** Updated dates for 2016/2017 **
Everything is wrapping up for Christmas, you may even be on holidays now! However, have you ever wondered if the Courts close at Christmas?
As the Courts move into a summer calendar, only limited sessions and services will run. For details in your state, you can check out the information below.
Supreme Court: 26st December 2016 to 6th January 2017
District Court: 26st December 2016 to 6th January 2017
Magistrates Court: 26st December 2016 to 6th January 2017
For further information, see the Queensland Court Calendars.
New South Wales Courts
Supreme Court: 19th December 2016 to 30th January 2017
District Court: 17th December 2016 to 29th January 2017
Local Court: 21st December 2016 – 8th January 2017
Details on individual District and Local Courts can be found on the District Court site.
Supreme Court: 17th December 2016 to 29th January 2017
County Court: 24th December 2016 – 9th January 2017
Magistrates Court: 24th December 2016 – 8th January 2017
Western Australia Court
Supreme Court: 25th December 2016 to 9th January 2017
District Court: Summer Recess for the District Courts is on the 26th and 27th December 2016
Magistrates Court: Closed only on public holidays
Shine Lawyers offices will be closed from Monday 26 December 2016 and re-open on Monday 9 January 2017. Our client contact team will continue to be available on 13 11 99 or you can make an enquiry online here.
We wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Written by Shine Lawyers on . Last modified: July 13, 2017.