To fill out and send the response form, you have three options:
You can now accept your summons online:
Fill in one of these forms:
Fill in this form if you haven’t put off (deferred) your jury service in the last year.
Fill in this form if you have put off (deferred) your jury service in the last year.
Email the completed form to the email address on the form.
Fill in the paper form you received with your jury summons, put it in the prepaid envelope you were sent with your jury summons letter and post it back.
If it has a DX address, you can put it in a DX box or a NZ Post box.
Or you can scan and email your form. The email address will be on the form, or you can get the email address from our list of email addresses from all courts.
Ask the court to pay your expenses.
All District Courts:
Juror expense claim form - DC [PDF, 339 KB]
Auckland High Court:
Juror expense claim form - Auckland HC [PDF, 327 KB]
Christchurch High Court:
Juror expense claim form - Christchurch HC [PDF, 459 KB]
Wellington High Court:
Juror expense claim form - Wellington HC [PDF, 469 KB]
2. You’ll need to give the court proof, such as:
Court staff will collect your claim form at the end of each week. If your jury trial takes longer than one week, You’ll need to fill out a separate claim form for each week of your jury service.
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