Overview

The practice and procedures of the CervicalCheck Tribunal are governed by and set out in the Rules of Procedure. All forms that are required to be completed for the issuing and progressing of claims before the Tribunal are available in the Appendix to the Rules.

The Tribunal intends to issue two Practice Directions. Practice Direction 01 relates to the filing of documents, electronically, and to the holding of hearings, remotely. Practice Direction 02 sets out the time limits that are to be allocated to the various stages of a Determination Hearing.  The Tribunal’s Rules of Procedure and its Practice Directions will be published on this website.

Flowcharts have been prepared identifying the relevant steps in Tribunal proceedings from the issuing of a claim to the delivery of a determination. These flowcharts set out the relevant processes and stages both in respect of new claims and in respect of claims which are already the subject of court proceedings. Flowcharts setting out the relevant steps to be taken in respect of adducing evidence, both expert and non-expert, and in respect of the procedures for discovery, interrogatories and admissions. Flowcharts can be accessed here.