District Court Rules 2014

Evidentiary requirements

20.12 Evidence generally by agreed statement of facts or affidavit

(1)

Unless a Judge otherwise directs, evidence in a proceeding to which this Part applies must be given—

(a)

by means of an agreed statement of facts in accordance with rule 9.48; or

(b)

by affidavit in accordance with rules 9.58 to 9.79.

(2)

Unless a Judge otherwise directs, evidence must be given orally in a proceeding in which relief by way of specific performance is sought.

(3)

Subclause (1) applies to a proceeding in respect of which a direction has been given under subclause (2).

Compare: HCR 18.15