The district court hears a range of cases, including
civil claims, and
criminal cases. It also has a
residual jurisdiction over some matters involving compensation for work injuries; and hears
cases about offences committed under the Work Health and Safety Act 2011.
Appeals of Local Court and Children's Court decisions are heard by the district court in its appellate jurisdiction.
For more information about these types of cases, select an option on the left.
Staff at the district court cannot give legal advice. Find out where to get legal advice or information.
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