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We welcome your feedback if you have visited the Court building:

  • if you visited as part of a school tour, please complete and return this form: (DOC 80k)
  • if you visited as a private individual or group, please complete and return this form: (DOC 68k)

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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. Click here for contact details.

Opening hours

The Canberra building is open to the public from:
Monday to Friday: 9.45 am to 4.30 pm

As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, please note that the High Court Building is presently closed on Sundays.

Normal Court sitting hours are from:
10.00 am to 12.45 pm and 2.15 pm to 4.15 pm

The building is closed on public holidays. Admission to the High Court building is free of charge.

HCA Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak

From Tuesday 24 March 2020, no face to face services will be provided at the counter.

While the counters are closed, we are still working in registries and remotely to provide services and support to practitioners and litigants via phone and other online services.

The registry will be open to deal with inquiries by phone or email during the restricted hours of 10.00 am to 1.00pm, Monday to Friday.