17 Enforcement of orders for costs

(1)

For the purpose of enforcing any order of the Authority for the payment of costs, a duplicate of such order may be filed by the person to whom the costs are payable in the office of the court named in the order and shall thereupon be enforceable in all respects as a final judgment of that court in its civil jurisdiction.

(2)

In every case where an order for costs is made, the order shall name the court in which the order may, if necessary, be enforced.

(3)

The court so named shall, where the amount recoverable under the order—

(a)

exceeds $12,000, be the High Court; and

(b)

does not exceed $12,000, be the District Court.

Compare: 1976 No 132 s 67D; 1982 No 6 s 9