Practice Notes

Issued by the Chief Justice

National Court Framework Date issued
NCF 1 Interim Practice Note: NCF 1 - National Court Framework and Case Management 16 Feb 2015

Admiralty

Date issued
ADM 1 Admiralty and maritime work in the Federal Court of Australia 4 Jun 2013

Appeals

Date issued
APP 1 Listings for Full Court and Appellate Sittings 1 Aug 2011
APP 2 Content of appeal books and preparation for hearing 22 Nov 2013

Arbitration

Date issued
ARB 1 Proceedings under the International Arbitration Act 1974
24 May 2012

Case Management

Date issued
CM 1 Case management and the Individual Docket System 1 Aug 2011
CM 2 List of authorities, citation of cases and legislation for proceedings generally 14 Aug 2012
CM 3 Consent orders in proceedings involving a Federal Tribunal 3 Sep 2014
CM 4 Costs - lump sum costs under Rule 40.02(b) of the Federal Court Rules 2011 1 Aug 2011
CM 5 Discovery 1 Aug 2011
CM 6 Electronic technology in litigation

1 Aug 2011
CM 7 Expert witnesses in proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia 4 Jun 2013
CM 8 Fast Track 1 Aug 2011
CM 9 Freezing orders 1 Aug 2011
CM 10 Investment accounts under Rule 2.42 of the Federal Court Rules 2011 1 Aug 2011
CM 11 Search orders 1 Aug 2011
CM 12 Service of documents outside of Australia 1 Aug 2011
CM 13 Survey evidence 1 Aug 2011
CM 14 Usual undertaking as to damages 1 Aug 2011
CM 15 Allocation of proceedings to Divisions of the Court - Direction under s 13(5) of the Federal Court of Australia Act 1976 (Cth) 1 Aug 2011
CM 16 Pre-judgment interest 1 Aug 2011
CM 17 Representative proceedings commenced under Part IVA of the Federal Court of Australia Act 1976 (Cth) 1 Aug 2011
CM 18 Title of proceedings for relief under section 39B of the Judiciary Act 1903 against the Fair Work Commission
4 Jun 2013
CM 19 Appointment of a judge as an examiner to take evidence overseas 21 Sep 2011
CM 20 Ex parte applications for substituted service in bankruptcy proceedings and applications for examination summonses under section 81 Bankruptcy Act 1966 and sections 596A and 596B Corporations Act 2001
3 Sep 2014
CM 21 Title of proceedings for relief under Section 39B of the Judiciary Act 1903 (Cth) or Section 5 Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977 (Cth) against Commonwealth Tribunals 4 Jun 2013
CM 22Video link hearing arrangements
4 Jun 2013
CM 23 Electronic Court File and preparation and lodgment of documents 10 Jul 2014

Corporations

  Date issued
CORP 1 Interlocutory process and pleadings in corporations matters 1 Aug 2011
CORP 2 Cross-border insolvency - cooperation with foreign courts or foreign representatives 22 Nov 2013
CORP 3 Schemes of arrangement 1 Aug 2011

Intellectual Property

Date issued
IP 1 Proceedings under the Patents Act 1990 (Cth) 1 Aug 2011

Taxation

Date issued
TAX 1 Tax list
1 Aug 2011

General

Date issued
GEN 1 Court sittings and Registry hours 3 Sep 2014
GEN 2 Documents 3 Sep 2014
GEN 3 Use of Court forms 3 Sep 2014