A list of frequently asked questions for the motion for extension of time to lodge an appeal

You will need to lodge your notice of appeal stamped with court stamp duty – currently €250.00.

You need to have court stamp duty – currently €60.00 – stamped on the notice of motion and €20.00 on the grounding affidavit.

You should first seek the consent of the other side to the late filing of your notice of appeal.  If they do not consent you will need the following:

  • notice of motion
  • grounding affidavit
  • copy of your intended notice of appeal (without court stamp duty)
  • original attested copy of the High Court order to be appealed.

You will have to lodge a motion booklet in advance of the date given for the hearing of the motion.