Affidavit in support of an application for a search order
Affidavit in support of an application for a search order

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

  • Affidavit in support of an application for a search order

Filed on behalf of the [insert party eg Claimant / Applicant / Defendant]

[insert initials and surname of deponent]

Number of affidavit: [insert the number of the affidavit in relation to that deponent eg first]

Exhibits: [insert identifying initials and number of each exhibit referred to]

Date: [insert date sworn]

Claim No. [insert claim number].

[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE

[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location] OR

[Specify division]

[Specify specialist court]

[Insert location] DISTRICT REGISTRY

THE COUNTY COURT AT [insert location]

[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS LIST

Between:

  1. [insert name]        Claimant[ / Applicant]

  1. and

  1. [insert name]        Defendant[ / Respondent]

_______________________________________

[insert number of affidavit eg first] AFFIDAVIT of

[insert full name of deponent]

On behalf of the [Claimant / APPLICANT]

_______________________________________

I, [insert full name of deponent], [insert position held at and name of firm or employer] of [insert address], STATE ON oath:

  1. 1

    I am a solicitor of the Supreme Court and a solicitor [and partner] in the firm of [insert name of solicitor's firm] which practices at the above address. I have the conduct of this matter on behalf of the applicant, [insert name of the applicant]. I am duly authorised by the applicant to swear this affidavit on its behalf.