Criminal and civil cases heard by NSW Local Court include bail applications, AVOs, some family law, RMS appeals.
NSW Local Court support for witnesses, victims of crimes, language support, legal help, technology, complaints and more.
NSW Local Court sentencing, judgments, orders in criminal cases and dispute resolution or orders in civil cases plus appeals of Court decisions.
NSW Local Court section on alternatives to going to court for civil matters. This includes resolution options, service providers and benefits.
NSW Local Court Practice Notes, registrars delegations, time standards
Find the forms you need for starting or continuing a case in the Local Court. A fee may apply to filing a form or requesting a service. Refer to the ‘Fees’ page to learn what fees apply
View a list of forms used in the Local Court of NSW and how you can file some forms online
Fees are set by regulations. View the fees that apply in the Local Court
All proceedings are recorded. Find out how to order transcripts and what fees apply.