(1) Unless rules of court otherwise provide or the court otherwise orders, a party must seek direction from the court as soon as practicable if the party—
(a) intends to adduce expert evidence at trial; or
(b) becomes aware that the party may adduce expert evidence at trial.
(2) Subsection (1) does not apply to the Magistrates' Court unless Magistrates' Court rules of court specify that the requirement to seek directions set out in subsection (1) applies to civil proceedings, or specified classes of civil proceeding, in that Court.
S. 65H inserted by No. 62/2012 s. 10.