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Court Rules

This updated edition of the Rules of the Court of Judicature is provided courtesy of Mr Barry Valentine, BL, and may also be found, with his commentary, in his work "All the Law of Northern Ireland". This edition is provided by Northern Ireland Courts and Tribunals Service to provide easy access to the Rules. Copyright in the original Rules belongs to the Crown, and copyright in this updated edition belongs to Mr Valentine. NICTS is the host and not the owner of this material.




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17 Jan 2014Magistrates' Courts Rules (Northern Ireland) 1984 SR 1984/225This version of the Rules has been updated and typographical errors in the hard copy “Black Book” edition (Available from The Stationery Office) have been amended. Where a statutory provision has been repealed, the provision which replaces it is included in the text in [square brackets]. The rules on this site are up to date as of 30 November 2013 and will be further amended from time to time. The sources of amendments are the Amendment Rules which may be found in the Black Book or on legislation.gov.uk. They will not be required by most court users, and have been excluded from this text to avoid undue complexity. HTML Download - RsMC.htm 1148 KBPDF Download - RsMC.pdf 1013 KB
28 May 2013The County Court Rules (Northern Ireland) 1981 SR 1981/225This version of the Rules has been updated and typographical errors in the hard copy “Black Book” edition (Available from The Stationery Office) have been amended. Where a statutory provision has been repealed, the provision which replaces it is included in the text in [square brackets]. The rules on this site are up to date as of 30 April 2013 and will be further amended from time to time. The sources of amendments are the Amendment Rules which may be found in the Black Book or on legislation.gov.uk. They will not be required by most court users, and have been excluded from this text to avoid undue complexity. HTML Download - RsCC.html 2566 KBPDF Download - RsCC.pdf 2247 KB
31 Aug 2012The Rules of the Court of Judicature (NI) 1980 (formerly titled: Rules of the Supreme Court (NI) 1980) SR 1980/346This version of the Rules has been updated and typographical errors in the hard copy “Red Book” edition (Available from The Stationery Office) have been amended. Where a statutory provision has been repealed, the provision which replaces it is included in the text in [square brackets]. The rules on this site are up to date as of 31 August 2012 and will be further amended from time to time. The sources of amendments are the Amendment Rules which may be found in the Red Book or on legislation.gov.uk. They will not be required by most court users, and have been excluded from this text to avoid undue complexity.

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