Peace Order

Peace Order Process

Use this process only as a guideline. Each process may change based on circumstance.

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Adopting A Child Process
  • Required Documents –

    • Certified Copy of Identity Documents.

    • Respondents Details.

  • Procedure

    • The process are as follows -

      • Applicant to approach the district court they reside in with the details of the complaint (Peace order department).

    • An affidavit detailing the nature, extent and severity of the incident against him/her must be documented. Exact dates and violent conduct must be stated in the affidavit.

    • Peace orders may be brought by non-family members.

    • The magistrate’s court will grant an order against the respondent warning said party stop the violent behaviour against the applicant.

    • Respondents have the opportunity to respond to the allegations before a final order is granted.