The Supreme Court (Chapter II Arbitration Amendment) Rules 2014 came into operation in the Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia, on 1 December 2014.
These Rules provide comprehensive rules for the making of applications to the Court in both international commercial arbitration and domestic arbitration matters. The rules cover both interlocutory applications and enforcement issues. They provide clear guidance for practitioners on applications such as stay of proceedings in support of arbitration, enforcement, referrals to arbitration, issue of subpoenas and appeals. The Rules include a set of forms for use in the Court.