WorkCover List

Practice Note

This Practice Note PNCl 5-2008 deals with the operation and management of the WorkCover List in the Common Law Division.

The Directions Hearings in the WorkCover List will be conducted by the Judge-in-Charge at the time and place nominated.

The WorkCover List of the Common Law Division is established under Order 34A.04(1)(e) of the County Court Rules in Civil Proceedings 1999. The WorkCover List of the list consists of cases in which the relief sought invokes the County Court’s jurisdiction under S.39 of the Accident Compensation Act 1985 generally speaking claims for statutory benefits (i.e. not common law) under the WorkCover scheme.

Judge-in-Charge

Judge Wischusen is the judge in charge of the WorkCover List.  Email all correspondence for the WorkCover List to this inbox workcoverlist@countycourt.vic.gov.au

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Enquiries and Feedback

Any enquiries about the operation of the WorkCover List should be directed to Judge Wischusen’s Associate.

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Circuit proceedings

The Judge in charge of the WorkCover List of the Common Law Division also manages all circuit proceedings for this List.

Any feedback about the operation of the List will be welcomed.