Practice Direction

No.1 of 2003

New and Rescinded Forms

Civil Division

Pursuant to the Magistrates Court Act 1987 section 15AA and the Magistrates Court (Civil Division) Rules 1998 rule 9,  I approve the Forms described below for use in actions and proceedings filed in the Court:

Form No:

Description

1

Claim 

3

Affidavit of Service

25A

Affidavit and Application for provisional Garnishee Order Attaching a Debt

25B

Provisional Garnishee Order Attaching a Debt (incorporating notices to debitor and Garnishee)

25C

Final Garnishee Order Attaching a Debt where Garnishee has paid amount owing in Court

25D

Final Garnishee Order Attaching a Debt

25E

Affidavit and Application for provisional Garnishee Order Attaching Earnings

25F

Provisional Garnishee Order Attaching Earnings (incorporating notices to debitor and Garnishee)

25G

Final Garnishee Order Attaching Earnings

 
Forms numbered 2 (Claim – Unliquidated), 25 (Garnishee Order Nisi), and 26 (Garnishee Order Absolute) previously approved by Practice Direction No. 1 of 1998 are rescinded.

All other Forms previously approved by Practice Direction No. 1 of 1998 remain in force.

The Forms are available for downloading in electronic format from the Magistrates Court of Tasmania Website on the Internet at the following address:

www.courts.tas.gov.au/magistrate/forms/civil/

The approved Forms will be updated from time to time, as the Magistrates Court Rules Committee sees fit. It is therefore recommended that practitioners limit the number of pre-printed Forms which they hold in stock, in case any particular Form is amended. The currently approved version of all Forms will always be available on the abovementioned Website.  

Arnold Shott
CHIEF MAGISTRATE
19 May 2003