NORTHERN IRELAND

COURT BUSINESS

 

 

 

 

 

         

In this issue 5 January 2009                                                 No. 01/09

           

 

 

 

LORD CHIEF JUSTICE’S DIRECTIONS

 

 

1.         COUNTY COURTS – EASTERN CIRCUIT:                                             2

            DIVISION OF CRAIGAVON

 

 

2.                  MAGISTRATES’ COURTS – PETTY SESSIONS                                   3

            DISTRICT OF LISBURN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Issued by the Lord Chief Justice’s Office


LORD CHIEF JUSTICE’S DIRECTIONS GIVEN UNDER ARTICLE 4 OF THE COUNTY COURTS (NORTHERN IRELAND) ORDER 1980, AFTER CONSULTATION WITH THE COUNTY COURT JUDGE FOR THE DIVISION OF CRAIGAVON, IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE 6(2) OF THE SAID ORDER

 

COUNTY COURTS

 

PLACES, SITTINGS, DAYS, TIMES, NATURE OF BUSINESS AND

 

APPEALS 2008/2009

 

 

 

EASTERN CIRCUIT – DIVISION OF CRAIGAVON

 

The Schedule to the Lord Chief Justice’s Directions dated 28 April 2008 and published in the issue of “Northern Ireland Court Business” No.6/08 dated 28 April 2008 shall be amended with effect from 9 February 2009 to 8 March 2009 as follows:

 

         Page 14:           for “AT LISBURN AT 10.30AM” substitute “AT LISBURN (SITTING IN CRAIGAVON) AT 10.30AM”.

 

 

5 January 2009

 

NOTE:            This is due to the essential refurbishment of the waiting area on the 1st floor and alterations to the general office in Lisburn Courthouse.

The public office in Lisburn Courthouse will relocate to Court 2 on the 1st floor and remain open as usual throughout this period.


LORD CHIEF JUSTICE’S DIRECTIONS UNDER ARTICLE 11(3)

OF THE MAGISTRATES’ COURTS (NORTHERN IRELAND) ORDER 1981

 

MAGISTRATES’ COURTS

 

Amendment

 

Schedule 2 to the Lord Chancellor’s Directions dated 24 May 1990 and published in the issue of “Northern Ireland Court Business” No.4/90 shall be amended

 

for the period 9 February 2009 to 8 March 2009 (inclusive).

 

All Lisburn Petty Sessions District court sittings will be conducted at Craigavon Courthouse.  This is due to the essential refurbishment of the waiting area on the 1st floor and alterations to the general office in Lisburn Courthouse.

                  

The public office in Lisburn Courthouse will relocate to Court 2 on the 1st floor and remain open as usual throughout this period.

 

 

5 January 2009