Welcome to aGov

After Hours Contact

For all urgent applications after the Court has risen for the day or during any vacation, please contact the Associate to the Duty Judge on 0419 384 312. No general information or advice can be provided by calling this number.


The County Court is an intermediate court in the Victorian Court hierarchy. The Court has a civil and criminal jurisdiction and can hear all matters except Murder, Manslaughter and Treason cases.
Learn more about us ยป

Latest News

October 8, 2015

The County Court Criminal Division has just released the latest indicative times to trial data as at 31 August 2015 here.

October 5, 2015

The Request to Enter a List form has been updated with a further clarification as to what matters should be entered into the Work Cover list within the Common Law Division.

October 1, 2015

The Welcome Ceremony for the new Chief Judge Peter Kidd will be available to watch online here from 9.15am on Monday, 5

September 29, 2015

The County Court eLodgement system, which allows legal practitioners to electronically lodge a number of forms and documents for criminal matters online, was launched on 13 April 2015.

September 16, 2015

Due to the Christmas vacation period beginning 24 December 2015, and pursuant to Rule 3.04 of the County Court Civil Procedure Rules 2008, the dates for issuing subpoenas during this period are set

Recent Decisions

October 2015

May 2015

May 25, 2015
Judge Campton

April 2015

April 16, 2015
Judge Kennedy

March 2015

March 23, 2015
Judge Coish

February 2015