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Sambucco, Robert v Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria & Sambuco, Mara  VSC 889
Supreme Court of Victoria
Common Law Division
Sambucco, Robert v Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria & Sambuco, Mara
23 December 2020
ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - Judicial review - Order 56 - Births Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1996 (Vic) ss 31-33, 46 - Certiorari to quash issuance of marriage certificate and entry of a marriage by the Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages on the Register - Application for extension of time to issue proceedings - Whether special circumstances exist - Extent of delay and strength of case - Whether injustice caused to the parties - Held - No special circumstances exist - Mann v Medical Practitioners Board of Victoria  VSC 256 applied - Denysenko v Dessau  2 VR 221 considered - Marriage Act 1961 (Cth) ss 42, 45, 46, 48, 50 - Supreme Court (General Civil Procedure) Rules 2015 (Vic) r 56.02(3).