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May 26, 2017

This week the County Court marks National Reconciliation Week, a celebration of indigenous history and culture in Australia and a commemoration of two great milestones in the life of our country –

May 12, 2017

Courts Open Day at the County Court will be bigger than ever before this year, as the doors are opened to the public with a free program of tours, talks and exhibitions from 10am on Saturday 20 May

May 10, 2017

On 9 May Attorney-General Martin Pakula announced the appointment of Carolene Gwynn as a new judge of the County Court. 

May 9, 2017

A new practice note, Referral of medical questions to a Medical Panel was published on 8 May, 2017.

May 4, 2017

On 3 May Attorney-General Martin Pakula announced the appointment of Ted Woodward SC as a new commercial judge of the County Court.

April 26, 2017

On Saturday 29th April, Court Connect will be unavailable from 9am to 6pm due to maintenance.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

April 22, 2017

As part of Law Week 2017, courts and tribunals in Melbourne will open their doors on Saturday 20 May to the community for a unique opportunity to go behind the scenes of the Victorian legal system.

April 11, 2017

The County Court Registry is closed on Tuesday 18 April 2017 in accordance with Rule 3.08 of the County Court Civil Procedure Rules 2008. It will re-open on Wednesday 19 April 2017.

March 24, 2017

Chief Justice Marilyn Warren and Chief Judge Peter Kidd wrote in The Age online on 22 March 2017 about the challenges faced by child complainants of sexual offences, which are well recognised by th

March 3, 2017

Key information from hundreds of County Court decisions is now available in a new user-friendly, easy-to-read format.

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