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You may have received a letter in the mail earlier this year with your next court date. You SHOULD NOT attend court on the date listed in that letter. For further information refer to the I HAVE A CASE IN REGIONAL VICTORIA article at the bottom of this page.

Bairnsdale Magistrates' Court

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Address
Nicholson Street
Bairnsdale Victoria 3875
PO Box 367
Bairnsdale Victoria 3875
DX Number: 214191
Hours
Monday : CLOSED Tuesday : CLOSED Wednesday : 9:00am - 4:30pm Thursday : 9:00am - 4:30pm Friday : 9:00am - 4:00pm Saturday : CLOSED Sunday : CLOSED

Enquiries: On Monday and Tuesday contact the Bairnsdale Court on 5198 8600. 

Parking

Public parking on Nicholson Street. No designated parking at the court.

Available at this court

Criminal matters

The criminal jurisdiction of the Magistrates’ Court hears and determines all summary offences, some indictable offences and conducts committal hearings. 

Civil matters

The Magistrates’ Court can hear civil disputes up to the value of $100,000 arising from debts, claims for damages, other monetary disputes or equitable relief.

Intervention orders

There a two types of intervention orders that can be ordered in the Magistrates' Court. They are personal safety and family violence intervention orders. 

Facilities at this court

  • Audio Visual Link
  • Toilets
  • Accessible toilets
  • Wheelchair access
  • Remote witness facility

Contact us

Enquiries P: (03) 5198 8600 F: (03) 5198 8625 E: bairnsdalecoordinator@courts.vic.gov.au
Last updated on 13 Oct 2020
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