District Court

​​​​​​Welcome to the website of the New South Wales District Court

The District Court of New South Wales is the intermediate court in the state's judicial hierarchy. It is the largest trial court in Australia and has an appellate jurisdiction. It hears serious criminal offences, appeals from lower courts and civil proceedings. 

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Standard Orders for Hearings [PDF 31kb] [DOC 29kb]

File civil forms online and track the progress of your case via the Online Registry website

Settlements checklist — consent order procedure explained 

13 May 2015 - District Court joins Twitter [PDF 64.9kb] (@NSWDstCt)

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District Court Twitter Policy [PDF 64.9kb]