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MIE-2.3.15

Copies of or Extracts from Records, or Documents, or Books to be Admitted in Evidence

(a) Subject to this rule, a copy of or extract from a record, or document, or book referred to in this rule that is proved to be a true copy of the record, or document, or book, or of the relevant part of the record, or document, or book is admissible in evidence as if it were the original record, or document, or book or the relevant part of the original record, or document, or book.
(b) For the purposes of paragraph (a), evidence that a copy of or extract from a record, or document, or book is a true copy of the record, or document, or book, or of a part of the record, or document, or book, may be given by a person who has compared the copy or extract with the record, or document, or book, or the relevant part of the original record, or document, or book and may be given orally or by an affidavit sworn, or by a declaration made before a person authorised to take affidavits or statutory declarations.