Supreme Court

Updated Practice Note SC CL 2 - Criminal Proceedings

The Chief Justice has reissued Practice Note SC CL 2 – Criminal Proceedings. The revised Practice Note commences operation 1 May 2021. It was last reissued on 21 September 2020.

The main changes are: 

  • Increasing the timeframe in which to serve documents;
  • Clarifying that the prosecution must include a statement where post-offence conduct is relied upon; and
  • Updating the types of matters that may be brought before the Court.

You can download printable version of the updated Practice Note from the links below:

The updated content is also available on the following webpage: