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A summons (also known in England and Wales as a claim form and in the Australian state of New South Wales as a court attendance notice (CAN)) is a legal document issued by a court (a judicial summons) or by an administrative agency of government (an administrative summons) for various purposes.

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    NSW NCAT Summons

    Hi I wanted to know if anyway can tell me if a summons from NCAT is actually enforceable. I am a landlord and the ex tenant left the place quite dirty and damage. (We have sacked the agent because of this). The ex tenant has summons 15 people to the hearing including tradespeople that we paid to...
  2. Ian Curtis

    NSW Tribunal Summons Refusal - Unreasonable Protection of the Public Trustee?

    See attached. Seems to me to be implying that if TAG have not conducted their investigation into the lockout as promised they are allowed to stonewall rather than be made by NCAT to admit there was no investigation. Also the implication that if the $100k estimate of expenses is completely...
  3. J

    NSW Summons served on 16 year old

    Hi, can a summons to an adult be served to their child who is 16 years old? I was under the impression they could not be served on an individual under the age of 18 if the summons was not for the child. I also thought a summons had to be issued to the party on the documents and not to a third...
  4. J

    NSW Is a court attendance notice (CAN) the same as a summons?

    Is a court attendance notice (CAN) the same as a summons? If no, what are the differences?
  5. J

    NSW LEPRA, Summons and Trespass

    Who wins out?
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    VIC Incorrect information listed under charges on summons

    Hi, I was intercepted by police on 30/10/19 in burnley for high speed on the monash fwy on my motorbike which had a bald tyre. I received summons to go to court for 3 charges. dangerous driving, unregistered and unroadworthy. Both the dangerous driving and unregistered charge both state in...
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    Summons or summon to appear

    Hi all, When I receive a summons to appear in court, do they have to give a minimum notice from the point of receiving to the point of court day? Or could it be within a week, 2 weeks etc? Thank you.
  8. some.bloke

    WA Entry to club was searched and sched 4. med (modafinil) seized, now have a summons on the way...

    I dont have a script, but as far as I am aware modafinil falls under this grey area where you *can* legally import up to 3 months worth without a script, but technically it is a sched. 4 substance that requires a doctors authorization/prescription to buy in Australia. I had half a card of...
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    VIC Charging process, length of time, summons etc

    I was questioned in relation to stealing from an employer 6 months ago (to the day). I was processed/finger prints etc but not charged, amount alleged was just under $120K, which I profusely denied being anywhere close to alleged amount. I was informed I would likely receive a summons with...
  10. Nicholas N Chin

    WA Questions on an Easement Dispute - Help?

    I have questions about an Easement Dispute which I brought before SAT, DC, SCWA, COA and finally the HCA. The issue is: There is no exclusivity principle as decided by the judges because the lawyer preparing the conveyance should have documented it in the title deeds or by a separate covenant...