In 2017, Class 4 matters were
10% of the Court's finalised caseload.
Of the Class 4 matters finalised in 2017:
61% were civil enforcement proceedings initiated by local councils
32% involved judicial review proceedings.
7% were other other matters.
In 2017, 65% of Class 4 matters were finalised by alternative dispute resolution processes and negotiated settlement, without the need for a court hearing.
88% of Class 4 matters were finalised within 16 months of commencement. The median completion time was 132 days.