Faculty of Business and Law

Legal Resources

Courts: Australia

Federal | ACT | NSW | NT | QLD | SA | TAS | VIC | WA

High Court

High Court of Australia

High Court
Includes High Court Judgments, Transcripts, Business List, a description of cases before the Court, a list of High Court Judges (past and present) and information (including pictures) about each, Library Information, a Court calendar, Speeches, information about the Court, Annual Reports, a list of links and a virtual tour.


Federal Court of Australia
Includes information about the Court, a list of Judges of the Federal Court, relevant Acts, Federal Court Rules and Procedures, Practice Notes/Directions, Forms, Contact information, media releases and other relevant links

Family Court of Australia
Includes contact information, court lists, forms, judgments, information on legal costs, legislation, practice directions, case management guidelines, papers, publications and information and links relating to various family law matters, such as child support, child abuse, confidentiality, de facto relationships, maintenance, separation, property, superannuation etc. An excellent site.

Federal Magistrates Court
Form and fee information, court lists, judgments, acts, rules, regulations, information about the court and a great deal more.

Australian Capital Territory

ACT Law Courts
Links to the Supreme Court (includes information about the court, judments, contacts, lists and 'what's new') and Magistrates Court (history, tour, decisions, legislation, fees and charges) and tribunals (commercial tenancy, residential tenancies, administrative appeals, discrimination, fees and charges). The Magistrates Court and Tribunls page also includes daily court lists, ACT Law - Guides to legislation and caselaw, contact informaiton, online services and other links.

ACT Magistrates Court and Tribunals
Includes sections on the Commercial Tenancy, Residential Tenancies, Administrative Appeals Discriminaion Tribunals.

New South Wales

Supreme Court of New South Wales
Includes announcements and media releases, speeches, Supreme Court Rules, divisions of the court, court of appeal, court of criminal appeal, daily court lists, judgments and more

District Court of New South Wales Home Page
This site contains information about the court, the history of the court, information about jury duty, the court calendar and more.

Local Courts of New South Wales Home Page

Northern Territory

Supreme Court of the Northern Territory

Northern Territory Magistrates Courts


Queensland Courts Home Page
Includes general information, links to the Supreme Court and District Courts, Daily Law Lists, Courts Calendar, Internet Links and Contact Details

South Australia

South Australia Courts Administration Authority
Provides information about the South Australian Courts and links to specific courts.


Supreme Court of Tasmania
Origin and evolution of Tasmanian law, the Court, about the Court, contacts, Court list, sitting list, directions, mediation, legal education and C.O.P.S. (Comments on Passing Sentence)

The Magistrates' Court of Tasmania
Jurisdiction, Court House Directory, Magistrates, Court Officers, Advice to Self-Represented Parties, Criminal and General Division, Civil Division, Small Claim Division, Coronial Division, Sex Discrimination Tribunal Decisions, Contact information, links and media information.


Supreme Court

Supreme Court of Victoria
Includes the daily lists, a list of Judges of the Supreme Court (including the Court of Appeal), a link to the Court of Appeal site, information about the Supreme Court (including historical information), information about Masters of the Court, information about the Jury System and Mediation, an administration section, Practice Notes and Statements, Court of Appeal Judgment summaries, unreported judgments and Court of Appeal Summaries, a list of new books and information (including opening hours) about the Library

County Court of Victoria
Includes information on the History of the County Court, Jurisdiction, a list of Judges, Contact Information, information on Video Conferencing, Practice Notes, Judgments, Court lists, Court sittings, Reports and Publications and a list of links

Magistrates' Court of Victoria
This site includes information about Jurisdiction, Court locations, the structure and operation of the Magistrates' Court, listing protocols, information on Court procedures and services, Practice Directions/Notes, Scale of Costs, Cases, Court lists, Childrens' Court, Koori Court, the State Coroner and the Victims of Crime Prevention

See also: Victorian Department of Justice Courts Home Page

Western Australia

Supreme Court of Western Australia
This site contains information about the Court, People in the Court, Judges, Court Listings, Judgments, Media Statements, useful links and contact details.

District Court of Western Australia
Includes the following sections: About District Court, Judges, People and Services, Publications and Statistics, Courts Listings, Legal Information, Links and more

Family Court of Western Australia
Includes the following sections: About the Family Court, Resolving Your Dispute, Kits - Forms - Brochures, Fees, Court List, Adoptions, Legal Resources, Frequently Asked Questions, News Search and more

Court, Tribunals and Boards of Western Australia
Links to and information about each of the Courts of WA.

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7th June 2013