Crimes (Domestic and Personal Violence) Act 2007 No 80
Current version for 28 March 2020 to date (accessed 4 June 2020 at 06:22)
Part 7 Section 26
26   When application may be made
(1)  An application may be made by telephone, facsimile or other communication device if—
(a)  an incident occurs involving the person against whom the provisional order is sought to be made and the person who would be protected by the provisional order, and
(b)  a police officer has good reason to believe a provisional order needs to be made immediately to ensure the safety and protection of the person who would be protected by the provisional order or to prevent substantial damage to any property of that person.
(2)  An application may be made at any time and whether or not the court is sitting.