FORMS

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 1
CFI 2: Claim Form (Small Claims) Download CFI 2
CFI 3: Claim Form (Employment) Download CFI 3
CFI 4: Claim Form (Judicial Review) Download CFI 4
CFI 5: Claim Form (Arbitration - Enforcement)1 Download CFI 5
CFI 6: Claim Form (Rule 30 Procedure) Download CFI 6
CFI 7: Acknowledgment of Service Download CFI 7
CFI 7A: Acknowledgment of Service (Judicial Review Claims) Download CFI 7A
CFI 8: Defence Download CFI 8
CFI 9: Counterclaim Download CFI 9
CFI 10: Reply Download CFI 10
CFI 11: Case Summary (Small Claims) Download CFI 11
CFI 12: Application Notice Download CFI 12
CFI 12A: Application Notice (Pre-Claim Interim Remedy) Download CFI 12A
CFI 12B: Application for Default Judgment (Small Claims) Download CFI 12B
CFI 12C: General Application Notice (Small Claims) Download CFI 12C
CFI 13: Redfern Schedule and Disclosure Statement Download CFI 13
CFI 14: Affidavit Download CFI 14
CFI 15: Witness Statement Download CFI 15
CFI 16: Application for Witness Summons Download CFI 16
CFI 17: Notice of intention to rely on or call certain evidence Download CFI 17
CFI 18: Notice of Discontinuance* Download CFI 18
CFI 19: Notice of Appeal to Commercial and Civil Division (Small Claims) Download CFI 19
CFI 20: Response to Notice of Appeal to Commercial and Civil Division (Small Claims) Download CFI 20
CFI 21: Part 18 Offer Download CFI 21
CFI 22: Consent Orders* Download CFI 22
CFI 23: Notice of Appearance* Download CFI 23
CFI 24: Application for certified copy of Order or Judgment* Download CFI 24
CFI 25: Enforcement Application under ADGM Enactment Download CFI 25
CFI 26: Application for evidence for Courts outside the jurisdiction Download CFI 26
CFI 27: Claim (Application for registration of recognised Court’s judgment) Download CFI 27
CFI 28: Claim (Arbitration Claims – Rule 30 Procedure) Download CFI 28
CFI 29: Claim (Application for registration and enforcement of Judgment of a Court of the United Arab Emirates) Download CFI 29
CFI 30: Application for deputisation of Judgment of ADGM Courts* Download CFI 30
CFI 31: Certificate of Service* Download CFI 31
CFI 32: Notice to Defendant (outside ADGM)* Download CFI 32
CFI 33: Notice of Change of Representation* Download CFI 33
CFI 34: Notice of Admission/ Request for time to pay* Download CFI 34
CFI 35: Application for access to court records* Download CFI 35
CFI 36: General Form* Download CFI 36
CFI 37: Draft Order Download CFI 37
CFI 38: Application to Court of First Instance for Permission to Appeal to Court of Appeal Download CFI 38
CFI 39: Argument in Support of Application for Permission to Appeal to Court of Appeal Download CFI 39
CFI 40: Argument in Response to Application for Permission to Appeal to Court of Appeal Download CFI 40
CFI 41: Argument in Reply in Application for Permission to Appeal to Court of Appeal Download CFI 41
CFI 42: Notice of Intention of Ceasing to Act* Download CFI 42
CFI 43: Notice of Ceasing to Act* Download CFI 43
CFI 44: Claim (Derivative Claims) Download CFI 44
Court of Appeal
COA 1: Application to the Court of Appeal for Permission to Appeal Download COA 1
COA 2: Argument in Support of Application for Permission to Appeal Download COA 2
COA 3: Argument in Response to Application for Permission to Appeal Download COA 3
COA 4: Argument in Reply in Application for Permission to Appeal Download COA 4
COA 5: Notice of Appeal Download COA 5
COA 6: Acknowledgement of Service (Court of Appeal) Download COA 6
COA 7: Argument in Support of Appeal Download COA 7
COA 8: Argument in Response to Appeal Download COA 8
COA 9: Argument in Reply to Appeal Download COA 9
COA 10: Application Notice (Court of Appeal) Download COA 10
COA 11: Draft Order (Court of Appeal) Download COA 11
COA 12: Witness Statement (Court of Appeal) Download COA 12
COA 13: Part 18 Offer (Court of Appeal) Download COA 13
Costs
COSTS 1: Bill of Costs Download COSTS 1
COSTS 2: Notice of Dispute (Costs) Download COSTS 2
COSTS 3: Notice of Dissatisfaction (Costs) Download COSTS 3
COSTS 4: Application for Review (Costs) Download COSTS 4
COSTS 5: Notice of Objection (Costs) Download COSTS 5
COSTS 6: Application for default costs certificate Download COSTS 6
COSTS 7: Costs Management Form Download COSTS 7
Insolvency
INSOLVENCY 1: Administration application Download INSOLVENCY 1
INSOLVENCY 2: Witness Statement Download INSOLVENCY 2
INSOLVENCY 3: Certificate of Service Download INSOLVENCY 3
INSOLVENCY 4: Insolvency Act Application Notice Download INSOLVENCY 4
INSOLVENCY 5: Winding-up Petition Download INSOLVENCY 5
INSOLVENCY 6: Verification of the Petition Download INSOLVENCY 6
INSOLVENCY 7: Notice of Opposition to Winding-Up Petition Download INSOLVENCY 7
INSOLVENCY 8: Certificate of Compliance Download INSOLVENCY 8
INSOLVENCY 9: General Form Download INSOLVENCY 9
INSOLVENCY 10: Notice of persons Intending to appear Download INSOLVENCY 10
INSOLVENCY 11: List of appearances Download INSOLVENCY 11
INSOLVENCY 12: Application for access to court records Download INSOLVENCY 12
INSOLVENCY 13: Notice of Appearance Download INSOLVENCY 13