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Court Honours Former Chief Judge

Court Honours Former Chief Judge

The County Court of Victoria honours the immense contribution and dedication of former Chief Judge Michael Rozenes.

The Council of Judges, CEO and staff wish to acknowledge and thank the former Chief Judge for his outstanding and inspiring leadership of the County Court during the past 12 years. 

Former Chief Judge Rozenes was committed to creating a modern and progressive Court, and delivering the very highest standards of justice to the community.

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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.
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Latest News

July 1, 2015

The County Court Criminal Division will publish monthly time to trial data for the first time in its history beginning from 1 July 2015.

June 23, 2015

The Acting Chief Judge, on behalf of all the Judges, expresses the County Court's extreme sadness at the announcement made today of Chief Judge Michael Rozenes' resignation.

June 17, 2015

From 1 July 2015 the amounts of the County Court fees, costs and charges will increase.

June 17, 2015

Following the appointment of Judicial Registrar Sharon Burchell and Judicial Registrar My Anh Tran to the Commercial Division of the County Court, the following Practice Notes have been updated:

June 12, 2015

The updated Directions Group Orders Book is now available for download here.

Recent Decisions

May 2015

May 25, 2015
Judge Campton

April 2015

April 16, 2015
Judge Kennedy

March 2015

March 23, 2015
Judge Coish

February 2015

January 2015

January 21, 2015
Judge Montgomery