If you are served with a creditor’s petition, you should consider your options. You’re entitled to at least five days notice between becoming aware of a creditor’s petition and attending a court hearing. You should always appear at court on the first date shown on the petition, even if you plan on having the hearing adjourned.
This fact sheet explains:
This resource was published 20/07/2016. This is legal information only and does not constitute legal advice. You should always contact a lawyer for advice specific to your situation.