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In this Court Forms section, we have identified and provided quick links to commonly requested forms.

 

Supreme Court
Court of Appeal
High Court
Circuit Court
District Court

 

                 

 Supreme Court        

Form 1:  Application for Leave to Appeal
Form 2: Respondent's Notice
Form 3:  Notice of Intention to Proceed with Appeal
Form 4: Notice of Application

 

   

Court of Appeal 

Appendix U No 6: Notice of appeal (Ordinary Appeal)
Appendix U No 7: Respondent’s Notice (Ordinary Appeal) 
Appendix U No 9: Notice of appeal (Criminal Appeal) 
Appendix U No 13: Notice of application for enlargement of time within which to appeal (Criminal Appeal)  
Appendix U No 29: Notice of abandonment (Criminal Appeal) 

 

High Court 

Accountant of the Courts of Justice

Appendix C No. 6:

Acceptance of sum paid into court

Appendix P No. 9:

Request for lodgment in court under order 22 

Appendix P. No. 11:

Request for payment of money lodged 

Other forms for use in the office of the Accountant of the Courts of Justice

This form to be signed by solicitor to obtain costs in a wardship matter

Affidavit of non payment on account of costs (MS Word)

Affidavit of non payment on account of costs (PDF)

Bespeak court order (MS Word)

Bespeak court order (PDF)

This form shows monies lodged in court in a particular case

Certificate of funds (MS Word)

Certificate of funds (PDF)

Declaration and request to be made by a person entitled to payment of a fund in court

 

Central Office of the High Court

Civil Matters
Appendix A Part I No. 1: Plenary summons
Appendix A Part I No. 2: Summary summons 
Appendix A Part I No. 3: Special summons 
Appendix A Part II No. 1: Memorandum of appearance in general / Sample appearance in general / Appearance for defendant in person
Appendix CC No. 1: Personal injuries summons 
Appendix I No. 1: Notice of appeal 

Other forms adapted for use in the Central Office of the High Court:

O.7 r.2

Notice of discharge of solicitor 

O.7 r.2

Notice of change of solicitor (MS Word)

Notice of change of solicitor (PDF)

 

Notice of change of name of solicitor

O.15 r.20

Consent to act as next friend

O.26. r.1

Notice of Discontinuance

O.40 r.9

Affidavit of Service - personal

O.40 r.9

Affidavit of service - registered post

 

Affidavit of next friend

 

Affidavit (generic)

O.61 r.2

Notice of motion to extend time to appeal (MS Word)

Notice of motion to extend time to appeal (PDF)

O.74 r.10 

Affidavit vouching wind-up petition

 

Notice of intention to proceed

 

Notice of motion (generic with blanks)

 

Setting down

Practice Directions Forms:

HC28 - Form 1

Originating notice of motion for s. 150 order in a voluntary liquidation

HC28 - Form 2

Affidavit to ground the application for an order under section 150

HC28 - Form 3

Appearance s. 150 Companies Act

HC45 - Form

Video conference evidence

HC51

Family Law Proceedings - full text incl. Directions List Return, Callover Return & Affidavit of Verification

HC54 - Form 1

Proceedings involving a litigant in person - information sheet (application in proceedings involving a litigant in person)

HC54  - form 2

Proceedings involving a litigant in person - pre-trial questionnaire (proceedings involving a litigant in person)

   

Examiner of the High Court

Appendix G No. 1:

Notice to proceed in a mortgage suit 

Appendix G No. 4:

Advertisement for incumbrancers 

Appendix O No. 13:

Petition by a debtor to be adjudicated a bankrupt 

Appendix O No. 15:

Order of Adjudication 

Appendix O No. 46:

Warrant of seizure - section 27 Bankruptcy Act 1988 

Other forms for use in the Office of the Examiner of the High Court:

 

To appoint a solicitor to act for official liquidator (MS Word)

 

Authorisation for official liquidator to open bank account (MS Word)

 

Notice of motion to vouch official liquidator's annual account (MS Word)

 

Notice of Motion for payment out of funds in court (MS Word)

 

Notice of motion to discharge a well charging order (MS Word)

 

Notice of Motion to settle particulars and conditions of sale (MS Word)

   

Probate

Appendix Q No. 3:

