The Taiwan High Court is directly supervised by the Judicial Yuan and in turn the Taiwan High Court has responsibility for judicial administration and supervision of each of the High Court branches which include the Taichung, Tainan, Kaohsiung and Hualien branches. The High Court is also responsible for each District Court which includes Taipei, New Taipei, Shilin,Taoyuan, Hsinchu, Miaoli, Taichung, Nantou, Changhua, Yunlin, Chiayi, Tainan, Kaohsiung,Ciaotou, Pingtung, Taitung, Hualien, Yilan, Keelung, Penghu courts as well as the Taiwan Kaohsiung Juvenile and Family Court. The aim of the High Court’s supervision over these courts is to ensure the overall health of the court system, to promote performance, improve the working environment, and the quality of the judgments and verdicts. This supervision is carried out without impinging on the judicial independence of the individual courts. The High Court’s supervision does not extend beyond administrative matters and is aimed at the establishment of a permanent foundation for law and order.
- Release Date:2021-02-23