Senior Courts (Access to Court Documents) Rules 2017

  • A correction has been made to rule 7(2)(g) on 1 July 2019 under section 25(1)(j)(i) and (iv) of the Legislation Act 2012.
7 Restriction on access in proceedings under certain enactments


A person may not access a document, a court file, or any judgment or order that relates to a proceeding brought under the enactments listed in subclause (2) unless—


the Judge is satisfied that there is good reason for permitting access; or


the person is a party to that proceeding.


This rule overrides rule 8.