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Magistrates' Court of Victoria (1838 - )

From
1838
Australia
Website
https://www.magistratescourt.vic.gov.au/about-us/about-court

Summary

The Magistrates' Court is the busiest court in Victoria, with 53 different locations around Victoria and handling approximately 90% of all cases which come before Victorian courts each year. It covers the main areas of: Criminal Matters and Traffic Offences; Money Claims and Civil Disputes; Family Law; Family Violence and Intervention Orders; Fines and Penalties, including the Infringements Court; Specialist Court Jurisdictions, including the Drug Court and Koori Court.

Sources used to compile this entry: About the Court', Website of the Magistates' Court of Victoria', https://www.magistratescourt.vic.gov.au/about-us/about-court, accessed 16 August 2016.

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