Crimes (Domestic and Personal Violence) Act 2007 No 80
29 Provisional order taken to be application for court
(1) A provisional order is taken, for the purposes of this Act, to be
an application for an order under Part 10.
(2) The provisional order is to contain a direction for the appearance
of the defendant at a hearing of the application by an appropriate court on a
date specified in the order by the authorised officer who makes it (being a
date that is not more than 28 days after the making of the provisional