—(1) Where interrogatories are served, a note at the end of the interrogatories shall specify —
a period of time (not being less than 14 days from the date of service) within which the interrogatories are to be answered;
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where the party to be interrogated is a body corporate or unincorporate which is empowered by law to sue or be sued whether in its own name or in the name of an officer or other person, the officer or member on whom the interrogatories are to be served; and
where the interrogatories are to be served on 2 or more parties or are required to be answered by an agent or servant of a party, which of the interrogatories each party or, as the case may be, an agent or servant is required to answer, and which agent or servant.
(2) Subject to Rule 5(1), a party on whom interrogatories are served shall, unless the Court orders otherwise on an application under Rule 3(2), be required to give within the period specified under Rule 2(1)(a) answers, which shall (unless the Court otherwise directs) be on affidavit.
(3) Interrogatories without order when served shall be in Form 48 save for the reference to an Order of Court. The answer to interrogatories without order shall be in Form 50 save for the reference to an Order of Court.
(4) Ordered interrogatories when served shall be in Form 48. The order for interrogatories shall be in Form 49 and the answers to ordered interrogatories shall be in Form 50.