Electronic disclosure—electronic disclosure questionnaire
Electronic disclosure—electronic disclosure questionnaire

The following Dispute Resolution guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Electronic disclosure—electronic disclosure questionnaire
  • What is it?
  • Issues covered

This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Electronic disclosure questionnaire—frequently asked questions.

Note: This Practice Note does not cover the provisions of the disclosure pilot scheme in the Business and Property Courts. For further guidance, see Practice Note: Business and Property Courts—the disclosure pilot scheme.

What is it?

The electronic disclosure questionnaire (EDQ) is designed to be exchanged between the parties in order to provide information in relation to the scope, extent and most suitable format for e-disclosure. Although it is not compulsory to do so, paragraph 15 of CPR PD 31B gives the court the power to order parties to complete and exchange it if they cann