Crest of the office of the Lord Chief Justice of Northern Ireland

NORTHERN IRELAND

COURT BUSINESS

 

 

 

         

In this issue 8 April 2014                                   No. 5/14

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 07/13 shall be amended as follows:

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COUNTY COURT SITTINGS

EASTERN CIRCUIT: DIVISION OF CRAIGAVON

Amendment

Delete: Monday 23 June 2014

Delete: ‘*’ - where it appears beside Monday 30 June 2014

Delete: Tuesday 24 June 2014

Insert: Tuesday 1 July 2014

Revised Schedule attached


COUNTY COURT SITTINGS 2013/2014

   EASTERN CIRCUIT

   DIVISION OF CRAIGAVON

For CRAIGAVON at 10.30am

2013

2014

Opening day of sittings

Thu 29 Aug

Mon 4 Nov

Mon 6 Jan

Mon 3 Mar

 Mon 28 Apr

Mon 2 Jun

Appeals from Magistrates Court

Mon 2 Sep

Mon 4 Nov

Mon 6 Jan

Mon 3 Mar

 Mon 28 Apr

 
         

Mon 30 Jun

Commencement of all Civil business #

Thu 29 Aug

Mon 4 Nov

Mon 6 Jan

Mon 3 Mar

 Mon 28 Apr

Mon 2 Jun

Licensing Applications ~

Tue 3 Sep

Tue 5 Nov

Tue 7 Jan

Tue 4 Mar

Tue 29 Apr

 

For LISBURN at 10.30am

           

Opening day of sittings

Thu 29 Aug

Mon 4 Nov

Mon 6 Jan

Mon 3 Mar

Mon 28 Apr

Mon 2 Jun

Appeals from Magistrates Court

Wed 4 Sep

Wed 6 Nov

Wed 8 Jan

Wed 5 Mar

Wed 30 Apr+

Tue 1 Jul

Fri 6 Sep

Fri 8 Nov+

Fri 10 Jan+

Fri 7 Mar

Fri 2 May

 

Commencement of all Civil business #

Thu 29 Aug

Mon 4 Nov

Mon 6 Jan

Mon 3 Mar

Mon 28 Apr

Mon 2 Jun

Licensing Applications ~

Thu 5 Sep

Thu 7 Nov

Thu 9 Jan

Thu 6 Mar

Thu 1 May

 

Crown Court at CRAIGAVON at 10.30am

Commencement date for Trials

Thu 29 Aug

 Mon 4 Nov

Mon 13 Jan

Mon 10 Mar

Tue 6 May

 

Fri 30 Aug

         

Mon 9 Sep

         

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 a copy of the lodgment documentation in Danske Bank, Donegall Square West, Belfast, BT1 6JS. Cheques should be payable to the Accountant General.

# 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.

+ Venue for hearing these Appeals will be Craigavon