NORTHERN IRELAND

COURT BUSINESS

 

 

 

 

 

         

In this issue 9 March 2010                                          No. 05/10

 

 

 

 

LORD CHIEF JUSTICE’S DIRECTIONS

 

 

County Court

 

Eastern Circuit

 

Division of Craigavon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 ASSIGNED TO EACH DIVISION, IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE 6(2) OF THE SAID ORDER

 

COUNTY COURT SITTINGS

 

AMENDMENT

 

Northern Ireland Court Business No 07/09 shall be amended as follows:

 

Pg 15

 

EASTERN CIRCUIT:

 

DIVISION OF CRAIGAVON:

 

LISBURN:

 

Appeals from Magistrates Court

 

Amendments

 

Delete:   Friday 16 April 2010

Insert:   Thursday 15 April 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Revised Schedule attached

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COUNTY COURT SITTINGS 2009/2010

 

   EASTERN CIRCUIT

   DIVISION OF CRAIGAVON

 

For CRAIGAVON at 10.30am

2009

2010

Opening day of sittings

Tue 1 Sep

Mon 9 Nov

Wed 6 Jan

Mon 12 Apr

Mon 17 May

 

Appeals from Magistrates Court

Mon 7 Sep

Mon 9 Nov

Wed 6 Jan

Mon 12 Apr

Mon 17 May

Wed 30 Jun*

 

 

Fri 26 Feb

 

 

 

Commencement of all Civil business #

Tue 1 Sep

Mon 9 Nov

Wed 6 Jan

Mon 12 Apr

Mon 17 May

 

Licensing Applications ~

Tue 8 Sep

Tue 10 Nov

Thu 7 Jan

Tue 13 Apr

Tue 18 May

 

For LISBURN at 10.30am

 

 

 

 

 

 

Opening day of sittings

Tue 1 Sep

Mon 9 Nov

Wed 6 Jan

Mon 12 Apr

Mon 17 May

 

Appeals from Magistrates Court

Thu 10 Sep

Thu 12 Nov

Wed 24 Feb

Thu 15 Apr

Fri 21 May

Wed 23 Jun

Fri 11 Sep

Thu 17 Dec

 

 

 

 

Commencement of all Civil business #

Tue 1 Sep

Mon 9 Nov

Wed 6 Jan

Mon 12 Apr

Mon 17 May

 

Licensing Applications ~

Wed 9 Sep

Fri 13 Nov

Fri 8 Jan

Thu 15 Apr

Thu 20 May

 

Crown Court at CRAIGAVON at 10.30am

Commencement date for Trials

Mon 14 Sep

 Mon 16 Nov

Mon 11 Jan

 

Mon 1 Mar

 

Mon 19 Apr

 Mon 24 May

 

The following matters shall be listed at the discretion of the Chief Clerk at 10.00am on such days and at such venues which are suitable to the Court:

Divorce Petitions, Family Care Centre Applications, Interlocutory Applications, Minor’s Petitions, Minor’s Payments Out of Court and any other such miscellaneous applications to the Court.   

 

NOTES:

 

1.        Crown Court arraignments shall be listed on such days as the Crown Court Judge and Chief Clerk may fix.

2.        The District Judge’s Civil Bill Review Callover shall be listed on such days and at such venues as the Chief Clerk shall fix.

 

Payments Into Court by a defendant under Order 21 of the County Court Rules (Northern Ireland) 1981 or, by a Respondent under Rule 4 of the County Court (Criminal Damage Compensation) Rules (Northern Ireland) 1983 or, under Rule 5 of the County Court (Criminal Injury to the Person) Rules (Northern Ireland) 1988 shall be made by lodging the desired sum with three copies of the lodgment documentation in the Bank of Ireland, 54 Donegall Place, Belfast, either to the credit of the ‘Civil Bill Account’ or the Criminal Injuries Account’ as the case may be.

 

* This sitting is only for Appeals, from any Petty Sessions District within the County Court Division, where the appellant is in custody or where the appeal is urgent.

 

# Civil business includes Family Care Centre Applications and Appeals, Defended Civil Bills, Committal Civil Bills, Criminal Injury and Criminal Damage Appeals, Equity Petitions, Adoptions, Disputed Small Claims, Ancillary Relief Applications and Ejectment and Hire Purchase Civil Bills.

 

~ Licensing Applications includes all Spirit Licensing and Registration of Clubs applications.