Bus Stop 500m.

General information

No public telephones available.

No photocopiers available. Please have all documents photocopied before attending the registry.

Justice of the Peace – all documents should be signed, witnessed and photocopied before attending the registry.

Bathrooms located on ground floor.

Wheelchair access available via the main entrance.

Lift access available to all public floors.

Hearing loops available by contacting the registry in advance – email and postal address information below.

General enquiries
  • Information about filing and family law procedures
  • Procedural information about your case
  • Family law forms and publications
  • Commonwealth Courts Portal Support
  • Request for a lawyer code
enquiry form
Registry enquiries
  • Lost property

Divorce hearings

Requests for adjournments


Proof of divorce

I need to prove we are divorced – how do I do that?

Filing of documents by emailFor documents that are unable to be eFiledemail

Subpoena and file inspections

Book a subpoena viewing or file inspection appointment (you should check that leave has been granted through the Commonwealth Courts Portal prior to booking a request to inspect a subpoena)

booking link

Producing subpoenaed documents by email

Where possible, you should provide documents electronically (via email). For more information see Subpoena: Information for named person or other person (served with a subpoena or a copy of a subpoena.

Court Children’s Service

Please contact the Court Children’s Service directly via email to:

  • Confirm appointments
  • Request information in relation to appointments
  • Make enquiries about childcare
  • Request to cross-examine a Court Child Expert or Regulation 7 family consultant.


No childcare is available for children attending appointments with a Court Child Expert

Judges chambersTo contact a judges  chambers please refer to Communicating with Chambers and contact details. 

Enquiries relating to: bankruptcymigrationhuman rightsindustrial law and other matters.

Street AddressEdward Braddon Commonwealth Law Courts Building
39-41 Davey St
Hobart TAS 7000
EnquiriesContact us for General Federal Law matter enquiries.
Phone1300 720 980
Phone Hours8:30am - 5pm
Opening Hours8.30am - 4.30pm
Urgent After HoursFor urgent after hours applications contact 1300 352 000

Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania provide services to assist clients with information and completing court forms.

Hours: 1.00 – 2.00 pm Monday and duty list days (no requirement to book appointment) - check Court lists

Location: First floor