Practice Notes

Case management of criminal proceedings in the Local Court

This Practice Note consolidates and replaces a number of practice notes in the criminal jurisdiction. Issued 24 April 2012 Commences 1 May 2012

Amended: 23 October 2020

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Domestic and Personal Violence Proceedings

Issued 24 April 2012. Commences 1 May 2012.

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Procedures to be adopted for committal hearings in the Local Court – prior

This Practice Note consolidates and replaces a number of practice notes in relation to committal proceedings following the repeal of the Criminal Case Conferencing Trial Act 2008. Issued 24 April 2012. Commences 1 May 2012, and only applies to offences commenced prior to the 30 April 2018.

Amended: 23 June 2017

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Procedures to be adopted for committal hearings in the Local Court

This Practice Note relates all relevant offences for comittal commence on or after 30 April 2018.

Issued: 14 March 2018

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Consolidated Civil Procedure

This Practice Note consolidates and replaces a number practice notes in the civil jurisdiction. Issued 23 March 2011.

Amended: 15 March 2019

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Online Court (civil claims)

Forms a part of the Consolidated Civil Practice Note Civ 1 (Above) from 15 March 2019. Please refer to Part I of the Practice Note.

Practice Note: Online Court 1 of 2015 – Please see Part I of PN Civ 1.

Form of address in court

Reissued pursuant to section 27 Local Court Act 2007. Issued 1 April 2004.

Identity theft prevention and anonymisation policy

Reissued pursuant to section 27 Local Court Act 2007. Commenced 7 April 2008.

Recording of court proceedings

Supersedes PN 2 of 2008. Issued 19 July 2013.

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Coroner's Practice Note

For enquiries about Practice Notes, including revoked Practice Notes, please contact the Chief Magistrate's Office on 02 9287 7588.

Last updated:

22 Oct 2020

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