FORMS

Past version: effective from 09/07/2020 - 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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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 (Employment) 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 (Rule 30 Procedure) Download CFI 6CFI 6
CFI 7: Acknowledgment of Service Download CFI 7CFI 7
CFI 7A: Acknowledgment of Service (Judicial Review Claims) Download CFI 7ACFI 7A
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 Commercial and Civil Division (Small Claims) Download CFI 19CFI 19
CFI 20: Response to Notice of Appeal to Commercial and Civil Division (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 Appearance* Download CFI 23CFI 23
CFI 24: Application for certified copy of Order or Judgment* Download CFI 24CFI 24
CFI 25: Enforcement Application under ADGM Enactment Download CFI 25CFI 25
CFI 26: Application for evidence for Courts outside the jurisdiction Download CFI 26CFI 26
CFI 27: Claim (Application for registration of recognised Court’s judgment) Download CFI 27CFI 27
CFI 28: Claim (Arbitration Claims – Rule 30 Procedure) Download CFI 28CFI 28
CFI 29: Claim (Application for registration and enforcement of Judgment of a Court of the United Arab Emirates) 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)* Download CFI 32CFI 32
CFI 33: Notice of Change of Representation* Download CFI 33CFI 33
CFI 34: Notice of Admission/ 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
CFI 38: Application to Court of First Instance for Permission to Appeal to Court of Appeal Download CFI 38CFI 38
CFI 39: Argument in Support of Application for Permission to Appeal to Court of Appeal Download CFI 39CFI 39
CFI 40: Argument in Response to Application for Permission to Appeal to Court of Appeal Download CFI 40CFI 40
CFI 41: Argument in Reply in Application for Permission to Appeal to Court of Appeal Download CFI 41CFI 41
CFI 42: Notice of Intention of Ceasing to Act* Download CFI 42CFI 42
CFI 43: Notice of Ceasing to Act* Download CFI 43CFI 43
CFI 44: Claim (Derivative Claims) Download CFI 44CFI 44
Court of Appeal
COA 1: Application to the 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: Notice of Appeal Download COA 5COA 5
COA 6: Acknowledgement of Service (Court of Appeal) Download COA 6COA 6
COA 7: Argument in Support of Appeal Download COA 7COA 7
COA 8: Argument in Response to Appeal Download COA 8COA 8
COA 9: Argument in Reply to Appeal Download COA 9COA 9
COA 10: Application Notice (Court of Appeal) Download COA 10COA 10
COA 11: Draft Order (Court of Appeal) Download COA 11COA 11
COA 12: Witness Statement (Court of Appeal) Download COA 12COA 12
COA 13: Part 18 Offer (Court of Appeal) Download COA 13COA 13
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
Insolvency
INSOLVENCY 1: Administration application Download INSOLVENCY 1INSOLVENCY 1
INSOLVENCY 2: Witness Statement Download INSOLVENCY 2INSOLVENCY 2
INSOLVENCY 3: Certificate of Service Download INSOLVENCY 3INSOLVENCY 3
INSOLVENCY 4: Insolvency Act Application Notice Download INSOLVENCY 4INSOLVENCY 4
INSOLVENCY 5: Winding-up Petition Download INSOLVENCY 5INSOLVENCY 5
INSOLVENCY 6: Verification of the Petition Download INSOLVENCY 6INSOLVENCY 6
INSOLVENCY 7: Notice of Opposition to Winding-Up Petition Download INSOLVENCY 7INSOLVENCY 7
INSOLVENCY 8: Certificate of Compliance Download INSOLVENCY 8INSOLVENCY 8
INSOLVENCY 9: General Form Download INSOLVENCY 9INSOLVENCY 9
INSOLVENCY 10: Notice of persons Intending to appear Download INSOLVENCY 10INSOLVENCY 10
INSOLVENCY 11: List of appearances Download INSOLVENCY 11INSOLVENCY 11
INSOLVENCY 12: Application for access to court records Download INSOLVENCY 12INSOLVENCY 12
INSOLVENCY 13: Notice of Appearance Download INSOLVENCY 13