15. Methods of service

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(1) A document may be served by any of the following methods —
(a) by personal service in accordance with Rule 16;
(b) by courier or other service which provides for delivery on the same or next business day;
(c) by leaving it at a place specified in Rule 17;
(d) except in the case of a document which initiates proceedings, by e-mail or other means of electronic communication;
(e) by any other method authorised by the Court under Rule 19.
(2) A company may be served by any method permitted under this Part or by any of the methods of service permitted under the Companies Regulations.
(3) A limited liability partnership may be served by any method permitted under this Part or by any of the methods of service permitted under the Companies Regulations as applied with modifications by rules made under the Limited Liability Partnerships Regulations 2015.