Use this page to lodge Other Appeal Applications such a Notice of Case Stated, an Application for Reservation of Question to Court of Appeal, a Notice of Reference on Petition of Mercy, and a Notice of Application for Retrial.

  • The correct names and addresses of all parties involved
  • To answer all the questions marked with an asterisk (*)
  • The form you intend to lodge.

The specific forms accepted via this lodgement are:

  • Form 192 Notice of Case Stated
  • Form 193 Application for Reservation of Question to Court of Appeal
  • Form 194 Notice of Reference on petition of Mercy
  • Form 195 Notice of Application for Retrial

If required, you will need to pay a fee for lodging this form using a credit/debit card.


  1. Log into CourtSA
  2. When asked ‘What would you like to do?’ select ‘Start a New Case’ from the drop-down menu
  3. When asked ‘What type of case do you want to start?’ select ‘Other Appeal Applications’
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the green button
  5. Click on the drop-down menu where it asks, ‘What document are you lodging’ and select the ‘Correct Form’
  6. Click on the drop-down menu ‘Jurisdiction of the case this lodgement relates to’ and select the correct jurisdiction
  7. Fill out the form
  8. Upload ‘Application/Notice’
  9. Upload any supporting documents if applicable
  10. Upload ‘Affidavit’
  11. If you are lodging this form by yourself, click ‘No’ to ‘Are you a Lawyer/Prosecution’
  12. Click on ‘About the Appellant’ in the drop-down menu and select the ‘Type of Party’ and fill out the appellants details
  13. Click on ‘About the Respondent’ displayed and fill out the details and contact information
  14. Lodge the application
  1. You will receive an email from CourtSA acknowledging your lodgement.
  2. Your Lodgement will be sent to the Court Registry for review
  3. You will receive either an acceptance email with additional information OR a rejection email with a valid reason for why your lodgement was rejected