by this Law to require and receive the amount of the state fee which is subject to return.

Article 5. Obligations of payers of the state fee

The payer of the state fee shall:

- timely and in full to pay the state fees established by this Law;

- represent to bodies or the officials performing services or actions with payment of the state fee, the documents proving payment of the state fee, except as specified when the state fee is paid for licensing or its duplicate, prolongation of effective period of the license, renewal of the license, occupation by the same activities which are also subject to licensing in other place, for issue of the operating authority or duplicate of the document certifying the right to permission, prolongation of term of the operating authority, renewal of the operating authority;

- submit the documents confirming provision to it privileges on payment of the state fee;

- pay in the slucha established by this Law in the government budget of the amount calculated penalty fee for timely payment of the state fee.

Article 6. The termination of the obligation on the state fee

The obligation of legal entities on payment of the state fee stops in case of accomplishment of this obligation, exemption of the state fee, cancellation of the state fee or on other bases established by the law, and physical persons - in case of accomplishment of the obligation, exemption of the state fee, cancellation of the state fee or in case of the death of the payer.

Article 6.1. The termination of the obligation on the annual state fee

1. Irrespective of the provisions specified in article 6 of this Law the obligation of physical persons and organizations for payment to the next annual state fee stops:

1) on performance of this obligation - in case of payment at the rates and in terms of the amounts of the next annual state fee (the amount of the state fee is considered the Republic of Armenia paid from the date of transfer on the corresponding budget account), and also the sums of the penalty fee determined by this Law for their overdue payment, exemptions of the annual state fee, cancellation by the law of the annual state fee, and also the death of the physical person;

2) or in case of the termination of the notified termination activities (recognition voided) authorized body in the mode of operation of documents (the rights, permissions, patents, licenses, the certificates of competency) granted till last day of the term established by this Law for payment of the next annual state fee by results of rendering services or accomplishment of the actions which are subject of collection of the annual state fee established by the legislation of the Republic of Armenia;

3) if the payer of the annual state fee till last day of the term established by this Law or the terminations of the notified activities for payment of the next annual state fee submits in authorized body the application for the termination (recognition voided) actions of documents (the rights, permissions, patents, licenses, the certificates of competency) granted as a result of rendering services or accomplishment of the actions which are subject of collection of the annual state fee by authorized body and in case of the subsequent satisfaction of this statement.

If the payer of annual licensed payment submits in authorized body the application for cancellation (recognitions voided) the rights, permissions, the patent, the license or the certificate on qualification or the notified activities after the last day of the term established by this Law for payment of the next annual state fee (in case of specifying in the statement of later term of the termination – from this day), then in case of its acceptance from the last day of the term established by this Law for payment of the next annual state fee (in case of specifying in the statement of later term of the termination – from this day) only penalty fee about day of submission of the statement for cancellation or the notified activities is calculated. If earlier term, than day of submission of the statement is specified in the statement, then penalty fee is calculated about day of submission of the statement for cancellation (recognitions voided) the rights, permissions, the patent, the license or the certificate on qualification or the notified activities;

4) if the type of activity which is subject to patenting, permission, licensing, qualification or notifications under the law is not considered to the subject patenting, permission, licensing, qualifications or notifications, - from the date of the introduction of the relevant law in force, regarding the next annual state fee.

2. In case of cancellation of permission, the patent, the license or the certificate on qualification or the notified activities in the procedure established by the Legislation of the Republic of Armenia (except as specified recognitions voided according to the statement during the termination of permission, the patent, the license or the certificate on qualification or the termination of the notified activities according to the legislation of the Republic of Armenia), the amounts of the next annual state fee are subject to payment regardless of the bases and terms of cancellation of permission, the patent, license or certificate on qualification or the notified activities.

Article 6.2. Application of the provisions established concerning the annual state fee to the monthly and quarterly state fees

The regulations on the annual state fee established by this Law are applied also to the monthly and quarterly state fees if other is not provided by this Law or it does not contradict essence of the relations concerning payment of the monthly or quarterly state fees.

