Defence Act 1954
F161 [ Notice.
178A. — Where a charge against a person referred to in section 178(1) is to be investigated by a commanding officer, the person charged shall be entitled to receive, in the prescribed manner, at least 24 hours before the charge is to be so investigated —
( a ) written notice in the prescribed form of the date on which and the time and place at which the charge is to be so investigated, and
( b ) a copy of the charge sheet containing particulars of the offence concerned, a list of the witnesses who will be giving evidence against the person and copies of any available evidence to be given against the person and of any witness statements. ]