General Rules of Practice for the Superior and District Courts

The General Rules of Practice are promulgated by the Supreme Court under Section 7A-34 of the General Statutes of North Carolina.

Current Codification

General Rules of Practice for the Superior and District Courts – Codified 1 September 2021

An up-to-date set of the rules codified by the Supreme Court’s Office of Administrative Counsel.

Recent Orders

Order Amending Rule 6 of the General Rules of Practice

Adopted 25 August 2021 and effective 1 September 2021.

Order Amending Rules 5, 5.1, 22, and 27 of the General Rules of Practice

Adopted 21 April 2021 and effective 10 May 2021.