Mercedes Corby in court

Business partner applies for AVO

Mercedes Corby in court

The sister of convicted drug smuggler Schapelle Corby has faced court at Tweeds Head.

Mercedes Corby's business partner, former pro-surfer Trudy Todd, has applied for an apprehended violence order against the 42-year-old.

The pair opened a tapas bar in Coolangatta in 2015.

The matter returns to Tweed Heads Local Court on February 19.