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District Court sittings - criminal jurisdiction


Sittings for 2017 resume on 30 January 2017, after the Christmas and New Year holiday. Summer vacation for 2017-2018 will commence 16th December 2017 and conclude on the 28th January 2018.

Please note:

  • All sittings are of one week duration unless otherwise specified.
  • Select the location name to see the contact details for that courthouse. Please note - with the exception of Sydney, these links will take you to pages on the Local Court website. The Local Court and District Court sit in the same courthouses in outer Sydney and regional New South Wales, and contact details are the same for both courts.
  • Sittings for 2017 resume on Monday 30 January 2017.

 

Location

2016-2017

2017-2018
Sydney Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 27 June 2016 and end 23 June 2017.                  ​Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 26 June 2017 and end 22 June 2018.

Sydney Western:

Sittings commence at 10am on Monday 27 June 2016 and end 23 June 2017 at Parramatta. Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 25 July 2016 and end 23 June 2017 at Campbelltown and Penrith.
Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 26 June 2017 and end 22 June 2018.
Albury 10 am on Mondays 15 August 2016 (3 weeks), 10 October 2016 (3 weeks), 28 November 2016 (3 weeks), 20 February 2017 (3 weeks), 27 March 2017 (2 weeks) and 29 May 2017 (3 weeks).
10 am on Mondays 14 August 2017 (3 weeks), 25 September 2017 (3 weeks), 6 November 2017 (3 weeks), 19 February 2018 (3 weeks), 9 April 2018 (2 weeks) and 14 May 2018 (3 weeks).
Armidale 10 am on Mondays 15 August 2016 (3 weeks), Tuesday 4 October 2016 (2 weeks), 24 October 2016 (4 weeks Special Fixture), 28 November 2016 (3 weeks), 16 January 2017 (5 weeks Special Fixture), 20 February 2017 (3 weeks), 27 March 2017 (2 weeks), 1 May 2017 (2 weeks) and Tuesday 13 June 2017 (2 weeks).
10 am on Mondays 26 June 2017 (7 weeks Special Fixture), 14 August 2017 (3 weeks), 4 September 2017 (3 weeks Special Fixture), 9 October 2017 (2 weeks), 20 November 2017 (4 weeks), 29 January 2018 (3 weeks), 26 March 2018 (3 weeks) and Tuesday 12 June 2018 (2 weeks).
Bathurst 10 am on Mondays 15 August 2016 (3 weeks), 17 October 2016 (2 weeks), 5 December 2016 (2 weeks), 30 January 2017 (2 weeks), 20 March 2017 (3 weeks) and 22 May 2017 (2 weeks).
10 am on Mondays 31 July 2017, 23 October 2017, 12 February 2018 and 30 April 2018 (sittings are of 3 weeks duration).
Bega 10 am on Mondays 8 August 2016 (3 weeks), 24 October 2016 (2 weeks), 13 February 2017 (3 weeks) and 1 May 2017 (3 weeks), 5 June 2017 (4 weeks special fixture). 10 am on Mondays 28 August 2017 (4 weeks), 13 November 2017 (2 weeks), 12 March 2018 (3 weeks) and 21 May 2018 (3 weeks).
Bourke 10 am on Mondays 8 August 2016,13 February 2017 and 22 May 2017.  10 am on Mondays 31 July 2017, 13 November 2017, 12 February 2018 and 14 May 2018.
Broken Hill 10 am on Mondays 10 October 2016, 5 December 2016, 30 January 2017 and 6 March 2017 (sittings are of 2 weeks duration). 10 am on Mondays 21 August 2017 (2 weeks), 9 October 2017 (3 weeks), 26 February 2018 (3 weeks) and 21 May 2018 (3 weeks).
Coffs Harbour 10 am on Mondays 25 July 2016 (3 weeks), 5 September 2016 (3 weeks), 24 October 2016 (3 weeks), 14 November 2016, 21 November 2016 (2 weeks), 30 January 2017 (6 weeks), 6 March 2017 (3 weeks), 27 March 2017 (3 weeks) and 15 May 2017 (3 weeks).
10 am on Mondays 24 July 2017 (3 weeks), 4 September 2017 (3 weeks), 23 October 2017 (3 weeks), 27 November 2017 (3 weeks), 29 January 2018 (3 weeks), 12 March 2018 (3 weeks), 9 April 2018 (2 weeks), 30 April 2018 (3 weeks) and Tuesday 12 June 2018 (2 weeks).
Coonamble 10 am on Mondays 7 November 2016 and 27 March 2017.
10 am on Monday 6 November 2017 and Tuesday 12 June 2018.
Dubbo 10 am on Mondays 25 July 2016, 10 October 2016, 30 January 2017 and 17 April 2017 (sittings are of 10 weeks duration).
Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 26 June 2017 and end 22 June 2018.
Gosford Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 25 July 2016 and end 23 June 2017.
Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 26 June 2017 and end 22 June 2018.
Goulburn 10 am on Mondays 11 July 2016 (2 weeks), 22 August 2016 (3 weeks), 7 November 2016 (3 weeks), 27 February 2017 (4 weeks) and 8 May 2017 (3 weeks).
