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38.—(1) Unless the contrary is proved, a document which is served in accordance with these Rules or any relevant practice direction will be deemed to be served on the day shown in the following table—
|Method of service||Deemed day of service|
|First class post||The second day after it was posted.|
|Document exchange||The second day after it was left at the document exchange.|
|Delivering the document to address||The day after the document was delivered to that address.|
(2) If a document is served personally—
(a)after 5 p.m. on a business day; or
(b)at any time on a day which is not a business day
it will be treated as being served on the next business day.
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