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

(1)

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—

(a)

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

(b)

the person is a party to that proceeding.

(3)

This rule overrides rule 8.