Tag: maintenance

  • How to Pursue Arrears of Maintenance

    Have you a Court Order for maintenance but payments are not being made? You can pursue the arrears of maintenance, and the creditor runs the risk of going to jail for contempt of court. How do you pursue arrears? Firstly, you must make an application for the issue of a summons. It shall be in…

  • How to Apply for Maintenance in the District Court

    You can apply for maintenance in the District Court where either party to the proceedings ordinarily resides or carries on any profession, business or occupation. The application will be heard in private-only officers of the Court, the parties and their legal representatives, witnesses (subject to the provisions of Order 8 rule 2 of these Rules) and such…