Offices of the Registry

 

The Principal Registry of the High Court of Australia is located at the seat of the Court in Canberra.  There are offices of the Registry at the capital city of each State and in Darwin.

The Registry services in Adelaide, Brisbane, Darwin and Perth are provided by staff of the Federal Court of Australia.  Registry services in Hobart are provided by the Supreme Court of Tasmania.

Canberra:

Parkes Place, Parkes, ACT, 2600
Postal Address: P O Box 6309, Kingston, ACT 2604

Registry telephone: (02) 6270 6857
Registry facsimile: (02) 6273 3025

Registry Closure

The High Court Registries will be closed from 4.00pm on Friday, 22 December 2017 and will re-open on Tuesday, 2 January 2018.

Any party seeking to file a document between 23 December 2017 and 1 January 2018 has an automatic extension of time under the High Court Rules (Rules 4.01.5 and 4.05.3) until 4:00pm on Tuesday, 2 January 2018 to file the document.

All inquiries for the High Court will need to wait until the registry re-opens on Tuesday, 2 January 2018.  If a matter is of extreme urgency, such as imminent deportation, you may telephone 02 9230 8000.

Offices Around Australia

Sydney:

Level 23, Law Courts Building,
Queens Square, Sydney, NSW, 2000

Registry telephone: (02) 9230 8369
Registry facsimile: (02) 9230 8376

 

Melbourne:

Level 17, Commonwealth Law Courts Building,
305 William Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000

Registry telephone: (03) 8600 3001
Registry facsimile: (03) 8600 3007

 

Brisbane:

Federal Court of Australia
Level 6, Commonwealth Law Courts Building
119 North Quay, Brisbane, QLD, 4000

Registry telephone: (07) 3248 1100
Registry facsimile: (07) 3248 1260

 

Perth:

Federal Court of Australia
Level 6, Commonwealth Law Courts Building
1 Victoria Avenue, Perth, WA, 6000

Registry telephone: (08) 9268 7100
Registry facsimile: (08) 9221 3261

Adelaide:

Federal Court of Australia
Level 5, Commonwealth Law Courts
3 Angas Street, Adelaide, SA, 5000

Registry telephone: (08) 8219 1000
Registry facsimile: (08) 8219 1001

 

Hobart:

Supreme Court of Tasmania
Salamanca Place, Hobart, TAS, 7000

Registry telephone: (03) 6165 7458
Registry facsimile: (03) 6223 7816

 

Darwin:

Federal Court of Australia
Level 2, Supreme Court Building
State Square, Darwin, NT, 0800

Registry telephone: (08) 8941 2333
Registry facsimile: (08) 8941 4941