In civil litigation the parties are generally responsible for conducting the litigation. They do this by:
The process of bringing a civil action to trial in the Supreme Court of Tasmania is set out in Part 22 - Trials of the Supreme Court Rules 2000. Part 22 consists of the following Divisions:
Division 6 - Assessment of damages or value (rules 583-587)
See the Court Etiquette page for details of appropriate dress and behaviour in court.
Fees and percentages to be taken in all proceedings, including Probate actions.
Costs of a writ of execution which may be directed to be levied.
See the Legal Aid Commission web site for details of their services.