Party Responsibilities At A Hearing

At the hearing, parties have a responsibility to:

  • Provide an overview of what the appeal is about;
  • Submit all necessary documentation as exhibits at the hearing (this includes any maps, case law, document books, etc.);
  • Present their case using exhibits, witnesses and other evidence;
  • To cross-examine the other parties’ witnesses and evidence;
  • At the end of the hearing, give final arguments or a summary of all the evidence presented.