Oath of Executor

Appendix Q No. 4:

Oath of Administrator with the will 

Appendix Q No. 5:

Oath of Administrator

Appendix Q No. 16:

Justification of Surety 

Appendix Q Part II:

Administration bond: death on or since 01.01.67 (MS Word)

Form 5:

Administration (I) bond: death between 01.06.59 and 31.12.66 (MS Word)

Form 6:

Administration with will annexed bond: death between 01.06.59 and 31.12.66 (MS Word)

Form 7:

Administration (I) bond: death prior to 01.06.59 (MS Word)

Form 8:

Administration with will annexed bond: death prior to 01.06.59 (MS Word)

Form S1:

Probate Seat Office solicitor application (PDF)

Form PAS1:

Application for a probate search and/or copy documents (MS Word)

Form PAS2:

Probate Rules Office application (PDF)

Form PAS3:

Charities Regulatory Authority - charitable donations and bequests 

 

Fees for personal applicants (PDF)

   

Taxation of costs

 

Affidavit of tots of costs (MS Word)

 

Objections to the taxation of costs (MS Word)

 

Requisition to tax (MS Word)

 

Summons to tax (MS Word)

   

Wards of Court

Appendix K No. 2:

Originating petition for inquiry

Appendix K No. 3: 

Affidavit of verification

Appendix K No. 4:

Originating notice of petition for inquiry 

Appendix K No. 5:

Originating notice of order on report under section 12

Appendix K No. 8:

Originating notice of petition for order under section 68 or 70 

Appendix K No. 9:

Originating petition for order under section 70 

Appendix K No. 11:

Originating notice under order 67, Rule 30 (c)

Appendix K No. 12:

Originating petition for order under section 103

Appendix K No. 13:

Originating notice of petition under section 103

Appendix K No. 15 A & B:

Affidavit of service of notice of originating petition

Appendix K No. 18:

Declaration by relative of ward dying intestate

 

Note on content of medical affidavits (PDF)

 

 Circuit Court

Form:1B

Endorsement and declaration of service - registered post

Form:1C

Endorsement and declaration of service - personal service

Form:2A

Ordinary civil bill

Form:2B

Equity civil bill

Form:2N

Family law civil bill 

Form:2O

Domestic violence civil bill

Form:5

Appearance

Form:10

Request for judgment by default of defence

Form:11

Notice of motion for summary judgment 

Form:14

Summons to witness 

Form:15A

Notice of trial 

Form:20

Request for execution order

Form:21

Execution order against goods 

Form:22

Execution order against specific chattel 

Form:37A

Affidavit of means - family law acts

Form:37B

Affidavit of welfare - family law acts

Form:37C

Notice to trustees - family law acts

Form:37H

Notice of motion for the taking of blood sample - Status of Children Act 1987

Form:37J

Notice of intention to call as a witness the person under whose control blood tests were tested or other persons involved in the blood testing process - Status of Children Act 1987

Form:37K

Request for the court’s permission to be accompanied by a person at the hearing of proceedings

Form:37N

Case progression questionnaire

 

Practice Directions - forms:

CC07: Form 1 Criminal Justice Act - Order convicting a person and remanding such person in custody or on bail
CC07: Form 2 Criminal Justice Act - Warrant
CC07: Form 3 Criminal Justice Act - Order making determination as to revocation of suspension of sentence and remanding in custody or on bail
CC07: Form 4 part A Criminal Justice Act - Warrant
CC07: Form 4 part B Criminal Justice Act - Warrant
CC07: Form 5 Criminal Justice Act - Bail recognisance
CC10: Form 1 Nursing Homes Support Scheme Act 2009 - Care Representative forms
CC13: Form 1 Midland Circuit pre-trial procedures in criminal proceedings - questionnaire on behalf of prosecution
CC13: Form 2 Midland Circuit pre-trial procedures in criminal proceedings - questionnaire on behalf of accused
CC14: Form 1 South Eastern Circuit pre-trial procedure - questionnaire on behalf of prosecution
CC14: Form 2 South Eastern Circuit pre-trial procedure - questionnaire on behalf of accused

 

Below are forms which have been adapted for use in Dublin Circuit Court office only:

