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List of Information Available to the Public (Free of Charge or at a Cost)

For further information, please contact the Access to Information Officer.

I. COURT REGISTRIES

Court of Final Appeal Registry
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
Clerk of Court's Office
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
2. Warned List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
3. Court of First Instance Pending List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
4. A final list of common jurors Sheet Free Open for public inspection in the Jury Office
High Court Registry
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
Competition Tribunal Registry
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
2. Rule 19 Notice Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Competition Tribunal Website
District Court Registry
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
2. Warned List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Competition Tribunal Website
3. Pending List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Family Court Registry
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
Lands Tribunal Registry
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
2. General Procedures - Applications under the Building Management Ordinance (Cap 344) Sheet Free Available for public collection at the counter
Web Free Judiciary Website
3. General Procedures - Application for Order for Possession Sheet Free Available for public collection at the counter
Web Free Judiciary Website
4. General Procedures - Applications for Determination of Compensation & etc. Sheet Free Available for public collection at the counter
Web Free Judiciary Website
5. General Procedures - Appeals to Lands Tribunal Sheet Free Available for public collection at the counter
Web Free Judiciary Website
6. General Procedures – Enforcement of Order for Possession Sheet Free Available for public collection at the counter
Web Free Judiciary Website
Magistrates’ Courts Registries
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
Small Claims Tribunal Registry
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
2. Instructions on how to complete Forms 1 & 2 Sheet Free Available for collection at the counter
3. Notice to Claimant (Instructions to Claimant(s) on the requirements to provide company/business search documents where applicable) Sheet Free Available for collection at the counter
Labour Tribunal Registry
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
Coroner’s Court Registry
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website
Obscene Articles Tribunal Registry
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Daily Cause List Sheet Free Open for public inspection at Notice Board
Web Free Judiciary Website

II. COURT SUPPORT SERVICES

Press & Public Relations Office
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Hong Kong Judiciary Annual Report Web Free Judiciary Website
2. Coroners’ Report Report Free Limited circulation
Web Free Judiciary Website
3. Guide to Court Services Series
  1. Guide to Court Services
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Court of Final Appeal
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. High Court
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Jury
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Guidance Notes for Jurors in Criminal Trials
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Probate Registry
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Bailiff’s Section
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. District Court
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. How to Apply for a Divorce
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. How to Apply for Injunctions under the Domestic and Cohabitation Relationships Violence Ordinance
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Lands Tribunal
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Magistrates' Courts
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Labour Tribunal
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Small Claims Tribunal (8 booklets)
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Obscene Articles Tribunal
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. The Coroner's Court
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
4. Guide to General Civil Proceedings in High Court and District Court Series
  1. Civil Justice Reform An Overview
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. What should be considered before taking legal action
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. What should be noted about civil proceedings
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. What are the stages in a civil action
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. How to prepare for a hearing or trial
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. How is a trial or hearing conducted in court
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. What are Statements of Truth
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. How to shorten legal proceedings : Order 13A admissions in monetary claims
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. How to shorten legal proceedings : Sanctioned offers and sanctioned payments
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. How to apply for judicial review
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. How to appeal
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. What is taxation of costs
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Civil Justice Reform : Transitional Arrangements
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
5. Mediation
  1. What is Mediation
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. General Guide to Practice Direction 31 – Mediation
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. General Guide to Mediation for Land Compulsory Sale Cases
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Integrated Mediation Office of the Judiciary
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Case Management and Mediation for Building Management Cases in the Lands Tribunal
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
  1. Family Mediation
Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
Corporate Services Division
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Environmental Report Web Free Judiciary Website
2. Judiciary Trust Funds Audited Financial Statements Web Free Judiciary Website
3. Judiciary Administrator's presentation and replies to Finance Committee Web Free Judiciary Website
4. Judicial Officers Recommendation Commission Report Web Free Judiciary Website
Court of Final Appeal Library
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Judgments of Court of Final Appeal Bound volume

$4 per photocopy (served by library staff)

No printing is allowed for CD-ROM databases

Restricted to:
Barristers and solicitors in private practice, government legal officers and others on the days when their cases are being heard in the Court of Final Appeal.
2. Reference materials on law and related subjects Book, bound volume, CD-ROM databases
3. Judgments of District Court level and above, Reasons for Sentence of High Court and District Court, Reasons for Verdict of District Court and Practice Directions available online Web Free Judiciary Website
Sheet $1.3 per computer printout
4. Library Catalogue Web Free
Sheet $1.3 per computer printout
High Court Library and District Court Library
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Judgments of District Court level and above Bound volume

$0.5 per photocopy (self-service)

$4 per photocopy (served by library staff)

No printing is allowed for CD-ROM databases

Restricted to:
  • Barristers and solicitors in private practice, government legal officers and others who have been issued library cards by the Judiciary Library upon payment of the fees specified below;* and
  • persons authorized in writing by the Judiciary
2. Reasons for Sentence of High Court and District Court, and Reasons for Verdict of District Court Bound volume
3. Reference materials on law and related subjects Book, bound volume, CD-ROM databases

Administrator.

*A library card is issued upon payment of the following annual fees:-

  • a) Barrister / pupil barrister / solicitor / trainee solicitor in private practice and government legal officer: free
  • b) Corporate or foreign lawyer: $375
  • c) Law student: $75
  • d) Others: $150
4. Judgments of District Court level and above, Reasons for Sentence of High Court and District Court, Reasons for Verdict of District Court and Practice Directions available online Web Free Judiciary website
Sheet $1.3 per computer printout
5. Library Catalogue Web Free
Sheet $1.3 per computer printout
Others
Item Description Format Unit Price Availability
1. Complaints against a Judge’s Conduct Booklet Free Available to general public
Web Free Judiciary Website
2. Guide to Judicial Conduct Web Free Judiciary Website
3. Guidelines in relation to part-time Judges and participation in political activities Web Free Judiciary Website