Contacts: The Children’s Court

Children’s Court of Victoria

Melbourne CBD location:

477 Little Londsdale Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 8638 3300

Email: melbourneregistry@childrenscourt.vic.gov.au

Web: www.childrenscourt.vic.gov.au

Most of the criminal cases that arise in Melbourne’s inner suburbs are heard at the Children’s Court in Melbourne’s CBD. The Children’s Court also hears matters at locations throughout metropolitan and country Victoria; see the court’s website for address details. More general information about the Children’s Court can be obtained from the Children’s Court website or by speaking to registry staff at the Children’s Court.

Children’s Koori Court

Melbourne CBD location:

477 Little Londsdale Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 9032 0942 (Koori Court Unit), 8638 3377 (Koori Court Officer)

Web: www.childrenscourt.vic.gov.au/jurisdictions/koori-court

The Children’s Koori Court also sits in Bairnsdale, Hamilton, Mildura, Morwell, Portland, Shepparton, Swan Hilll and Warrnambool; see the court’s website for addresses.

Neighbourhood Justice Centre (NJC)

241 Wellington Street, Collingwood Vic 3066

Tel: 9948 8777

Email: njc@justice.vic.gov.au

Web: www.neighbourhoodjustice.vic.gov.au

NJC is a community justice centre. It is unique in Australia for its wrap-around court and social services approach.