Sydney court list - General federal law

DUTY JUDGE - Enquiries about urgent duty applications in General Federal Law Matters (NOT Family Law Matters) can be directed to the Associate to the Duty Judge, Judge Given on (02) 9184 5011.

URGENT BANKRUPTCY MATTERS - Enquiries about urgent applications to a Judge under the Bankruptcy Act should be directed to the Duty Registrar by contacting the Registry on 1300 352 000 during business hours.

The Federal Court Registry is located on level 17 of the Commonwealth Law Courts Building Queens Square. Court Hearings are held in two locations:

Terrace Tower Group Building, Levels 8, 9 and 13, 80 William Street, Sydney

Garfield Barwick Commonwealth Law Courts Building, 1-3 George St, Parramatta

Refer to Contacts for Registry details.

hearing observation

Hearings can be observed by any member of the public. This is subject to a Judge or Registrar’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, or listen in to, a hearing, please contact the Chambers of the presiding Judge or Registrar via email by 8.30am on the morning of the hearing.