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The claimant firstly fills this in

N1 claim form

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What does the fee go from

£35-£2,000

2

Where is the n1 claim form sent

Defendant

3

The D can do this with the claim form

Contests or admits it, if claim in admitted the case ends, if contested D sends their defence to court

4

What happens if the n1 claim form is ignored

Court issues a order in default and d must pay claim

5

Parties provide information using this

Pre action protocol

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Judges allocate the case to a track using this

Track allocation questionnaire

7

Claims can be put on this track

Small track

8

Claims under this are put onto the small track

£10,000

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Where are small track claims heard

County court

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Which judge hears small track cases

District judge

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Another track a case could be allocated to

Fast track

12

Claims worth this are allocated to fast track

£10,000 to £25,000

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Which court is fast track claims heard in

County

14

Which judge hears fast track cases

Circuit

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The final track a case can be allocated to

Multi track

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What is the value of the claims put on multi track

£25,000

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Heard in county court between this value for fast track

£25,000 to £50,0000

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Cases above £50,000 are heard here

High court

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How many cases are started in the county court however only a small number proceed to trial

2 million

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What does the county court deal with

Civil cases including tort, probate, family and employment