Chapter III. Subjects of collection of the state fee

Article 7. Subjects of collection of the state fee

The state fee in the Republic of Armenia is collected:

a) from the filed a lawsuit actions for declaration, statements, from apellation and writs of appeal on court resolutions, and also for issued by court of the copy (duplicates) of documents;

and 1) for the private applications submitted to the Constitutional court;

b) it is excluded;

c) for making by the notary of notarial actions;

d) for civil registration, for issue of the certificate, duplicate of the certificate or reference based on registration, for recovery of the act of civil status, for entering of correction, change or amendment into the act of civil status, for issue of the certificate or reference based on it, for issue of the certificate of marital status, for apostilization of official documents of the Republic of Armenia;

e) for receipt of citizenship of the Republic of Armenia and change of citizenship of the Republic of Armenia;

e) for rendering consular services or making of consular actions;

g) for state registration;

h) for issue of the conclusion (the permitting document) on the right of export or temporary export of cultural values;

i) for making of the legally significant actions connected with legal protection of inventions, industrial designs, plant varieties, trademarks, geographical instructions, names of places of origin, the guaranteed traditional products, trade names (objects of industrial property), topology of integrated chips;

j) for the legally significant documents issued to physical persons, for certain services or actions;

k) for issue of licenses for the purpose of implementation of the activities which are subject to licensing;

l) for services or actions, stipulated in Clause 14.2, subitems 15.4 and 15.4.1 of Article 19-1, 19-2, 19-4, 19 . 7, 19.8 and 20 these Laws;

m) for acquisition of right to be engaged in the activities which are subject to the notification in the cases established by the law;

o) for implementation by customs authorities in the cases of customs transactions, customs escort, temporary storage of goods established by the law, and also provisions of provisional solutions.

Chapter IV. Rates of the state fee

Article 8. Rates of the state fee

Rates of the state fee are established concerning the cost of the property which is subject to assessment or the basic duty established by this Law.

The basic duty is established in the amount of 1000 dram.

Article 9. Rates of the state fee for the filed a lawsuit actions for declaration, statements, appeal and writs of appeal against court resolutions of court, and also for issue of copies (duplicates) of the documents by court, for issue of the carrier which are available in photos (photoblogs), audio recordings, videos and copied from the original of their electronic media, and the duplicate of computer record of judicial session

1. The state fee for given to courts according to the procedure, established by the Code of civil procedure of the Republic of Armenia, actions for declaration, statements, appeal and writs of appeal against court resolutions of court is levied at the following rates:

 

1) for the actions for declaration submitted to Trial Court of the general jurisdiction, including represented by the third party imposing independent requirements for matter in issue:


ampere-second monetary claim

in the amount of 3 percent of the claim price, but there is at least 6-fold size of basic duty and no more 25-fold size of basic duty

. with the non-cash requirement

in 20-fold size of basic duty

2) for statements for special proceeding:

in 20-fold size of basic duty

3) for statements for application of measures of provisional remedy of the claim:

in 15-fold size of basic duty

4) for statements for recognition of the arbitral resolution, the decision of the conciliator of financial system invalid:

in 10-fold size of basic duty

5) for statements for recognition and forced execution of the resolution of foreign arbitration:

in 50-fold size of basic duty

6) for statements for recognition and permission of execution of foreign court resolution:

in 20-fold size of basic duty

7) for statements for forced execution of the decision of the conciliator of financial system, rendering the judicial help to arbitration:

in quadruple size of basic duty

8) for actions for declaration if case is subject to consideration or is considered according to the procedure of the simplified production:


ampere-second monetary claim

in the amount of 2 percent of the claim price, but 1, suffice 5-fold size of basic duty and no more 10-fold size of basic duty

. with the non-cash requirement

in 10-fold size of basic duty

9) for statements for return of the payment order:

in 1, 5-fold size of basic duty

10) for petitions for appeal against court resolutions of Trial Court of the general jurisdiction:


and. on cases on monetary claim

in the amount of 4 percent of the challenged amount specified in the petition for appeal and if the requirements satisfied or unsatisfied with Trial Court of the general jurisdiction in full are challenged, then in the amount of 4 percent of the claim price, but in all cases – the 15-fold size of basic duty no more 15th 000-fold size of basic duty suffices

