The General List hears proceedings related to compensation, such as applications for compensation following a workplace or car accident, and claims arising from a personal injury caused by negligence.
Many of the claims in the General List relate to compensation for people who have suffered injuries at work or in road accidents.
The General List also hears claims relating to people who have suffered personal injury due to negligence.
The General List is established under Order 34A.04(1)(a) of the County Court Civil Procedure Rules 2008.
Practice notes guide the operation and management of matters within the Common Law Division.
The Judge in charge of the General List of the Common Law Division also manages all circuit proceedings for the list.
See also the Directions group guidelines 2016 for consent orders and directions group guidelines and orders.