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Appendix 13: Court and Registry locations

General Federal Law Registries (Federal Court and Federal Circuit Court)

*These registries share counter services with the family law jurisdiction

Principal Registry

Law Courts Building
Queens Square
Sydney NSW 2000

Phone: (02) 9230 8567
Fax: (02) 9230 8824

Email: query [at] fedcourt.gov.au
Web: www.fedcourt.gov.au

Contact hours: 8.30am–5.00pm

Australian Capital Territory*

Nigel Bowen Commonwealth Law Courts
Cnr University Avenue and Childers Street
Canberra City Act 2600

Phone: (02) 6267 0666
Fax: (02) 6267 0625

Email: actman [at] fedcourt.gov.au

Counter hours: 9.00am–4.30pm
Contact hours: 8.30am–5.00pm

New South Wales

Law Courts Building
Level 17, Queens Square
Sydney NSW 2000

Phone: (02) 9230 8567
Fax: (02) 9230 8535

Email: nswdr [at] fedcourt.gov.au

Counter hours: 9.00am–4.30pm
Contact hours: 8.30am–5.00pm

Northern Territory*

Supreme Court Building
Level 3, State Square
Darwin NT 0800

Phone: (08) 8941 2333
Fax: (08) 8941 4941

Email: ntreg [at] fedcourt.gov.au

Counter hours: 9.00am–4.00pm
Contact hours: 8.45am–4.30pm

Queensland*

Harry Gibbs Commonwealth Law Courts
Level 6, 119 North Quay
Brisbane Qld 4000

Phone: (07) 3248 1100
Fax: (07) 3248 1260

Email: qldreg [at] fedcourt.gov.au

Counter hours: 9.00am–4.00pm
Contact hours: 8.30am–5.00pm

South Australia

Roma Mitchell Commonwealth Law Courts
Level 5, 3 Angas Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Phone: (08) 8219 1000
Fax: (08) 8219 1001

Email: sareg [at] fedcourt.gov.au

Counter hours: 9.00am–4.30pm
Contact hours: 8.30am–5.00pm

Tasmania*

Edward Braddon Commonwealth Law Courts
39–41 Davey St
Hobart TAS 7000

Phone: (03) 6232 1615
Fax: (03) 6232 1601

Email: tasreg [at] fedcourt.gov.au

Counter hours: 9.00am–4.30pm
Contact hours: 8.30am–5.00pm

Victoria

Owen Dixon Commonwealth Law Courts
Level 7, 305 William Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

Phone: (03) 8600 3333
Fax: (03) 8600 3351

Email: vicreg [at] fedcourt.gov.au

Counter hours: 9.00am–4.30pm
Contact hours: 8.30am–5.00pm

Western Australia

Peter Durack Commonwealth Law Courts
Level 6, 1 Victoria Avenue
Perth WA 6000

Phone: (08) 9268 7100
Fax: (08) 9221 3261

Email: perth.registry [at] fedcourt.gov.au

Counter hours: 8.30am–4.00pm
Contact hours: 8.30am–5.00pm

Family Law Registries (Family Court and Federal Circuit Court)

Australian Capital Territory

Canberra*
Nigel Bowen Commonwealth Law Courts
Cnr University Avenue and Childers Street
Canberra ACT 2600

New South Wales

Albury
Level 1, 463 Kiewa Street
Albury NSW 2640

Dubbo
Cnr Macquarie and
Wingewarra Streets
Dubbo NSW 2830

Lismore
Westlawn Building
Level 2, 29–31 Molesworth Street
Lismore NSW 2480

Newcastle
61 Bolton Street
Newcastle NSW 2300

Parramatta
Garfield Barwick Commonwealth Law Courts
1–3 George Street
Parramatta NSW 2123

Sydney

Lionel Bowen Commonwealth Law Courts
97–99 Goulburn Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Wollongong
Level 1, 43 Burelli Street
Wollongong NSW 2500

Northern Territory

Darwin*
Supreme Court Building
State Square
Darwin NT 0800

Queensland

Brisbane
Harry Gibbs Commonwealth Law Courts
119 North Quay,
Cnr North Quay and Tank Streets
Brisbane Qld 4000

Cairns
Commonwealth Government Centre
Levels 3 and 4
104 Grafton Street
Cairns Qld 4870

Rockhampton
Virgil Power Building
Ground Floor 46 East Street
Cnr Fitzroy Street
Rockhampton Qld 4700

Townsville
Level 2, Commonwealth Centre
143 Walker Street
Townsville Qld 4810

South Australia

Adelaide
Roma Mitchell Commonwealth Law Courts
3 Angas Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Tasmania

Hobart*
Edward Braddon Commonwealth Law Courts
39–41 Davey Street
Hobart TAS 7000

Launceston
ANZ Building
Level 3
Cnr Brisbane and
George Streets
Launceston TAS 7250

Victoria

Dandenong
53–55 Robinson Street
Dandenong VIC 3175

Melbourne
Owen Dixon Commonwealth Law Courts
305 William Street
Melbourne VIC 3000