FORM 2O
 

AN CHÚIRT CHUARDA TEAGHLAIGH 
THE CIRCUIT FAMILY COURT

CIRCUIT                                                                                                             COUNTY OF

 

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CIVIL BILL
IN THE MATTER OF THE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACT, 1996

BETWEEN
.................... Applicant
AND
.................... Respondent

You are hereby required within ten days after the service of this Civil Bill upon you to enter or cause to be entered with the County Registrar, at his Office at ................., an Appearance to answer the claim of .................. of ........................................, the Plaintiff herein.
 

And take notice that unless you do enter an Appearance, you will be held to have admitted the said claim, and the Plaintiff may proceed therein and judgment may be given against you in your absence without further notice.
 

And further take notice that, if you intend to defend the proceeding on any grounds, you must not only enter an Appearance, but also, within ten days after Appearance, deliver a statement in writing showing the nature and grounds of your Defence.
 

The Appearance may be entered by posting same to the said Office and by giving copies thereof to the Plaintiff or his Solicitor by post and the Defence may be delivered by posting same to the Plaintiff or his Solicitor.

Dated the .... day of .................

Signed ........................…………………............... 
Plaintiff/Solicitors for the Plaintiff

To: .............................…………..………..........
The Defendant/Solicitor for the Defendant

 

INDORSEMENT OF CLAIM


[Here insert details of the Plaintiff's claim and the grounds upon which relief is being sought as required by these Rules including the basis upon which jurisdiction is claimed]

THE PLAINTIFF CLAIMS:

[Insert reliefs sought by the Plaintiff]

.....................................………………………... 
Plaintiff/Solicitors for the Plaintiff

 

 

Form 2O amended by S.I. 358 of 2008, effective 1 October 2008.