Antigua and Barbuda (AG)

Jurisdiction Overview

IDQuestionAnswer
408 *Are all court proceedings on civil tax matters openly accessible to the public, and the public cannot be ordered to leave the court room by invoking tax secrecy, bank secrecy, professional secrecy or comparable confidentiality rules? No
 Data Date: 2019

Notes

 
The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court is responsible for the administration of justice in its member states, which includes Antigua and Barbuda (eccourts.org). According to the Civil Procedure Rules of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (Rule 2.7, 2.b): "any proceedings may be heard in private, with the consent of the parties".

Sources

Civil Procedure Rules of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, Rule 2.7, 2.b.
 
https://www.eccourts.org/civil-procedure-rules/part-2-application-interpretation-rules/
 
https://www.eccourts.org/brief-history-of-the-court/