Canberra court list - General federal law

Due to COVID-19 all matters will be conducted by telephone link until further notice OR advised directly by Chambers. Practitioners & clients should not be attending the court in person. Should you have any further enquiries please email

Phone: 1300 352 000 (National Enquiry Centre)

For urgent after hours applications contact the Duty Registrar on 1300 352 000

Hearings can be observed by any member of the public. This is subject to a Judge’s usual discretion to determine that in particular cases, only certain people should be present during the hearing, or that certain people are not to be present during the hearing. If a member of the public wishes to observe a hearing, or listen in to a hearing, please contact the Chambers of the presiding Judge via email (see email addresses for judges chambers) by 8.30am AEST on the morning of the hearing.