The changes to the monetary jurisdictions of the civil courts proposed by Courts and Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2013 will take effect on 3rd February, 2014. The new limits will be: District Court: €15,000. Circuit Court in civil proceedings (other than personal injury claims): €75,000. Circuit Court for personal injury actions €60,000.
New Jurisdiction Limits for District and Circuit Courts The new Courts Bill 2013 increases the jurisdiction of the District Court and Circuit Court in civil matters as follows: Circuit Court increased from €38,092 to €75,000 District court increased from €6,350 to €15,000 This review is certainly warranted given that it is almost two decades […]