Practice Directions

2016

Applications and Appeals to the Court of Appeal - Filing of documents and appeal papers (PDF 634KB)  (Word 84KB)
Practice Direction 1 of 2016
13 December 2016  

Case management in proceedings commenced by originating claim (PDF  480KB) (RTF  205KB)
Practice Direction 2 of 2014 (amended 10 May 2016)

2015

Practice Direction No 2 of 2009 - robing of practitioners in the Supreme Court (PDF 239KB) (RTF 113KB)
11 November 2015

Revocation and amendment of Practice Directions (PDF 646KB) (RTF 138KB)
13 March 2015

2014

First criminal directions date following committal to the Supreme Court
Practice Direction No 3 of 2014 (PDF  421 KB) (RTF  70KB)

Court procedures for breaches of good behaviour orders
Practice Direction No 1 of 2014 (PDF  509KB) (RTF 98KB)

2013

Arrangements for applications
Practice Direction No 1 of 2013 (PDF 90KB) (RTF  69KB)

2012

Criminal appeals from the Magistrates Court
Practice Direction 3 of 2012 (PDF  83KB)  (RTF  43KB)

Docket system - Criminal matters - callovers, committal processes, judge-alone elections, duty judges, the Master's applications list and return of subpoenasPractice Direction 2 of 2012 (PDF  656KB)  (RTF  121KB)

Docket system Civil matters - callovers, duty judges, the Master's applications list and return of subpoenas
Practice Direction 1 of 2012 (PDF 268KB) (RTF 54KB)

2010

Using CADAS in the Supreme Court
Practice Direction 1 of 2010 (PDF  157KB)

2009

Robing in the Supreme Court
Practice Direction 2 of 2009 (PDF  7KB)

Arrangements for witnesses and the taking of evidence under the Evidence (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1991
Practice Direction 1 of 2009 (PDF  90KB) (RTF  70KB)
Amended 13 March 2015

1974

Fog at Canberra Airport
Practice Direction 1 of 1974 (PDF  58KB) (RTF  59KB)
Amended 13 March 2015