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The High Court Registry headed by the Chief Registrar who is in charge of the day to day administration. The Chief Registrar is assisted by the Deputy Chief Registrar, Senior Registrars and Registrars who perform both judicial and administrative functions. Civil proceedings are heard in chambers by the Chief Registrar, Deputy Chief Registrar, Senior Registrars and Registrars.
The Registry provides various legal counters that amongst others include civil, criminal, writs, summons, probate, taxation, bankruptcy, bailiff, summons in chambers, power of attorney, practicing certificates, civil marriages, services, orders of court and searches. The Registry is responsibly for processing and registering court documents and to keep safe records of all files and Court documents to make them available for court hearings and searches by lawyers. The Legal Assistant oversees the running of the Registry.
Other support staff that ensure the smooth day to day operation of the Registry include the confidential secretaries, interpreters and clerks.