Crimes (Domestic and Personal Violence) Act 2007 No 80
Current version for 28 March 2020 to date (accessed 2 June 2020 at 06:42)
Part 7 Section 31
31   Service
(1)  A provisional order is to be served personally on the defendant by a police officer as soon as practicable after it is made.
(2)  A provisional order is to be served personally on the protected person by a police officer as soon as practicable after it is made unless it is impractical to do so.