FORMS

Past version: effective up to 08/07/2020
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The Practice Directions prescribe the forms to be used for ADGM Courts. Parties and their legal representatives must refer to the relevant Practice Direction when seeking to lodge any particular document with ADGM Courts. Parties must not use any form or template other than those prescribed by ADGM Courts below.

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Click hereClick here to view ADGM Courts Form Fees Reference Table which sets out the fees applicable to each form.

Court of First Instance
CFI 1 - Claim Form Download CFI 1CFI 1
CFI 2 - Claim Form (Small Claims) Download CFI 2CFI 2
CFI 3 - Claim Form (Rule 30 Procedure) Download CFI 3CFI 3
CFI 4 - Claim Form (Judicial Review) Download CFI 4CFI 4
CFI 5 - Claim Form (Arbitration - Enforcement)1 Download CFI 5CFI 5
CFI 6 - Claim Form (Derivative Claims) Download CFI 6CFI 6
CFI 7 - Acknowledgment of Service Download CFI 7CFI 7
CFI 8 - Defence Download CFI 8CFI 8
CFI 9 - Counterclaim Download CFI 9CFI 9
CFI 10 - Reply Download CFI 10CFI 10
CFI 11 - Case Summary (Small Claims) Download CFI 11CFI 11
CFI 12 - Application Notice Download CFI 12CFI 12
CFI 12A - Application Notice (Pre-Claim Interim Remedy) Download CFI 12ACFI 12A
CFI 13 - Redfern Schedule and Disclosure Statement Download CFI 13CFI 13
CFI 14 - Affidavit Download CFI 14CFI 14
CFI 15 - Witness Statement Download CFI 15CFI 15
CFI 16 - Application for Witness Summons Download CFI 16CFI 16
CFI 17 - Notice of Intention to rely on or call certain Evidence Download CFI 17CFI 17
CFI 18 - Notice of Discontinuance Download CFI 18CFI 18
CFI 19 - Notice of Appeal to Civil Division of Court of First Instance (Small Claims) Download CFI 19CFI 19
CFI 20 - Response to Notice of Appeal to Civil Division of Court of First Instance (Small Claims) Download CFI 20CFI 20
CFI 21 - Part 18 Offer Download CFI 21CFI 21
CFI 22 - Consent Orders Download CFI 22CFI 22
CFI 23 - Notice of Appearance2 Download CFI 23CFI 23
CFI 24 - Application for certified copy of Judgment*3 Download CFI 24CFI 24
CFI 25 - Enforcement Application Download CFI 25CFI 25
CFI 26 - Application for evidence for Courts of other Convention States Download CFI 26CFI 26
CFI 27 - Claim Form (Application for registration of recognised court's judgment) Download CFI 27CFI 27
CFI 28 - Claim Form (Arbitration Claims - Rule 30 Procedure) Download CFI 28CFI 28
CFI 29 - Claim Form (Application for registration and enforcement of Judgment of the UAE) Download CFI 29CFI 29
CFI 30 - Application for deputisation of Judgment of ADGM Courts* Download CFI 30CFI 30
CFI 31 - Certificate of Service* Download CFI 31CFI 31
CFI 32 - Notice to Defendant (outside ADGM and Abu Dhabi)* Download CFI 32CFI 32
CFI 33 - Notice of Change of Representation* Download CFI 33CFI 33
CFI 34 - Request for time to pay* Download CFI 34CFI 34
CFI 35 - Application for access to court records* Download CFI 35CFI 35
CFI 36 - General Form* Download CFI 36CFI 36
CFI 37 - Draft Order Download CFI 37CFI 37
Court of Appeal
COA 1 - Application to Court of Appeal for Permission to Appeal Download COA 1COA 1
COA 2 - Argument in Support of Application for Permission to Appeal Download COA 2COA 2
COA 3 - Argument in Response to Application for Permission to Appeal Download COA 3COA 3
COA 4 - Argument in Reply in Application for Permission to Appeal Download COA 4COA 4
COA 5 - Application to the Court of Appeal for Permission to Cross-Appeal Download COA 5COA 5
COA 6 - Notice of Appeal to Court of Appeal Download COA 6COA 6
COA 7 - Acknowledgement of Service (Appeal to Court of Appeal) Download COA 7COA 7
COA 8 - Notice of Contention Download COA 8COA 8
COA 9 - Application Notice (Court of Appeal) Download COA 9COA 9
COA 10 - Part 18 Offer Download COA 10COA 10
Costs
COSTS 1 - Bill of Costs Download COSTS 1COSTS 1
COSTS 2 - Notice of Dispute (Costs) Download COSTS 2COSTS 2
COSTS 3 - Notice of Dissatisfaction (Costs) Download COSTS 3COSTS 3
COSTS 4 - Application for Review (Costs) Download COSTS 4COSTS 4
COSTS 5 - Notice of Objection (Costs) Download COSTS 5COSTS 5
COSTS 6 - Application for default costs certificate Download COSTS 6COSTS 6
COSTS 7 - Costs Management Form Download COSTS 7COSTS 7