Drafting note for claim form in right of light proceedings
  • Drafting note for claim form in right of light proceedings
  • Introduction
  • Relevant precedents
  • Court details
  • Claimant
  • Defendant
  • Brief details of claim
  • Value of claim
  • Preferred court
  • Defendant’s name and address for service including postcode
  • more

Produced in partnership with Browne Jacobson LLP


The claim should be commenced by using Claim form (N1)
PDF Format. These drafting notes are for use with Form N1 only.

Relevant precedents

For other relevant precedents, see:

Particulars of claim for right of light claim

Order for Interim Injunction in right of light proceedings

Court details

Insert the name of the court where the proceedings are to be issued.

The claim can be issued either in the County Court or in the High Court if the value of the claim permits, see the Practice Note: Where to start the claim. If issuing in the County Court, you can issue the claim in any County Court hearing centre, however, be aware that if the claim is issued in a County Court hearing centre other than that serving the address for where the property is located, then it may be that the claim will (once issued) be sent on to such County Court hearing centre and, therefore, this extra process may give rise to delay. See CPR PD 2C, para 4 and Practice Note: Starting proceedings in the County Court—CPR PD 2C.

The court will insert the claim number on issuing the claim.


Insert the name of the claimant. If the claimant is a company then insert the company name, and then the following wording: