High Court Rules 2016

  • Warning: Some amendments have not yet been incorporated
  • This version was replaced on 1 July 2020 to make corrections to rules 14.4, 14.5(1), 19.2(l) and 19.12A(1) under section 25(1)(j)(iii) and (iv) of the Legislation Act 2012.

Schedule 1 Forms

r 1.3(3)

Contents

General forms

G 1General heading for documents filed in proceeding
G 2Notice of proceeding
G 3Memorandum (general form)
G 4Memorandum to be endorsed on form G 2 in proceeding under Declaratory Judgments Act 1908
G 5Memorandum to be endorsed on form G 2 in proceeding under Family Protection Act 1955
G 6Notice to defendant served overseas
G 7Appearance under protest to jurisdiction
G 8Appearance for ancillary purpose
G 9Appearance reserving rights
G 10Memorandum to be attached to first document filed by party
G 11Memorandum as to change of representation and/or address for service
G 12Notice of intention to speak Māori
G 13Notice of proceeding when summary judgment sought by plaintiff
G 14Third party notice
G 15Notice to other defendant
G 16Affidavit of service
G 17Service of foreign process in New Zealand—Registrar’s certificate
G 18Request for service abroad
G 19Report of examiner
G 20Subpoena to give evidence in New Zealand proceeding for service in Australia
G 21Subpoena for production only issued in New Zealand proceeding for service in Australia
G 22Statement of rights and obligations of person served in Australia with subpoena in Trans-Tasman Competition Proceedings
G 23Certificate of non-compliance with subpoena issued in New Zealand proceeding for service in Australia
G 24Notice of discontinuance
G 25Subpoena
G 26Subpoena to give evidence for service in Australia
G 27Subpoena for production only for service in Australia
G 28Statement of rights and obligations of person served in Australia with subpoena under Evidence Act 2006
G 29Certificate of non-compliance with subpoena for service in Australia
G 30Application for registration of foreign judgment under Reciprocal Enforcement of Judgments Act 1934
G 31Interlocutory application on notice
G 32Interlocutory application without notice
G 33Notice of opposition
G 34Interlocutory order
G 35Notice to answer interrogatories
G 36Notice to admit facts
G 37Affidavit of documents
G 38Freezing order
G 39Search order
G 40General court order
J 1Judgment by default in case of liquidated demand
J 2Judgment by default in proceeding for recovery of land
J 3Judgment on trial by Judge
J 4Judgment on trial by jury
E 1Notice to liable party
E 2Statement of means of liable party
E 3Attachment order
E 4Charging order on land
E 5Interim charging order
E 6Final charging order
E 7Sale order
E 8Possession order
E 9Arrest order
E 10Sequestration order
E 11Order to arrest and imprison absconding debtor
E 12Order to arrest and imprison absconding debtor (in civil proceedings for penalty) when necessary to prove material prejudice
CL 1Commercial list [Revoked]
CL 2Appearance in proceeding entered on commercial list [Revoked]
CL 3Notice of proceeding (being application to commercial list Judge) under section 24C(4) of Judicature Act 1908 [Revoked]
PR 1AAApplication without notice for obtaining grant of probate/letters of administration with the will annexed/letters of administration on intestacy*
PR 1Affidavit for obtaining grant of probate
PR 2Affidavit for obtaining grant of letters of administration with will annexed
PR 3Affidavit for obtaining grant of administration on intestacy to surviving spouse, civil union partner, or de facto partner
PR 4Affidavit for obtaining grant of administration on intestacy to daughter or son of deceased
PR 5Affidavit for obtaining grant of administration on intestacy to parent of deceased
PR 6Affidavit for obtaining grant of administration on intestacy to brother or sister of deceased
PR 7Probate in common form
PR 8Letters of administration with will annexed
PR 9Letters of administration on intestacy
PR 10Caveat
PR 11Exemplification of probate or letters of administration
PR 12Affidavit of valid execution
AD 1General heading for action in personam
AD 2Notice of proceeding in personam
AD 3General heading for action in rem
AD 4Notice of proceeding in rem
AD 5Notice of proceeding both in rem and in personam
AD 6Memorandum of appearance
AD 7Application for warrant of arrest
AD 8Indemnity to Registrar
AD 9Warrant of arrest
AD 10Notice by Registrar of arrest of property
AD 11Request for caveat against arrest
AD 12Release from arrest
AD 13Bail bond
AD 14Request for caveat against release and payment
AD 15Request for commission for appraisement and sale
AD 16Commission for appraisement and sale
AD 17Notice for priority of claims on sale
Arb 1Appeal under Arbitration Act 1996
Arb 2Notice for leave to appeal under Arbitration Act 1996
Arb 3Application to enter award as judgment
C 1Statement of claim in proceeding for putting company into liquidation
C 2Statement of claim in proceeding for order under section 174 of Companies Act 1993
C 3Notice of proceeding for putting company into liquidation or for order under section 174 of Companies Act 1993
C 4Verifying affidavit
C 5Affidavit verifying statement of claim of limited company
C 6Advertisement of application for putting company into liquidation
C 7Advertisement of application for order under section 174 of Companies Act 1993
C 8Affidavit of service
C 9Appearance in support of (or in opposition to) application for putting company into liquidation (or for making of order under section 174 of Companies Act 1993)
C 10Notification to liquidator of order putting company into liquidation
C 11Notification to interim liquidator of appointment
C 12Order putting company into liquidation
C 13Order appointing interim liquidator
C 14General heading for notices in forms C 15 and C 16
C 15Notice to set aside voidable transaction under Companies Act 1993
C 16Notice to set aside voidable charge under Companies Act 1993
B 1Request for issue of bankruptcy notice
B 2Bankruptcy notice
B 3Creditor’s application for adjudication order
B 4Affidavit supporting creditor’s application for adjudication
B 5Summons to debtor
B 6Notice by debtor of intention to oppose application
B 7Warrant to search for and seize bankrupt’s property under section 150 or 151 of Insolvency Act 2006
B 8Notice of objection to discharge
B 9Proposal by insolvent to creditors under subpart 2 of Part 5 of Insolvency Act 2006
B 10Statement of affairs and affidavit
B 11Report of trustee on proposal
B 12Account of assets, debts, etc, of deceased person verified by affidavit
B 13Certificate by Public Trust or Māori Trustee of election to administer under Part 6 of Insolvency Act 2006
B 14Originating application to cancel irregular transaction under section 206 of Insolvency Act 2006
B 15Originating application to order retransfer of property or payment of value under section 207 of Insolvency Act 2006
B 16Order adjudicating debtor bankrupt
B 17Appointment of Official Assignee as receiver and manager