Almost every document you file in the High Court needs to be served or given to the other party in the proceeding.
Generally, it is the prosecutor’s responsibility to serve their documents on you, and it is your responsibility to serve your documents on the prosecutor. A Registrar is responsible for serving any notice of appeal or notice of application for leave to appeal.
You can serve documents by:
Documents that are not required to be served include:
To facilitate service of documents throughout your case, you will be required to notify the prosecutor of your address for service as soon as possible after your criminal proceeding has commenced. Your address for service should be:
It is important that all contact details are kept up to date and communicated to the court accordingly.