Administrative Court Judicial Review Guide 2023

Below you’ll find detailed legal guidance on bringing a judicial review case in the Administrative Court.

The 2023 edition reflects legislative and practice changes relevant to the Administrative Court over the last year.

It includes guidance on:

  • litigants in person
  • civil restraint orders
  • starting a claim
  • applying for permission for judicial review
  • specific practice points
  • urgent cases
  • substantive hearings
  • remedies
  • case management
  • costs
  • appeals

The guide also includes contact details for the court, information on forms and fees, and addresses for serving documents on government departments.

NB: The Welsh translated version of the HMCTS Administrative Court will be available shortly.