Form 9: Request for judgement by default of appearance and certificate of no appearance and request for execution order - amalgamated
Form 10: Request for Judgment Default Defence and Certificate and Request for Execution - amalgamated
Forms 21 to 23: Execution order against goods and Endorsement of execution order and Schedule of Sheriffs Fees and Expenses Order 2005
  Certificate of satisfaction
  Judgment by default of appearance
  Judgment by default of defence
  Memo for registry of a judgment
  Memo of satisfaction
  Notice of intention to proceed
  Notice of trial cover sheet
  Satisfaction piece and affidavit and requisition to enter satisfaction on judgment

 

 

District Court 

Schedule B - Criminal:

No:10.1 Statutory declaration as to service by registered prepaid post pursuant to (section 7 of the Courts Act, 1964) *(section 22 of the Courts Act, 1991)
No:10.2 Statutory declaration as to service by ordinary post
No:10.3 Statutory declaration as to personal service
No:21.1 Witness Summons
No:31A.1  Notice Of Application For An Order For The Disposal Of Property - Police (Property) Act, 1897 - Section 1 (1)

Schedule C - Civil:

No:46.01 Witness Summons
No:63.1 Certificate Of Qualification - Auctioneers And House Agents Act, 1947
No:97.2 Notice Of Appeal To The District Court - Road Traffic Act, 1961 Section 33
No:99A.1 Application For An Excluding Order - Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1997

Schedule C - Family:

No:54.1 Maintenance Summons - Family Law (Maintenance Of Spouses And Children) Act, 1976 Section 5(1)(A) As Amended
No:54.2 Maintenance Summons - Family Law (Maintenance Of Spouses And Children) Act, 1976 Section 5(1)(B) As Amended
No:54.3 Maintenance Summons - Family Law (Maintenance Of Spouses And Children) Act, 1976 Section 5A(1)
No:54.4 Maintenance Summons - Family Law (Maintenance Of Spouses And Children) Act, 1976 Section 5A(2)
No:54.11 Summons To Discharge Or Vary Maintenance Order - Family Law (Maintenance Of Spouses And Children) Act, 1976
No:58.1 Notice Of Application By A Person To Be Appointed A Guardian - Guardianship Of Infants Act 1964, Section 6A
No:58.7 Notice Of Application To Appoint Guardian(S) - Guardianship Of Children Acts 1964 To 1997 Section 8(1)
No:58.11 Notice Of Application To Remove From Office A Guardian (And To Appoint Another) - Guardianship Of Infants Act 1964, Section 8(4) And 8(5)
No:58.17 Notice Of Application Under Section 11 For The Court’s Direction - Guardianship Of Infants Act 1964
No:58.21 Notice Of Application To Vary / Discharge Order - Guardianship Of Children Acts 1964 To 1997
No:59.5 Notice Of Motion For An Interim Barring Order - Domestic Violence Act 2018 Section 8
No:59.7 Interim Barring Order - Domestic Violence Act 2018 Section 8
No:61.1 Notice Of Application For Direction For The Use Of Blood Tests - Status Of Children Act 1987 Section 38(1)
No:61.4 Notice Of Intention To Call Witness - Status Of Children Act 1987
No:84.1 Notice Of Application For An Emergency Care Order (Where Child Is In Custody Of Health Board) - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 12 (4)
No:84.2 Notice Of Application For An Emergency Care Order (Where Child Is Not In Custody Of Health Board) - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 13(1)
No:84.6 Notice Of Application For Directions (Under Section 13 (7) (A) Of The Act) - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.8 Notice Of Application To Vary / Discharge A Direction (Under Section I3 (7) (B) Of The Act) - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.10 Notice Of Application For An Interim Care Order - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 17 (1)
No:84.12 Notice Of Application For An Extension Of An Interim Care Order - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 17 (2)
No:84.14 Notice Of Application For A Care Order - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 18 (1)
No:84.16 Notice Of Application To Extend The Operation Of A Care Order - Child Care Act 1991
No:84.19 Notice Of Application For Court's Directions (Pending Determination Of Application For Care Order) - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 18 (6)
No:84.21 Notice Of Application For A Supervision Order - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 18 (6)
No:84.24 Notice Of Application To Vary / Discharge A Contribution Order - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 18 (8)
No:84.26 Notice Of Application For A Supervision Order - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 19 (1)
No:84.28 Notice Of Application For Directions (Under Section 19 (3) Of The Act) - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.30 Notice Of Application For Directions (Under Section 19 (4) Of The Act) - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.35 Notice Of Application To Vary / Discharge / A Care Order / A Condition / Direction Attaching To A Care Order - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.36 Notice Of Application To Discharge A Care Order And Make A Supervision Order - Child Care Act 1991
No:84.37 Notice Of Application To / Vary / Discharge A Supervision Order A / Condition / Direction Attaching To A Supervision Order - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.40A Notice Of Application For A Special Care Order - Child Care Act 1991, Section 23B (As Inserted By Section 16 Of The Children Act 2001)
No:84.41 Notice Of Application For An Order Requesting The Preparation Of A Report - Child Care Act 1991, Section 27
No:84.44 Notice Of Application For An Order Regarding Access To A Child - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 37(2)
No:84.46 Notice Of Application To Vary / Discharge An Order Regarding Access To A Child - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.48 Notice Of Application For An Order Authorising Refusal To Allow Access To A Child - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.50 Notice Of Application To Vary / Discharge An Order Authorising Refusal To Allow Access To A Child - Child Care Act, 1991 S. 37 (3)
No:84.52 Notice Of Application For An Order That Child Be Delivered Up To Custody Of The Health Board - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 43(2)
No:84.53A Notice Of Application For An Order Under Section 43A Of The Act - Child Care Act 1991, Section 43A (As Inserted By Section 4 Of The Child Care (Amendment) Act 2007)
No:84.53C Notice Of Application To Vary / Discharge / A Condition / Restriction / Attaching To / An Order Under Section 43A Of The Act - Child Care Act 1991, Section 43B (As Inserted By Section 4 Of The Child Care (Amendment) Act 2007)
No:84.54 Information (Under Section 46 (3) Of The Act) - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.57 Information (Under Section 46 (6) Of The Act) - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.59 Notice Of Application For Directions On A Question Affecting The Welfare Of A Child - Child Care Act, 1991 Section 47
No:84.61 Notice Of Application To Vary / Discharge / An Order / A Direction On A Question Affecting The Welfare Of A Child - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.63 Information (Under Section 55 (2) Of The Act) - Child Care Act, 1991
No:84.65 Notice Of Appeal (Under Section 62 Of The Act) - Child Care Act, 1991

 

Other forms for use in District Court cases:   

  Environmental Protection Agency Act 1992 - notice of intention to make a complaint to the District Court in relation to noise.
  Notice of intention to apply for an extension of time to appeal. 
  Request for copy order.
  Statement of means of an applicant for free legal aid in a criminal case.

 

Forms for use in Dublin District Licensing Court cases:       

Form 1  Notice of application for annual public dance licence
Form 1A Notice of application for new public dance licence.
Form 1B Notice of application for temporary public dance licence (for a defined period not exceeding one month).
Form 1C Notice of application for Transfer of a public dance licence (with the consent of the licensee under the existing licence).
Form 2 Notice of application for annual public music and singing licence.
Form 2A Notice of application for new music and singing licence.
Form 2B Notice of application for transfer of music and singing licence.
Form 2C Notice of application for temporary music and singing licence (temporary).
Form 3 Notice of application for certificate of transfer of licence.
Form 3A Notice of application for ad interim transfer of a licence.
Form 4 Notice of application for a new restaurant certificate.
Form 4A Notice of application for the renewal of a restaurant certificate.
Form 5 Notice of application for a general exemption order in respect of premises situate in the vicinity of a public market or fair.
Form 5A Notice of application for a general exemption order in respect of premises situate in the vicinity of a place which a considerable number of persons are following a lawful trade or calling.
No:80.1 Notice Of Objection To Renewal Of Intoxicating Liquor Licence - Courts (No. 2) Act 1986
No:83.1 Application For (Renewal Of) Certificate Of Registration - Registration Of Clubs Acts, 1904 To 1988
No:83.2 Certificate To Accompany Application For (Renewal Of) Certificate Of Registration - Registration Of Clubs Acts, 1904 To 1988
  Licensing application - filing of annual returns report.
  Company Certificate 2019.