10 am on Mondays 24 July 2017 (3 weeks), 9 October 2017 (3 weeks), 20 November 2017 (3 weeks), 29 January 2018 (3 weeks), 9 April 2018 (3 weeks) and 28 May 2018 (2 weeks).
Grafton 10 am on Mondays 15 August 2016, 14 November 2016 and 6 March 2017 (sittings are of 3 weeks duration).
10 am on Mondays 14 August 2017 (3 weeks), 13 November 2017 (2 weeks), 19 February 2018 (3 weeks) and 21 May 2018 (2 weeks).
Griffith 10 am on Mondays 1 August 2016 (3 weeks), 12 September 2016 (3 weeks), 7 November 2016 (3 weeks), 5 December 2016 (2 weeks), 30 January 2017 (4 weeks), 13 March 2017 (2 weeks), 3 April 2017 (2 weeks) and 1 May 2017 (4 weeks). 
10 am on Mondays 24 July 2017, 4 September 2017, 16 October 2017, 6 November 2017, 27 November 2017, 29 January 2018, 12 March 2018, 23 April 2018 and 4 June 2018 (sittings are of 3 weeks duration).
Lismore 10 am on Monday 27 June 2016 (4 weeks special fixture).
Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 25 July 2016 and end 23 June 2017. 
Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 26 June 2017 and end 22 June 2018.
Moree 10 am on Mondays 22 August 2016, 7 November 2016, 20 February 2017 and 22 May 2017 (sittings are of 2 weeks duration). 
10 am on Mondays 4 September 2017, 12 March 2018 and 7 May 2018 (sittings are of 2 weeks duration).
Newcastle Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 25 July 2016 and end 23 June 2017. 
Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 26 June 2017 and end 22 June 2018.
Nowra 10 am on Mondays 25 July 2016 (3 weeks), 10 October 2016 (2 weeks), 21 November 2016 (2 weeks), 30 January 2017 (3 weeks), 3 April 2017 (2 weeks), 1 May 2017 (2 week special fixture) and 22 May 2017 (2 weeks).
10 am on Mondays 7 August 2017 (3 weeks), 23 October 2017 (3 weeks), 27 November 2017 (3 weeks), 12 February 2018 (3 weeks), 30 April 2018 (2 weeks) and Tuesday 12 June 2018 (2 weeks).
Orange 10 am on Mondays 1 August 2016, 7 November 2016, 13 February 2017 and 1 May 2017 (sittings are of 2 weeks duration).
10 am on Mondays 28 August 2017 (3 weeks), 20 November 2017 (2 weeks), 5 March 2018 (3 weeks) and 21 May 2018 (2 weeks).
Parkes 10 am on Mondays 24 October 2016 and 22 May 2017 (sittings are of 2 weeks duration).
10 am on Mondays 23 October 2017, 22 January 2018 (2 week special fixture) and 23 April 2018 (sittings are of 2 weeks duration).
Port Macquarie 10 am on Mondays 1 August 2016 (3 weeks), 5 September 2016 (3 weeks), 10 October 2016 (2 weeks), 5 December 2016 (2 weeks), 30 January 2017 (3 weeks), 6 March 2017 (2 weeks), 1 May 2017 (3 weeks) and Tuesday 13 June 2017 (2 weeks).
10 am on Mondays 24 July 2017 (3 weeks), 4 September 2017 (3 weeks), 16 October 2017 (2 weeks), 27 November 2017 (3 weeks), 19 February 2018 (3 weeks), 9 April 2018 (3 weeks) and 21 May 2018 (3 weeks).
Queanbeyan 10 am on Mondays 5 September 2016 (3 weeks), 28 November 2016 (2 weeks), 13 March 2017 (3 weeks) and 5 June 2017 (2 weeks).
10 am on Mondays 24 July 2017 (2 weeks), 21 August 2017 (3 weeks), 30 October 2017 (3 weeks), 29 January 2018 (2 weeks), 26 February 2018 (3 weeks) and 7 May 2018 (3 weeks).
Tamworth 10 am Mondays 15 August 2016 (2 weeks), 19 September 2016 (3 weeks), 24 October 2016 (3 weeks), 28 November 2016 (2 weeks), 20 February 2017 (2 weeks), 27 March 2017 (2 weeks) and 22 May 2017 (3 weeks).
10 am on Mondays 24 July 2017 (3 weeks), 18 September 2017 (3 weeks), 23 October 2017 (4 weeks), 29 January 2018 (2 weeks), 19 February 2018 (3 weeks), 16 April 2018 (3 weeks), 21 May 2018 (3 weeks).
Taree 10 am on Mondays 25 July 2016 (3 weeks), 5 September 2016 (2 weeks), 10 October 2016 (3 weeks), 21 November 2016 (2 weeks), 30 January 2017 (3 weeks), 13 March 2017 (2 weeks), 1 May 2017 (3 weeks) and Tuesday 13 June 2017 (2 weeks).
10 am on Mondays 14 August 2017 (3 weeks), Tuesday 3 October 2017 (2 weeks), 6 November 2017 (3 weeks), 28 January 2018 (3 weeks), 12 March 2018 (2 weeks), 30 April 2018 (3 weeks) and Tuesday 12 June 2018 (2 weeks).
Wagga Wagga 10 am on Mondays 25 July 2016 (3 weeks), 22 August 2016 (3 weeks), Tuesday 4 October 2016 (3 weeks), 31 October 2016 (3 weeks), 28 November 2016 (3 weeks), 23 January 2017 (4 weeks), 27 February 2016 (6 weeks), 8 May 2017 (3 weeks) and 5 June 2017 (3 weeks).
Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 24 July 2017 and end 22 June 2018.
Wollongong Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 25 July 2016 and end 23 June 2017.
Sittings commence at 10 am on Monday 26 June 2017 and end 22 June 2018.

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