Administrative Court judicial review guide

Detailed legal guidance on bringing a judicial review case in the Administrative Court. The July 2020 edition reflects legislative and practice changes relevant to the Administrative Court over the last year.



Includes guidance on:

  • starting a claim
  • applying for permission for judicial review
  • substantive hearings
  • remedies
  • case management
  • specific practice points
  • ending a claim
  • costs
  • appeals

The guide also includes contact details for the court, information on forms and fees, and addresses for serving documents on government departments.

Published 25 July 2016
Last updated 1 September 2020 + show all updates
  1. 2020 guide published.

  2. Welsh version of guide added.

  3. 2019 Admin Court Judicial Review Guide added.

  4. 2018 revised guide published.

  5. Welsh version published

  6. Confirmation July 2017 guide is latest version

  7. Updated guide

  8. 2017 Guide added

  9. First published.