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General Notices: 31st July 2018 Long vacation


High Court Notice

Long Vacation 2018

Practitioners are hereby advised of the following arrangements during the Long Vacation 2018.

A High Court Judge will be available every day throughout the Long Vacation to hear urgent applications.

Applications will not be listed before the vacation Judge without certification from the High Court Duty Registrar that the matter is urgent. In the case of any such matter please contact the Four Courts at 01-8886000 and make arrangements with the High Court Duty Registrar.

All sittings before the vacation Judge will take place Monday to Friday in Court 3 in the Four Courts at 11.00 a.m.

In addition to the foregoing, the following categories of business shall be heard as follows:

The Bail List at 11.00 a.m. in Cloverhill Courthouse on each Tuesday and Thursday in accordance with the arrangements set out in Practice Direction HC 63.

The Commercial List at 11.00 a.m. in Court 1 Four Courts on the 10th of September.

The Extradition List in Court 21 CCJ on the 15th and 29th of August and the 12th of September.

The Minors' List at 11.00 a.m. in Court 7 Four Courts on the 16th of August and 6th of September.

The Insolvency List at 11.00 a.m. in Court 3 Four Courts on the 20th of August and the 20th of September.

The Hague and Luxembourg Convention List at 11.00 a.m. in Court 7 Four Courts on the 27th of August and 6th of September.

Applications pursuant to Practice Direction HC74 for leave to apply for judicial review in respect of permissions or decisions concerning strategic infrastructure developments may be made to Mr Justice Barniville on the 29th of August or the 5th or the 19th of September. In circumstances where such an application must, having regards to time constraints, be made at any other time same shall be made to the Duty Judge who shall adjourn the application to a date be heard by Mr Justice Barniville.

Legal Diary
The Legal Diary will be published on the Courts Service website (www.courts.ie) on each day on which the Central Office is open during the Long Vacation.

Central Office of the High Court
The Central Office of the High Court will be open for public business on weekdays from 10.00 o'clock a.m. until 4.30 o'clock p.m. except on Monday 6th August.

Peter Kelly
President of the High Court
30th July 2018