. on cases on the non-cash requirement

in 30-fold size of basic duty

century according to claims only against motivation part of the resolution

in 20-fold size of basic duty

according to claims of persons which did not become participants of case

in 20-fold size of basic duty

according to the claims against court resolutions of Trial Court of the general jurisdiction accepted for special proceedings

in 30-fold size of basic duty

e. according to claims against decisions on cancellation of the decision of the conciliator of financial system, forced execution of the decision of the conciliator of financial system

in 15-fold size of basic duty

. according to claims against decisions on recognition and forced execution of the resolution of foreign arbitration

in 60-fold size of basic duty

h. according to claims against decisions on recognition and permission of execution of foreign court resolution

in 30-fold size of basic duty

and. claims against decisions on suit abatement, on leaving of the claim or the statement without consideration

in 10-fold size of basic duty

to. according to claims against the decisions made by results of consideration of the applications on recovery of the missed term of submission of the writ of execution to execution, delay or extension of the deadline for executing court resolution, change of method and procedure for its execution, turn performed by court resolution

in 10-fold size of basic duty

l. petitions for appeal against the payment order

in triple size of basic duty

11) for writs of appeal against court resolutions of Appeal civil court


and. on cases on monetary claim

in the amount of 5 percent of the challenged amount specified in the petition for appeal and if in Appeal Court the requirements satisfied or unsatisfied with Trial Court of the general jurisdiction in full were challenged, and the Appeal Court made the decision on satisfaction or variation of the claim in full, then in the amount of 5 percent of the claim price, but in all cases – at least 30-fold size of basic duty no more 10th 000-fold size of basic duty

. on cases on the non-cash requirement

in 40-fold size of basic duty

century according to claims only against motivation part of the decision

in 30-fold size of basic duty

according to claims of persons which did not become participants of case

in 30-fold size of basic duty

according to claims against the court resolutions of Appeal civil court adopted for special proceedings

in 40-fold size of basic duty

e. according to claims against decisions of Appeal Court on cancellation of the decision of the conciliator of financial system, forced execution of the decision of the conciliator of financial system

in 20-fold size of basic duty

. according to claims against decisions of Appeal Court on cases on recognition and forced execution of the resolution of foreign arbitration

in 70-fold size of basic duty

h. according to claims against decisions of Appeal Court on cases on recognition and permission of execution of foreign court resolution

in 40-fold size of basic duty

and. claims against decisions on complete or partial cancellation of the resolution and complete or partial suit abatement, and also on complete or partial cancellation of the resolution and leaving of the statement or claim fully or partially without consideration

in 20-fold size of basic duty

to. according to claims against decisions of Appeal Court on cases on recovery of the missed term of submission of the writ of execution to execution, delay or extension of the deadline for executing court resolution, change of method and procedure for execution, turn performed by court resolution

in 20-fold size of basic duty

2. The state fee for given to courts according to the procedure, established by the Code of administrative legal proceedings of the Republic of Armenia, actions for declaration, statements, appeal and writs of appeal against court resolutions of court is levied at the following rates:

 

1) for the actions for declaration submitted to administrative court, except as specified, established by this part:

in 10-fold size of basic duty

2) for actions for declaration with the requirement about appeal of administrative acts according to which the measure of the administrative responsibility in terms of money in the following sizes is applied:


and. to 10 thousand dram inclusive

in quadruple size of basic duty

. from 10 thousand dram to 100 thousand dram inclusive

in 5-fold size of basic duty plus 1 percent of the part exceeding 10 thousand dram

century from 100 thousand dram to one million dram inclusive

in 10-fold size of basic duty plus 0,5 of percent of the part exceeding 100 thousand dram

from one million dram to five million dram inclusive

in 15-fold size of basic duty plus 0,25 of percent of the part exceeding one million dram

from five million dram to 10 million dram inclusive

in 25-fold size of basic duty plus 0,1 of percent of the part exceeding five million dram

e. from 10 million dram to 50 million dram inclusive

in 30-fold size of basic duty plus 0,05 of percent of the part exceeding 10 million dram

. from 50 million dram to 100 million dram inclusive

in 50-fold size of basic duty plus 0,025 of percent of the part exceeding 50 million dram

h. more than 100 million dram

in 70-fold size of basic duty plus 0,01 of percent of the part exceeding 100 million dram, but no more 80-fold size of basic duty

3) for statements (actions for declaration) for special proceeding:

in 10-fold size of basic duty

4) for petitions for appeal against the court resolutions of administrative court, except as specified, established by this part:

in 20-fold size of basic duty

5) for petitions for appeal against the court resolutions adopted as a result of contest of administrative acts stipulated in Item the 2nd this part:

the amount of the state tax which is subject to payment for the corresponding administrative act in administrative court plus the amount in 10-fold size of basic duty

