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Updated Guidance Note on Sanctions

On 15 June 2022 the SDT’s Policy Committee, led by the President of the Tribunal Alison Kellett published the 10th Edition of its Guidance Note on Sanctions. This edition includes amendments to the costs section (pages 21 to 24) to reflect recent caselaw.

Goodbye to Simon Tinkler and Nalini Chavda

Simon Tinkler ceased to be a member of the Tribunal at the end of April 2022 as he has been appointed as a Deputy High Court Judge. Simon had been a solicitor member of the Tribunal since 2009. During that time Simon sat on, and chaired, numerous cases.

Forthcoming Hearings

In order to access the full list for each court, please click on the download option to see the Daily Cause List as there may be other cases being heard in court on that day.

Please note that the hearings to be heard on any one day can change. The Daily Cause List will be updated in that eventuality. Please check the updated Daily Cause List prior to the day of the hearing.

Monday 4 to Friday 8 July 2022 - In Person Court 5

Monday 4 to Wednesday 6 July 2022

Tuesday 5 July 2022

Wednesday 6 July 2022

Tuesday 12 to Thursday 14 July 2022 Court 5