6) according to claims of the court resolutions of administrative court adopted for special proceedings:

in 20-fold size of basic duty

7) according to petitions for appeal against decisions on suit abatement:

in 10-fold size of basic duty

8) for writs of appeal against court resolutions of Appeal administrative court:

in 30-fold size of basic duty

9) for writs of appeal against the court resolutions adopted by results of consideration of claims stipulated in Item the 5th this part:

the amount of the state tax which is subject to payment for the corresponding administrative act in administrative court plus the amount in 20-fold size of basic duty

10) according to claims against the court resolutions of Appeal administrative court adopted for special proceedings:

in 30-fold size of basic duty

11) according to writs of appeal against decisions on complete or partial cancellation of court resolution and cessation of production on all case or on its part:

in 20-fold size of basic duty

3. The state fee for given to courts according to the procedure, established by the Law of the Republic of Armenia "About bankruptcy", statements, appeal and writs of appeal against court orders is levied at the following rates:

 

1) for the statements which are filed a lawsuit on cases on bankruptcy:


and. for statements for recognition of legal entities by bankrupts

in 1000-fold size of basic duty

. for statements for recognition of physical persons (including individual entrepreneurs) bankrupts

in 200-fold size of basic duty

2) for petitions for appeal against the resolutions accepted by court on cases on bankruptcy:

in 30-fold size of basic duty

3) for writs of appeal against decisions of Appeal Court according to the claims submitted against the decisions made by court on cases on bankruptcy:

in 40-fold size of basic duty

4. The state fee for issue by court of copies (duplicates) of the documents which are available in case for issue of the carriers which are available in photos (photoblogs), audio recordings, videos and copied from the original of their electronic media, and the duplicate of computer record of judicial session is levied at the following rate:

 

1) for issue of the copy (duplicate) of the court order, sentence, the judgment to the participating in case or other persons according to the written application:

in the amount of 50 percent of basic duty and 15 percent of basic duty on each prepared page

2) for provision of the paper copy of the writ of execution sent to Service of ensuring forced execution:

in the amount of basic duty

3) for issue of copies of the persons enclosed to the action for declaration participating in case, or another available in documents to the participating in case or other persons according to the written application:

in the amount of 50 percent of basic duty and 10 percent of basic duty on each prepared page

4) for issue of the carrier available in photos (photoblogs), audio recordings, videos and, copied from the original of their electronic media:

for each prepared carrier (laser compact disk) – in the amount of 50 percent of basic duty

5) for issue of the carrier copied from the original of the carrier of computer record of judicial session:

for each prepared carrier (laser compact disk) – in the amount of 50 percent of basic duty

 

5. In case of submission of the requirement or contest of the requirement in foreign currency the state fee is calculated, respectively, on the average exchange rate of Armenian dram in the foreign exchange markets in relation to foreign currency published by the Central bank in the calendar day preceding giving, respectively, the action for declaration or the claim.

Article 9.1. Rates of the state fee from the private applications submitted to the Constitutional court, copies (duplicates) of the documents issued by the Constitutional court

The state fee in case of the address to the Constitutional court, and also issue is levied by the Constitutional court of copies (duplicates) of documents at the following rates:

1. In case of the address to the Constitutional court - in 30-fold size of basic duty;

2. In case of issue of the copy (duplicate) of the solution of the Constitutional court according to the written application of the parties which are involved in consideration of the case or other persons - in the amount of 50 percent from basic duty, and on each page - in the amount of 15 percent from basic duty.

Article 10.

It is excluded according to the Law of the Republic of Armenia of 30.12.1998 No. ZR-277

Article 11. Rates of the state fee for notarial actions

Notary offices collect the state fee for making of notarial actions at the following rates:

1. for the certificate of agreements of alienation (except for gift agreements) each unit of real estate:

 

a) for the non-state parcels of land of agricultural purpose, either personal plots, or the parcels of land which are the state-owned or municipal property

in the amount of fifty percent of basic duty

b) for other real estate

in fivefold size of basic duty

2. for the certificate of usage agreements of real estate (lease, free use, rent and other):

 

a) for the non-state parcels of land of agricultural purpose or the homestead parcels of land, the parcels of land which are considered as the state-owned or municipal property and also for hostels

in the amount of fifty percent of basic duty

b) for apartments

in the amount of basic duty

c) for other real estate

in fivefold size of basic duty

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